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Iraqi court certifies election results

Many Iran-backed militias rejected the results of the October election in which they performed poorly.
Iraqi judges attend a court session at the Supreme Judicial Council in the Iraqi capital, Baghdad, on Dec. 27, 2021.

Iraq’s Supreme Court today certified the results of the October elections. 

Judge Jasim Muhammad Abud announced the decision in a statement that was published by the official Iraq Media Network. 

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