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Iraq National Assembly Fails to Elect Speaker

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Iraq National Assembly Fails to Elect Speaker

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Iraq National Assembly Fails to Elect Speaker

Iraq National Assembly Fails to Elect Speaker

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The Iraqi National Assembly fails to achieve consensus on a permanent speaker Tuesday after a short, tumultuous session. The meeting was only the second for the parliament since elections were held in January.

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