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Iraqi MPs Delay Vote on Prime Minister’s Cabinet Picks

The Iraqi parliament moved to delay a vote on Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi’s new cabinet nominees, after Abadi gave them the opportunity Tuesday to alter his original list of picks. Abadi originally handed a list of his proposed nominees to lawmakers last month, but he faced major resistance as different political blocs wanted to make their own nominations.  That feedback process then resulted in the current list of names being distributed throughout parliament. Abadi has called...

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