Iraqi mire risks chaos, U.N. warns

2nd parliament session at hand, envoy urges political unity

Posted: July 13, 2014 at 3:09 a.m.

BAGHDAD -- The United Nations urged Iraq's leaders Saturday to overcome their deep divisions and move quickly to form a new government that can unite the country and confront a surging militant threat, warning that failure to do so "risks plunging the country into chaos."

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