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Egypt - Foreign Affairs
4/2/2023 3:45:41 PM
Iraq's Speaker of Parliament Mohammed Al-Halboosi stressed the importance of activating the trilateral cooperation mechanism with both Egypt and Jordan in a meeting on Sunday with Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi in Cairo.

Egypt - Foreign Affairs
4/2/2023 12:32:04 PM
Iraq's Speaker of Parliament Mohammed Al-Halboosi has arrived in Cairo in an official visit, where he is scheduled to hold talks with Egypt’s Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shoukry on Sunday.

Al-Ahram Weekly - World
10/24/2022 11:13:00 PM
The Iraqi parliament met last week to elect a new president for the country as well as to appoint a new prime minister, writes Nermeen Al-Mufti in Baghdad.

World - Region
10/11/2022 6:49:36 PM
Iraq's parliament will meet Thursday to "elect the president", speaker Mohammed al-Halbussi's office said, in a surprise move seen at trying to end months of political impasse.

World - Region
9/28/2022 11:19:42 PM
Three rockets were fired Wednesday at Baghdad's Green Zone, wounding seven security force personnel, as parliament was holding its first session in two months, Iraq's security forces said.

World - Region
9/28/2022 5:46:35 PM
Supporters of Iraq's influential Shia cleric Muqtada al-Sadr again stormed Baghdad's Green Zone government area Wednesday as the Iraqi parliament held session on the resignation of its speaker.

World - Region
9/26/2022 6:53:53 PM
Iraq's parliament, at the centre of a months-long political paralysis, is to convene Wednesday for the first time since deadly unrest in August and a sit-in protest by supporters of Shia cleric Moqtada Sadr.

World - Region
8/18/2022 11:25:39 PM
In the capital of crisis-torn Iraq, two tent cities have sprung up as rival Shia blocs have set up protest camps, complete with cooked meals and air-conditioners against the blistering heat.

World - Region
8/10/2022 6:45:40 PM
Iraq's powerful Shia Muslim leader Moqtada Sadr on Wednesday called on the judiciary to dissolve parliament by the end of next week, urging his supporters to keep up a sit-in outside the legislature.

Al-Ahram Weekly - World
8/5/2022 3:14:00 PM
Mass protests are filling the political vacuum following a 10-month political standoff in Iraq, Nermeen Al-Mufti reports from Baghdad.

Al-Ahram Weekly - Opinion
8/2/2022 9:10:27 PM
For the second time in a week, on Saturday, protesters stormed the Iraqi parliament in Baghdad, breaching the high-security Green Zone. More than 120 people were injured.

World - Region
7/31/2022 2:30:24 PM
Hundreds of followers of powerful Iraqi Shiite preacher Moqtada Sadr camped at the country's parliament Sunday for a second day, protesting against corruption and political mismanagement.

World - Region
7/28/2022 9:34:00 PM
The followers of the influential populist Shia cleric came by the thousands to storm Iraq's parliament. Just as quickly, the protesters dispersed at his command.

World - Region
3/15/2022 10:29:41 PM
The Iraqi parliament on Tuesday scheduled a March 26 session for deputies to hold a delayed vote on the country's president.

World - Region
3/5/2022 5:19:02 PM
The Iraqi parliament on Saturday reopened registration for candidates to run for president, a contest already behind schedule following last October's general election.

World - Region
2/27/2020 2:58:00 PM

Al-Ahram Weekly - World
1/14/2020 11:02:57 PM
Iraq has been facing a political storm over recent months that has underlined the catastrophic ineptitude of its leaders

World - Region
1/5/2020 8:00:04 PM

World - Region
1/5/2020 12:23:10 PM

World - Region
12/26/2019 3:53:53 PM

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