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The Sadrist Movement in the electoral race: Any surprises

Shafaq News / It is no exaggeration to say that the Sadrist movement is among the most keenly sought by politicians and observers, not only for its parliamentary quota, which was the largest in the last elections, but also because its leader, Muqtada Al-Sadr, may still be keeping other surprises up his sleeve for the last moments.

He won the largest number of seats in the next Iraqi

2021-10-22  Perhaps the most prominent issues that turned the Sadrist movement into the largest parliamentary and political bloc is its electoral machine that invested in the electoral division of the new law (which transformed Iraq into 83 electoral districts after it was 18), as well as the commitment of its masses to the electoral recommendations issued

The Promises and Pitfalls of Iraq’s Post-Election

2021-10-25  However, the Sadrist movement built an effective electoral machine, used the system to gain as many seats as possible, and retained its core electorates simultaneously. The movement launched this strategy a few months ago when Muqtada al-Sadr announced the Al-Bunyan al-Marsous campaign to register their loyal voters and determine their regions.

Sadrist movement reveals the "form" of its electoral list

Shafaq News / The Sadrist movement revealed on Thursday the form of its electoral list for the upcoming elections on June 2021. A leader in the movement, who preferred to remain anonymous, told Sh

Preliminary results, electoral officials and the Sadrist

2021-10-11  2021-10-11  Preliminary results, electoral officials and the Sadrist movement: Shiite cleric Muktada Al Sadr comes first in the Iraqi parliamentary elections Annahar information: The meeting of the Supreme Defense Council is dedicated to studying the request of the judicial investigator, Tarek Al Bitar, for permission to pursue Major General Tony Saliba

Explaining Iraq’s election results Chatham House

2021-10-23  2021-10-23  In reality the results reveal the sophistication and coherence of the Sadrist electoral machine and the challenges presented by the new electoral system Under the old electoral systems of open or closed list proportional representation, votes cast for a candidate could be redistributed to other candidates from the same party.

Sadrist movement will not share power, inside source said

2021-10-31  Date: 2021-10-31T19:25:00+0000. Shafaq News/ A source from inside the Sadrist movement lambasted the approach that some Iraqi forces pursue to shuffle the cards and earn a position in the cabinet line up, stressing that the movement has changed its mindset and it will "not share the power this time." The source said in a statement to Shafaq

Iraqi Sadrists envision role as broker of next government

2021-10-8  Iraqi Sadrists envision role as broker of next government. After once threatening to sit out the elections, the Sadrist movement has embarked on a media and political campaign to increase election turnout. Iraqi supporters of Shiite leader Muqtada al-Sadr raise flags of their "Marching Toward Reform" electoral alliance during a campaign rally

A Sardist party on reports of Shiite figures joining the

Date: 2021-02-04T17:10:26+0000. Shafaq News/ The "Integrity" party (al-Istiqama) linked to the Sadrist movement, led by Muqtada al-Sadr, responded today, Thursday, to reports about influential Shiite figures joining the movement. A member of the General Secretariat of the party, Muhammad Rashk, told Shafaq News agency, “the Sadrist movement

Muqtada al-Sadr's Boycott of Iraq Elections: A Political

2021-8-2  The strategy of the Sadrist movement was based on building influence in the lower and middle ranks of the ministries, rather than assuming the position of minister, which they often prefer to give to a technocratic figure. As a result, the opponents of the Sadrist movement, especially rival Shiite actors, moved to hold the movement responsible

Explaining Iraq’s election results Chatham House

2021-10-23  In reality the results reveal the sophistication and coherence of the Sadrist electoral machine and the challenges presented by the new electoral system Under the old electoral systems of open or closed list proportional representation, votes cast for a candidate could be redistributed to other candidates from the same party.

Preliminary results, electoral officials and the Sadrist

2021-10-11  Preliminary results, electoral officials and the Sadrist movement: Shiite cleric Muktada Al Sadr comes first in the Iraqi parliamentary elections Annahar information: The meeting of the Supreme Defense Council is dedicated to studying the request of the judicial investigator, Tarek Al Bitar, for permission to pursue Major General Tony Saliba

Iraq's electoral commission announces full results of

2021-10-17  According to local media reports, the initial results showed al-Sadr's party, the Sadrist Movement, leading with more than 70 seats, whereas former Iraqi Prime Minister Nuri

Who's Competing in Iraq's Elections? Asharq AL-awsat

2021-9-28  The Sadrist Movement The political organization of Shiite cleric Moqtada al-Sadr, the Sadrist Movement, is widely expected to emerge as parliament's biggest faction. The Sadr-led Sairoon alliance won 54 seats in 2018, more than any other faction, giving Sadr decisive influence in

Iraq's cleric sets conditions for dealing with Washington

2021-10-17  On Monday, the Iraqi Independent High Electoral Commission announced the preliminary results of the elections, with the Sadrist Movement led by al-Sadr in the lead with more than 70 seats. The Iraqi parliamentary elections, originally scheduled for 2022, were held in advance in response to months of protests against corruption, poor governance, and a lack of public services.

