Iraq’s Democratic Experience - Prospects and Challenges
Rafidain Centre, Najaf
4 December 2018
Ladies and Gentlemen,
Thank you for the invitation to speak here today, at the Al-Rafidain Center, on Iraq’s democratic experience.
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