Iraq election

Update Voters disillusioned by corruption boycott Iraq parliamentary elections video

Voters disillusioned by corruption boycott Iraq parliamentary elections

  • Polls close across Iraq in early vote after mass protests
  • A total of 3,449 candidates are vying for 329 seats in the parliamentary elections
By Arab News ·

Special As election day unfolds Sunday, many young Iraqis still feel alienated from the political process and skeptical about meaningful change happening via the ballot box. (AFP/File Photo) graphic

Iraq’s young voters ponder how to effect meaningful change

By KAREEM BOTANE AND ROBERT EDWARDS ·