National Democratic Coalition (Iraq)

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The National Democratic Coalition was a political party in Iraq led by Abid Faisal al-Sahlani [1] The party ran in the Iraqi legislative election of January 2005 even though one of their most influential members and the Justice Minister at the time, Malik Dohan al-Hassan, called for the Iraqi legislative election of January 2005 to be postponed as they could "trigger civil war".[2] They only received 9,747 votes.


  1. ^ "Guide to Iraqi political parties". BBC News. January 20, 2006. Retrieved August 23, 2009. 
  2. ^ Iraqi Elections (I): The Imperatives of Elections on Schedule, MEMRI, 2004-12-15