A Kurdish man and woman show their ink-stained fingers, during parliamentary elections in the semi-autonomous region in Arbil, Iraq. Photo: Reuters

Kurds in Iraq hold first parliamentary election since 2013

The vote takes place as political infighting and a growing Islamic State threat closed the last parliament, setting off a fierce fight for control over the Kurdistan Regional Government

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A Kurdish man and woman show their ink-stained fingers, during parliamentary elections in the semi-autonomous region in Arbil, Iraq. Photo: Reuters
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