Iraq: Despite Political Consolidation, Challenges Still Ahead

October 2010
Emerging Markets Monitor;10/11/2010, Vol. 16 Issue 27, p19
Country Report
This article provides an outlook for political conditions in Iraq in 2010. Business Monitor International Ltd. (BMI) expects the creation of the National Alliance bloc to enhance the chances of government formation in the country. BMI believes that the nomination of Premier Nouri al-Maliki will reduce the stability of the government. The firm also observes a possible return to sectarian violence.


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