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Iraqi leaders wind up election campaign

<p>A man who voted on the parliamentary special voting day attends Friday prayers in Baghdad's Sadr City, northeastern Baghdad March 5, 2010. REUTERS/Mohammed Ameen</p>

A man who voted on the parliamentary special voting day attends Friday prayers in Baghdad's Sadr City, northeastern Baghdad March 5, 2010. REUTERS/Mohammed Ameen

A man who voted on the parliamentary special voting day attends Friday prayers in Baghdad's Sadr City, northeastern Baghdad March 5, 2010. REUTERS/Mohammed Ameen

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<p>An Iraqi refugee woman living in Syria displays her finger after voting at a polling station for refugees in al-sayda Zeinab, near the Syrian capital of Damascus, March 5, 2010. REUTERS/Khaled al-Hariri</p>

An Iraqi refugee woman living in Syria displays her finger after voting at a polling station for refugees in al-sayda Zeinab, near the Syrian capital of Damascus, March 5, 2010. REUTERS/Khaled al-Hariri

An Iraqi refugee woman living in Syria displays her finger after voting at a polling station for refugees in al-sayda Zeinab, near the Syrian capital of Damascus, March 5, 2010. REUTERS/Khaled al-Hariri

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<p>An Iraqi refugee woman living in Syria displays her finger after voting at a polling station for refugees in al-sayda Zeinab, near the Syrian capital of Damascus, March 5, 2010. REUTERS/Khaled al-Hariri</p>

An Iraqi refugee woman living in Syria displays her finger after voting at a polling station for refugees in al-sayda Zeinab, near the Syrian capital of Damascus, March 5, 2010. REUTERS/Khaled al-Hariri

An Iraqi refugee woman living in Syria displays her finger after voting at a polling station for refugees in al-sayda Zeinab, near the Syrian capital of Damascus, March 5, 2010. REUTERS/Khaled al-Hariri

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<p>Iraqi refugees living in Syria vote at a polling station for refugees in al-sayda Zeinab, near the Syrian capital of Damascus, March 5, 2010. REUTERS/Khaled al-Hariri</p>

Iraqi refugees living in Syria vote at a polling station for refugees in al-sayda Zeinab, near the Syrian capital of Damascus, March 5, 2010. REUTERS/Khaled al-Hariri

Iraqi refugees living in Syria vote at a polling station for refugees in al-sayda Zeinab, near the Syrian capital of Damascus, March 5, 2010. REUTERS/Khaled al-Hariri

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<p>Iraqi policemen show their ink-stained fingers after voting outside a polling station in Najaf, 160 km (100 miles) south of Baghdad, March 4, 2010. REUTERS/Ali Abu Shish</p>

Iraqi policemen show their ink-stained fingers after voting outside a polling station in Najaf, 160 km (100 miles) south of Baghdad, March 4, 2010. REUTERS/Ali Abu Shish

Iraqi policemen show their ink-stained fingers after voting outside a polling station in Najaf, 160 km (100 miles) south of Baghdad, March 4, 2010. REUTERS/Ali Abu Shish

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<p>A policeman searches Iraqi soldiers queuing to vote at a polling station in Baghdad March 4, 2010. REUTERS/Ahmed Jadallah</p>

A policeman searches Iraqi soldiers queuing to vote at a polling station in Baghdad March 4, 2010. REUTERS/Ahmed Jadallah

A policeman searches Iraqi soldiers queuing to vote at a polling station in Baghdad March 4, 2010. REUTERS/Ahmed Jadallah

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<p>The ink-stained finger of a member of the Iraqi security forces is seen as he stands guard after voting at a polling station in Baghdad March 4, 2010. REUTERS/Mohammed Ameen</p>

The ink-stained finger of a member of the Iraqi security forces is seen as he stands guard after voting at a polling station in Baghdad March 4, 2010. REUTERS/Mohammed Ameen

The ink-stained finger of a member of the Iraqi security forces is seen as he stands guard after voting at a polling station in Baghdad March 4, 2010. REUTERS/Mohammed Ameen

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<p>Iraqi security personnel carry locked boxes of ballots after ending the parliamentary special voting day at a polling station in Basra, 420 km (261 miles) southeast of Baghdad, March 4, 2010. REUTERS/Atef Hassan</p>

Iraqi security personnel carry locked boxes of ballots after ending the parliamentary special voting day at a polling station in Basra, 420 km (261 miles) southeast of Baghdad, March 4, 2010. REUTERS/Atef Hassan

Iraqi security personnel carry locked boxes of ballots after ending the parliamentary special voting day at a polling station in Basra, 420 km (261 miles) southeast of Baghdad, March 4, 2010. REUTERS/Atef Hassan

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<p>Policemen wait to vote outside a polling station in Sulaimaniya, 260 km (160 miles) northeast of Baghdad, March 4, 2010. REUTERS/Jamal Penjweny</p>

Policemen wait to vote outside a polling station in Sulaimaniya, 260 km (160 miles) northeast of Baghdad, March 4, 2010. REUTERS/Jamal Penjweny

Policemen wait to vote outside a polling station in Sulaimaniya, 260 km (160 miles) northeast of Baghdad, March 4, 2010. REUTERS/Jamal Penjweny

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<p>Iraqi soldiers queue to vote at a polling station in Baghdad, March 4, 2010. Over 800,000 Iraqi including security personnel, doctors, prisoners and people in hospital are set to vote on Thursday in the special parliamentary voting. REUTERS/Thaier al-Sudani</p>

Iraqi soldiers queue to vote at a polling station in Baghdad, March 4, 2010. Over 800,000 Iraqi including security personnel, doctors, prisoners and people in hospital are set to vote on Thursday in the special parliamentary voting. REUTERS/Thaier...more

