Iraqis Vote in Karbala

By U.S. ArmyMarch 8, 2010

An Iraqi man near a Karbala, Iraq, polling site displays his marked finger - a sign of having voted - during the Iraqi national elections Mar. 7, 2010. The elections are the second national vote since the ousting of Saddam Hussein.
1 / 5 Show Caption + Hide Caption – An Iraqi man near a Karbala, Iraq, polling site displays his marked finger - a sign of having voted - during the Iraqi national elections Mar. 7, 2010. The elections are the second national vote since the ousting of Saddam Hussein. (Photo Credit: Spc. Samuel Soza, USDS Public Affairs) VIEW ORIGINAL
Iraqi children near a Karbala, Iraq, polling site during the Iraqi national elections March 7, 2010. The painted finger, imitated by one child here, is a mark of an Iraqi citizen who cast a vote in the national elections.
2 / 5 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Iraqi children near a Karbala, Iraq, polling site during the Iraqi national elections March 7, 2010. The painted finger, imitated by one child here, is a mark of an Iraqi citizen who cast a vote in the national elections. (Photo Credit: Spc. Samuel Soza, USDS Public Affairs) VIEW ORIGINAL
Two Iraqi men near a Karbala, Iraq, polling site after one has cast his vote during the Iraqi national elections, March 7, 2010. Iraqi citizens of various ages were seen leaving polling sites with the painted finger - a mark of voting.
3 / 5 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Two Iraqi men near a Karbala, Iraq, polling site after one has cast his vote during the Iraqi national elections, March 7, 2010. Iraqi citizens of various ages were seen leaving polling sites with the painted finger - a mark of voting. (Photo Credit: Spc. Samuel Soza, USDS Public Affairs) VIEW ORIGINAL
An Iraqi man holds out his inked finger, a sign he has voted, near a Karbala, Iraq, polling site after casting his vote during the national elections, Mar. 7, 2010.
4 / 5 Show Caption + Hide Caption – An Iraqi man holds out his inked finger, a sign he has voted, near a Karbala, Iraq, polling site after casting his vote during the national elections, Mar. 7, 2010. (Photo Credit: Spc. Samuel Soza, USDS Public Affairs) VIEW ORIGINAL
Iraqi Security Forces maintain security at a Karbala, Iraq, polling site during the national elections, March 7, 2010. U.S. and Iraqi forces patrolled Karbala city and escorted the Karbala Provincial Reconstruction Team and international observer teams between election sites. The Karbala PRT and observer teams assisted polling sites with organization and ensured a fair voting environment for Iraqi citizens.
5 / 5 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Iraqi Security Forces maintain security at a Karbala, Iraq, polling site during the national elections, March 7, 2010. U.S. and Iraqi forces patrolled Karbala city and escorted the Karbala Provincial Reconstruction Team and international observer teams between election sites. The Karbala PRT and observer teams assisted polling sites with organization and ensured a fair voting environment for Iraqi citizens. (Photo Credit: Spc. Samuel Soza, USDS Public Affairs) VIEW ORIGINAL