19 August 2022
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MP says party leaders in Baghdad agree on early electionsThursday 18 August 2022

MP says party leaders in Baghdad agree on early elections

The meeting among the heads of Iraq political parties held on Wednesday, August 17, at the presidential palace in Baghdad was a positive development, said Sirwa Abdulwahid, an MP and bloc leader of the New Generation Movement (NGM) in the Iraqi Parliament.

    Former British PM wanted to leave Kurds alone against Saddam Hussein's attackWednesday 30 December 2020

    Former British PM wanted to leave Kurds alone against Saddam Hussein's attack

    According to recently released classified documents, former British Prime Minister John Major, who was concerned about a Saddam Hussein all-out attack on the no-fly Kurdish zone in northern Iraq in 1996, intended to leave the Kurds alone in the face of a possible attack by the Iraqi toppled dictator.

    Former British PM wanted to leave Kurds alone against Saddam Hussein's attackWednesday 30 December 2020

    Former British PM wanted to leave Kurds alone against Saddam Hussein's attack

    According to recently released classified documents, former British Prime Minister John Major, who was concerned about a Saddam Hussein all-out attack on the no-fly Kurdish zone in northern Iraq in 1996, intended to leave the Kurds alone in the face of a possible attack by the Iraqi toppled dictator.