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Irish, S. African Leaders Share Lessons With Iraqis

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Irish, S. African Leaders Share Lessons With Iraqis

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Irish, S. African Leaders Share Lessons With Iraqis

Irish, S. African Leaders Share Lessons With Iraqis

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A group of Sunni and Shiite leaders will meet in Iraq with Martin McGuinne, the deputy First Minister of Northern Ireland and former IRA leader, and Cyril Ramaphosa, the South African negotiator who helped end apartheid. They have been meeting privately with Iraq's politicians for two years to try and hammer out an agreement on reconciliation.

On Saturday, they'll announce the results — a new accord among Iraq's feuding political factions.

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