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Al-Sadr Party Supporters Celebrate Interim Results of Iraqi Elections

Hundreds of supporters of Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr in Baghdad, Monday (11/10) celebrated the early results of Iraq’s legislative elections, in which al-Sadr emerged as the leading candidate. Crowds marched around Baghdad’s iconic Tahrir Square, dancing and carrying Iraqi flags and posters of al-Sadr. A tally based on partial results …

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Al-Sadr Party Wins Most Iraqi Parliament Seats

The party led by cleric Moqtada al-Sadr won the most votes in Iraq’s parliamentary elections, according to preliminary results released Monday. Counts based on partial results show the Shia cleric won more than 70 seats in the 329-seat parliament. Al-Sadr’s party said it had won 73 seats, up from 54, …

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German Social Democratic Party Discusses Coalition Forming

The German Social Democratic Party (SPD), the winner of last month’s national parliamentary election, said Wednesday they are holding talks with the Greens and the Free Democratic Party (FDP), who are third and fourth winners, respectively, to form a ruling coalition. While still far from an agreement, the announcement brings …

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‘New’ Labor Party Prepares to Run for 2024 Election

FLY — President of the Confederation of Indonesian Trade Unions (KSPI) Said Iqbal said the workers agreed to revive the Labor Party which was founded by the late Muchtar Pakpahan. There are at least four major confederations that will revive this party, namely KSPI, the Confederation of All-Indonesian Trade Unions …

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Japan’s new leader vows to reform ruling party

The newly -appointed leader of the Liberal Democratic Party (LDP), Fumio Kishida, on Wednesday (29/9) said he would maintain a “determination” to reform the ruling party as it prepares to become the next prime minister. “My determination to reform the LDP Party has not changed, not a millimeter. I will …

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Angela Merkel’s party loses, Germany’s future is uncertain

The preliminary results of Germany’s legislative elections show the centre-left Social Democrats won the highest number of votes in the election that will determine Germany’s future after Chancellor Angela Merkel resigned after 16 years in power. Germany has embarked on a bid to form a new government, which could take …

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