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Iraq Assembly Mired in Disagreement

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Iraq Assembly Mired in Disagreement

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Iraq Assembly Mired in Disagreement

Iraq Assembly Mired in Disagreement

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Iraq's new National Assembly holds its second session in Baghdad's heavily guarded Green Zone. So far the legislators have been unable to fill key positions or form a new government. Shiites and Kurds have negotiated for weeks without reaching a power-sharing agreement.