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Hopes of a better tomorrow as Iraqis go to the polls

Iraqis head to the ballot box on May 12 to elect a new national parliament. It will be the fourth such election since the United States-led invasion of the country back in 2003. That controversial intervention and occupation removed Iraqi dictator Saddam Hussein, yet also plunged Iraq into years of bitter sectarian and ethnic conflict. […]

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