Sadr and independents biggest winners under Iraq's new

2021-10-13  Still, the Sadrist movement was the biggest winner thanks to the new election law. In previous years, Sadr worked to pass an election law in multiple districts. With the October 2019 protests, which he controlled at some point, Sadr had an opportunity to pressure the political blocs to pass the law, which came in accordance with his aspirations

Al-Sadr condemns “regional interference” in Iraqi

2021-10-31  The leader of the Sadrist movement, Muqtada al-Sadr, said that there are confirmed news of regional interference in the Iraqi electoral affairs. Al-Sadr said on “Twitter” yesterday, Saturday: “We are receiving confirmed news of regional interventions in the Iraqi electoral affair and pressure on the political blocs and bodies for the sake of foreign interests

Sadrists claim largest bloc in Iraq Parliament World

2021-10-13  Shiite Muslim cleric Muqtada al-Sadr's bloc, the Sadrist Movement, won nearly 70 seats in Baghdad and other southern provinces, while the State of

Electoral Commission The Voting News

At a protest in Baghdad on July 15, Sadr, leader of the Sadrist movement, had called for the commission to be dismissed because of its basis in the partisan, sectarian quota system. He is calling for a technocratic electoral commission with members appointed by the

Iraqi Elections: A Fragile Balance Set Up to Fail

2021-9-30  Iraqi Elections: A Fragile Balance Set Up to Fail. Haitham Numan. Amidst public cries to boycott the upcoming Iraqi parliamentary elections and to reform the political landscape of the country, Iranian-backed militias are mobilizing forces and preparing to assume power, while the Sadrists hope to play kingmaker. September 30, 2021.

Who's Competing in Iraq's Elections? Asharq AL-awsat

2021-9-28  The Sadrist Movement The political organization of Shiite cleric Moqtada al-Sadr, the Sadrist Movement, is widely expected to emerge as parliament's biggest faction. The Sadr-led Sairoon alliance won 54 seats in 2018, more than any other faction, giving Sadr decisive influence in

Analysis: A look at power blocs in road to new Iraqi

2021-10-23  Presently, Sadrist Movement leads the negotiations for a majority. The movement witnessed a jump in its seats despite downturn in the turnout rate compared to 2018.

Iraq's cleric sets conditions for dealing with Washington

2021-10-17  On Monday, the Iraqi Independent High Electoral Commission announced the preliminary results of the elections, with the Sadrist Movement led by al-Sadr in the lead with more than 70 seats. The Iraqi parliamentary elections, originally scheduled for 2022, were held in advance in response to months of protests against corruption, poor governance, and a lack of public services.

Electoral Commission The Voting News

At a protest in Baghdad on July 15, Sadr, leader of the Sadrist movement, had called for the commission to be dismissed because of its basis in the partisan, sectarian quota system. He is calling for a technocratic electoral commission with members appointed by the

Sadrists claim largest bloc in Iraq Parliament World

2021-10-13  Shiite Muslim cleric Muqtada al-Sadr's bloc, the Sadrist Movement, won nearly 70 seats in Baghdad and other southern provinces, while the State of

Iraq elections 2021: How new intake from the uprising

2021-10-12  Iraqi leader Muqtada al-Sadr's Sadrist bloc, with a highly organised political machine and disciplined party base, turned out to be the biggest winners, netting about 73 seats according to

Iraq election results: Sadrists claim largest bloc after

2021-10-12  The political movement of Iraq's influential Shiite cleric Moqtada Sadr on Monday said it had retained the biggest share of seats in the country's parliament, after elections with a record low voter turnout. A Sadrist official who asked not to be named told AFP that the movement had won around 73 of the parliament's 329 seats in Sunday's election.

Iraqi Elections: A Fragile Balance Set Up to Fail

2021-9-30  Iraqi Elections: A Fragile Balance Set Up to Fail. Haitham Numan. Amidst public cries to boycott the upcoming Iraqi parliamentary elections and to reform the political landscape of the country, Iranian-backed militias are mobilizing forces and preparing to assume power, while the Sadrists hope to play kingmaker. September 30, 2021.

Iraq electoral commission orders some manual Rudaw.net

2021-10-23  Iraq electoral commission orders some manual recounts . Supporters of the pro-Iran Hashd al-Shaabi alliance rest in front of posters of killed protesters as well as a portrait of slain Iraqi

Iraq elections 2021: results to come Monday afternoon

2021-10-11  The vote was held months ahead of schedule under a new electoral law, introduced in response to the demands of the pro-reform, youth-led protest movement that began in October 2019,prompted by rampant corruption, poor services and a lack of jobs.. The election is the fifth since the toppling of Saddam Hussein’s dictatorship by a US-led invasion in 2003.