Iraqi soldiers queue to vote at a polling station in Baghdad, March 4, 2010. Over 800,000 Iraqi including security personnel, doctors, prisoners and people in hospital are set to vote on Thursday in the special parliamentary voting. REUTERS/Thaier al-Sudani

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<p>Iraqi soldiers and policemen stand in line as they wait to vote outside a polling station in Baghdad March 4, 2010. Over 800,000 Iraqis including security personnel, doctors, prisoners and people in hospital are set to vote on Thursday in a special parliamentary voting. REUTERS/Mohammed Ameen</p>

Iraqi soldiers and policemen stand in line as they wait to vote outside a polling station in Baghdad March 4, 2010. Over 800,000 Iraqis including security personnel, doctors, prisoners and people in hospital are set to vote on Thursday in a special...more

Iraqi soldiers and policemen stand in line as they wait to vote outside a polling station in Baghdad March 4, 2010. Over 800,000 Iraqis including security personnel, doctors, prisoners and people in hospital are set to vote on Thursday in a special parliamentary voting. REUTERS/Mohammed Ameen

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<p>An Iraqi policeman votes at a polling station in Baghdad March 4, 2010. Over 800,000 Iraqis including security personnel, doctors, prisoners and people in hospital are set to vote on Thursday in a special parliamentary voting. REUTERS/Thaier al-Sudani</p>

An Iraqi policeman votes at a polling station in Baghdad March 4, 2010. Over 800,000 Iraqis including security personnel, doctors, prisoners and people in hospital are set to vote on Thursday in a special parliamentary voting. REUTERS/Thaier...more

An Iraqi policeman votes at a polling station in Baghdad March 4, 2010. Over 800,000 Iraqis including security personnel, doctors, prisoners and people in hospital are set to vote on Thursday in a special parliamentary voting. REUTERS/Thaier al-Sudani

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<p>An inmate casts his ballot inside a prison in Kerbala, 80 km (50 miles) southwest of Baghdad, March 4, 2010. REUTERS/Mushtaq Muhammed</p>

An inmate casts his ballot inside a prison in Kerbala, 80 km (50 miles) southwest of Baghdad, March 4, 2010. REUTERS/Mushtaq Muhammed

An inmate casts his ballot inside a prison in Kerbala, 80 km (50 miles) southwest of Baghdad, March 4, 2010. REUTERS/Mushtaq Muhammed

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<p>A patient casts her ballot at a hospital in Basra, 420 km (261 miles) southeast of Baghdad, March 4, 2010. Over 800,000 Iraqi including security personnel, doctors, prisoners and people in hospitals are set to vote on Thursday in the special parliamentary voting. REUTERS/Atef Hassan</p>

A patient casts her ballot at a hospital in Basra, 420 km (261 miles) southeast of Baghdad, March 4, 2010. Over 800,000 Iraqi including security personnel, doctors, prisoners and people in hospitals are set to vote on Thursday in the special...more

A patient casts her ballot at a hospital in Basra, 420 km (261 miles) southeast of Baghdad, March 4, 2010. Over 800,000 Iraqi including security personnel, doctors, prisoners and people in hospitals are set to vote on Thursday in the special parliamentary voting. REUTERS/Atef Hassan

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<p>Iraqi soldiers stand guard as they protect a polling station in Baghdad March 4, 2010. Over 800,000 Iraqis including security personnel, doctors, prisoners and people in hospital are set to vote on Thursday in a special parliamentary voting. REUTERS/Saad Shalash</p>

Iraqi soldiers stand guard as they protect a polling station in Baghdad March 4, 2010. Over 800,000 Iraqis including security personnel, doctors, prisoners and people in hospital are set to vote on Thursday in a special parliamentary voting....more

Iraqi soldiers stand guard as they protect a polling station in Baghdad March 4, 2010. Over 800,000 Iraqis including security personnel, doctors, prisoners and people in hospital are set to vote on Thursday in a special parliamentary voting. REUTERS/Saad Shalash

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<p>A wounded girl lies in a hospital after a bomb attack in Baghdad's Mansour district March 4, 2010. REUTERS/Stringer</p>

A wounded girl lies in a hospital after a bomb attack in Baghdad's Mansour district March 4, 2010. REUTERS/Stringer

A wounded girl lies in a hospital after a bomb attack in Baghdad's Mansour district March 4, 2010. REUTERS/Stringer

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<p>An Iraqi policeman casts his vote at a polling station in Baghdad March 4, 2010. Over 800,000 Iraqis including security personnel, doctors, prisoners and people in hospital are set to vote on Thursday in a special parliamentary voting. REUTERS/Thaier al-Sudani</p>

An Iraqi policeman casts his vote at a polling station in Baghdad March 4, 2010. Over 800,000 Iraqis including security personnel, doctors, prisoners and people in hospital are set to vote on Thursday in a special parliamentary voting. REUTERS/Thaier...more

An Iraqi policeman casts his vote at a polling station in Baghdad March 4, 2010. Over 800,000 Iraqis including security personnel, doctors, prisoners and people in hospital are set to vote on Thursday in a special parliamentary voting. REUTERS/Thaier al-Sudani

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<p>Iraqi civil defence members inspect a damaged building after a bomb attack in Baghdad March 4, 2010. REUTERS/Saad Shalash</p>

Iraqi civil defence members inspect a damaged building after a bomb attack in Baghdad March 4, 2010. REUTERS/Saad Shalash

Iraqi civil defence members inspect a damaged building after a bomb attack in Baghdad March 4, 2010. REUTERS/Saad Shalash

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