Elderly woman determined to vote

Confined to a wheelchair and in her 80s, Um Mohammed nevertheless does her part on polling day.

    Millions of Iraqis headed to the polls even as mortars were fired on Sunday.

    Despite being in her 80s and confined to a wheelchair, one woman was determined to do her part in the process.

    Al Jazeera's Mike Hanna followed Um Mohammed on polling day.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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