Abdul Mahdi and Salih promise to draft electoral reform
  • Prime Minister Abdul Mahdi attends a meeting at the Al-Salam Palace in Baghdad with President Salih and other high-ranking officials to discuss the ongoing protests and address the demands expressed by the protesters. By the end of the meeting they agree to continue investigating cases of corruption and prosecute the accused, in addition to drafting a new electoral law and establishing a national dialogue to review Iraq’s governance and constitution.