Middle East Economic Survey


No 18


Political Comment (3 May 2010)

The Iraqiya slate's narrow victory in Iraq's parliamentary elections is now being challenged on two fronts a manual recount in Baghdad and the disqualification of candidates by a deba'thification "panel." US envoy George Mitchell is still trying to reanimate the peace process. Sudan's presidential elections have produced predictable results.

Iraq's Election Results Challenged

Last week's decision by Iraq's...