Top Shiite cleric bows out of Iraqi politics in bid to resolve paralyzing impasse

Top Shiite cleric bows out of Iraqi politics in bid to resolve paralyzing impasse

BAGHDAD, Iraq — Iraq’s powerful Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr announced Monday he is qu…
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Violence Erupts in Baghdad After Iraqi Cleric Moqtada al-Sadr Quits Politics – WSJ

BAGHDAD—Violent clashes gripped Iraq’s capital after an influential cleric said he was quitting politics, as protesters stormed government …
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Influential Iraqi cleric quits politics, sparking deadly protests | CBC News

At least 10 Iraqis were killed on Monday after powerful Shia Muslim cleric Muqtada al-Sadr said he …
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