Topic: Ibrahim al-Jaafari
Three months after elections, Iraq's parliament met for the first time in a short meeting to swear in new members. Politicians say negotiations on forming a new government could still be months away from completion.
06/14/2010 02:19 pm
In the wake of the disputed Iraq election, the two largest Shiite parties announced they are creating an alliance to lead the next government that leaves them just 4 votes shy of a parliamentary majority.
05/05/2010 04:51 pm
With followers of anti-American cleric Moqtada al-Sadr saying they support neither Nouri al-Maliki nor Iyad Allawi, the top two vote-getters continue to jostle for allies to form a coalition that will lead Iraq.
04/07/2010 03:06 pm
Real change requires shifts at the individual level nudged by programs that focus on respect and accomodation.
04/17/2009 01:00 am
Top politicians race to avoid all-out war between feuding Shiite factions as US forces launch airstrikes against Mahdi Army targets.
03/28/2008 01:00 am