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Analysis: Iraq parliament moves towards pre-election showdown
Numerous question marks hang over provincial and national elections expected to take place next year as MPs grapple to resolve disputes over election laws and the make-up of the electoral commission
October 8, 2017
Maliki uses budget dispute to boost his third-term prospects
By divide and conquer, the Iraqi leader could be positioning himself for a third term, writes Kirk Sowell.
March 25, 2014
Maliki’s untimely campaign in Anbar will likely backfire
Iraq's security forces are struggling to contain the surge by the Islamic State of Iraq and Al-Sham.
January 1, 2014
Iraq’s judicial reshuffle places power in the hands of the few
The doctrine of the “separation of powers” is under threat in Baghdad thanks to the close connections between political and judicial players.
October 21, 2013
Movement in Shia cities may prove a headache for Maliki
Now many Shia, too, are joining protests against continuing problems in Iraq
September 17, 2013
Iraq's Supreme Court yields its independence to Maliki
Recent developments in Iraq's Supreme Court indicate that judicial independence is losing gound under steady pressure from Prime Minister Nouri Al Maliki.
February 29, 2012