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Oil Minister "Suspends Participation" in Cabinet Meetings

By John Lee. Iraqi Oil Minister Adel Abdel Mahdi [Adil Abd Al-Mahdi] (pictured) has said he is "suspending his participation" in cabinet meetings, until parliament votes on his resignation, which he offered last summer. He has also cancelled all appointments and activities relating to his position as Minister, saying that his decision was aimed at "confronting […]

Baghdad Key in Electoral Battle

This article was originally published by Niqash. Any opinions expressed are those of the author, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Iraq Business News. As a province, Baghdad has the biggest population and therefore gets the biggest share of representative seats in Iraq’s Parliament. And unlike in other provinces, the population is far from […]