AL-HILLAH POLLING STATIONS BABEL PROVINCE [Main Title]
Edited scenes during the Iraqi general election of December 2005, which set out to elect a new permanent Council of Representatives in Iraq. Scenes at polling stations in Al-Hillah, Babil Province. A delegation of US Senators visit a polling station; Zalmay Khalilzad, prospective US Ambassador to Iraq, and Senator Joe Biden both speak to the press.
SHOTSHEET (copied, without amendment, from accompanying Defence Media Operations Centre computer disc):
START 00:45:00 Various shots of Al Hillah polling stations. Showing men and women voting together, Children's pictures of Iraq's past, present and their hopeful future. Posters explaining the voting process.
06:29:00 Zalmay Khalizad and US senators press Q&A outside one of the polling stations.