Iraqis living outside the country go to the polls for parliament elections

ISTANBUL (CIHAN)- Iraqis living outside the country go to the polls today within the scope of parliament elections which will be held in the country on April 29-30.

About 800 thousand Iraq citizens living in 19 foreign countries will vote during upcoming two days at the embassies of the country across the world.

Iraqis living in Turkey also started to appear at the polling stations in Ankara and Istanbul since morning hours on Sunday. Reportedly there are more than 40 thousand Iraqi citizens living in turkey.

According to Iraqi official sources, 9 thousand candidates will vie for 328 seats at the parliament in this elections.

SOURCE: CIHAN