The Kurdistan Region parliamentary elections of 2005 for the
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A legislature is an assembly
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The Kurdistan Region of Iraq (KRI; ku, ھەرێمی کوردستان, translit=Herêma Kurdistanê, ar, إقليم كردستان), also known as Iraqi Kurdistan, is an autonomous administrative division, autonomous region in Iraq comprising ...
, were held on 30 January 2005, to coincide with the
January 2005 Iraqi parliamentary election
Parliamentary elections were held in Iraq on 30 January 2005 to elect the new National Assembly
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and elections to the
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councils. It was the first parliamentary election to be held in Kurdistan Region since 1992.
*Election data from the Kurdistan National Assembly
Voting Breakdown by Governorate
Democratic Patriotic Alliance of Kurdistan party breakdown:
Kurdistan Democratic Party
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Patriotic Union of Kurdistan
The Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK; ku, Yekîtiya Nîştimanî ya Kurdistanê, یەکێتیی نیشتمانیی کوردستان) is a Kurdish nationalist
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Kurdistan Islamic Union
Kurdistan Islamic Union ( ku, یەکگرتووی ئیسلامیی کوردستان ,Yekgirtiya Îslamî ya Kurdistanê; ar, الاتحاد الاسلامي الكوردستاني, al-Ittiḥād al-islāmī al-kūrdistānī), colloquially referred t ...
* Turkmen Democratic Movement
*Kurdistan Communist Party - 3
*Kurdistan Socialist Democratic Party - 2
*Assyrian Democratic Movement- 2
*Chaldean Cultural Society - 1
*Bet Nahrain Democratic Party - 1
*Chaldean Democratic Union Party - 1
*Farmers Movement Party - 1
*Democratic National Union of Kurdistan - 1
*Independent Nouri Talabany - 1
The Kurdish National Assembly did not sit until 4 June 2005.
Independent Electoral Commission of Iraq
2005 elections in Iraq
2005 in Iraqi Kurdistan
Elections in Kurdistan Region, 2005