Cleric wants new Iraq leader soon
Top Shiite pushes for a pick before parliament sits Monday
Posted: June 28, 2014 at 3:13 a.m.
Iraq’s top Shiite cleric Friday urged the country’s divided political factions to select a new prime minister by early next week, in a public call for a political solution that increases pressure on Shiite Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki.
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