This Is A Day Of Victory! Elections Begin
I admit, after reading these articles, I do not believe I could write a better article than Taipei Times has written. So without further adeiu, here is their article with a little interruption for an image and a quote from ABC News.
Early voting begins in Iraq elections.
Thursday, Jan 29, 2009, Page 4
Iraqi policemen hold up their ink-stained fingers after casting their vote in the country's provincial elections in Baghdad, Iraq, Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2009. The polls opened Wednesday for members of the Iraqi security forces, detainees and hospital patients. General voting is scheduled on Saturday. (Hadi Mizban/AP Photo), courtesy of ABC News.
Soldiers, police, prisoners and displaced people began early voting yesterday ahead of Saturday’s provincial election in Iraq, which will determine the political landscape across the country as US forces withdraw.
Iraqis held in detention were also expected to take part in the early voting.
US and Iraqi authorities hoped the election would open the political process to more groups and further erode support for extremist networks....
And this really IS B*N*S*N and you won't have seen this in the msm. But, you can read the rest of this one here.