May 17 2018 10:23 PM
The White House said on Thursday that there was no change in Washington's foreign policy towards Iraq after last Saturday's election.
White House spokeswoman Sarah Sanders told the daily press conference on Thursday.
"There is no change in US policy toward Iraq after the election results are announced," Sanders said. "We care about what is happening there, but nothing new in our foreign policy."
According to the preliminary results of the elections, the alliance, "Saun", which is supported by the leader of the Sadrist movement, Moqtada al-Sadr and includes Shiite and secular forces, the results of the parliamentary elections, followed by the coalition, "open" led by Hadi al-Amiri, then the coalition, "victory," led by Prime Minister Haider Abadi , In third place.
Sadr's alliance has not won the majority to form the next government, but it will play a key role in identifying the next prime minister. Sadr says he will form a government of technocrats away from the dominance of ruling parties for many years to ensure their full performance and reforms. In the administration of the country, and the fight against corruption, while the Commission will announce the final results of the elections on Friday.
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