Iraqi PM's Bloc Wins Most Parliamentary Seats

wochit politics
May 19, 2014 AT 10:04 AM
Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki moved closer to winning a third term Monday as his Shiite-dominated political bloc emerged firmly in first place in the country's first parliamentary elections since the U.S. military withdrawal in 2011. The challenge now for al-Maliki is to build a ruling coalition as violence rages and instability grows.