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IHEC: 210 active political parties operate in Iraq


The Independent High Electoral Commission (IHEC) revealed on Saturday that Iraq has 210 political parties, which is a huge number.

"IHEC has registered about eight new parties since the end of the parliamentary elections last year, including secular and Islamic ones," said Riyad al-Badran, member of the Commissioners Board.

"The registration process is still ongoing and not limited to a particular season," he said, adding that "Iraq currently has about 210 parties."


Last Modified: Sunday، 14 July 2019 12:30 AM