Understanding the constitutional structure and current composition of Iraq’s legislative branch is a prerequisite to analyzing the much-maligned progress of key legislation. As with the executive, the political diversity of Iraq’s legislature presents many significant challenges and a few opportunities to meeting the legislative benchmarks considered important to stability and reconciliation.
Wednesday, February 13, 2008
Iraq politics, continued
Bill Ardolino at The Long War Journal has Inside Iraqi politics – Part 3. Examining the legislative branch posted now.