Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al Maliki and former Prime Minister Ibrahim al Jaffari are at the top of two separate tickets trying to boost their political strength in Iraq's January provincial elections.
Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al Maliki and former Prime Minister Ibrahim al Jaffari are at the top of two separate tickets trying to boost their political strength in Iraq's January provincial elections. Mohammed al Dulaimy / MCT
Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al Maliki and former Prime Minister Ibrahim al Jaffari are at the top of two separate tickets trying to boost their political strength in Iraq's January provincial elections. Mohammed al Dulaimy / MCT

Thousands of candidates may complicate Iraq's provincial elections

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