The politic of Iraq is entering the new phase as it has been free from any influence of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria. It can be proven as the parliament of the country has successfully held an election on May 12th, 2018. There were so many people that got excited about it as the government can finally reform the political system of the country in the better. Aside of that, the latest elections of the country actually have some interesting facts that you can miss at all. Then, do you really want to figure them out? If you do, it will be so much recommended for you to keep reading below.
– It has supported with electronic counting system
One of the important facts about the elections in Iraq is that it is finally supported by an electronic counting system for the first time in the country’s history. Many, including the High Elections Commission, believe that this kind of counting system can really help them to handle the poll in the better way. So then, all of the people of Iraq will be able to find out the results of the elections faster and more accurate for sure. However, there are some from judi poker parties that want to challenge the court to do the manual recount instead. It is all because they really think that the elections are surrounded with so many suspicions of forgery. It can even be worse as they seem to not trust the elections commission either. Fortunately, according to Iyad al-Samouk, who is the spokesperson of the court, the top court of the country has decided to reject the challenges of manual recount. He explained that the court had the chance to discuss about the challenges on the last Wednesday, and it decided to not cancel the results of the elections.
– The results of the elections
Based on the official results of the Elections, the Saeroon’s List has been on the first place. This particular list actually gets supported by Shia leader named Muqtada al-Sadr. He is such a populist who really wants to be free from any influences from Iran, and then he also opposed to the presence of the foreign military in Iraq. Furthermore the second place belongs to al-Fatah which is an alliance of the former leaders that backed the force campaign to drive the militants of the Islamic State out of the country. Moreover, al-Nasr list of Abadi is on the third position.