24.12.05

Iraqi Court Bars at Least 90 Candidates for Parliament

Iraqi Court Bars at Least 90 Candidates for Parliament - New York Times:

Democratic elections? Bullshit!



"An Iraqi court has ordered that at least 90 candidates in the recent national elections disqualified from serving in the Iraqi Parliament because of their ties to Saddam Hussein's Baath Party. The head of Iraq's electoral commission, Adel al-Lami, said at a news conference here Saturday afternoon that the commission would abide by the court's ruling."