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Abadi's coalition won 60 seats, Sadr's got 51, sources



Iraq's incumbent PM Haider Abadi's Victory Alliance has won 60 seats of the 328-seat parliament, well-informed sources told the Baghdad Post base on preliminary results. 


The sources added that prominent Shia cleric Moqtada Al Sadr's Saeroon Coalition won 51 seats. 


Iraqi parliamentary elections were held Saturday, the first elections since the ousting of ISIS terrorists. 


According o the sources, Abadi will ally with Al-Sadr to form the coming government.