Why Iraq remains without a Budget in place

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Why Iraq remains without a budget in place

Nearly ten months after parliamentary elections, Iraq's political parties have still not managed to form a government, holding up the passage of important legislation-including the annual budget.

Although the Ministry of Finance has completed a draft budget, the current government is unable to submit it to the parliament due to its caretaker status.

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