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Saairun to announce formation of parl't largest bloc within days: leader

Hakim al-Zamly

Leader in Sadrist Movement, Hakim al-Zamly said on Tuesday that Saairun Alliance will announce the formation of the parliament largest bloc in the coming few days.

Zamly pointed out that Saairun, which has a large number of seats in the upcoming parliament, has understandings with a number of political blocs, adding that the alliance will announce the formation of the largest bloc after the final results of parliamentary elections get approved.

He noted that Saairun Alliance holds talks with all Iraqi political blocs except State of Law Coalition, which is led by former Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki.


On May 12, Iraqi people made their way to the poll stations to cast their ballots in the country's first parliamentary elections since the defeat of ISIS terrorist group in December 2017.

Saairun Alliance, which is led by Sadrist Movement leader Moqtada al-Sadr, won the most number of seats in the upcoming parliament.