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World - Region
8/3/2022 9:07:54 PM
Powerful Shia leader Moqtada Sadr, whose bloc won the most seats in Iraq's elections last year, demanded Wednesday that parliament be dissolved and new elections be called.

World - Region
7/31/2022 2:30:24 PM
Hundreds of followers of powerful Iraqi Shiite preacher Moqtada Sadr camped at the country's parliament Sunday for a second day, protesting against corruption and political mismanagement.

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7/31/2022 10:42:44 AM
Supporters of powerful Iraqi cleric Moqtada Sadr occupied the country's parliament on Saturday with no plan to leave, deepening a months-long political standoff.

World - Region
7/30/2022 12:30:19 PM
Supporters of powerful Iraqi cleric Moqtada Sadr penetrated Baghdad's heavily fortified "Green Zone" and occupied parliament on Saturday in a deepening political crisis.

World - Region
7/27/2022 6:52:22 PM
Supporters of powerful Iraqi cleric Moqtada Sadr on Wednesday stormed parliament after penetrating the capital's high-security government Green Zone, protesting against a rival bloc's nomination for prime minister.

World - Region
6/9/2022 6:22:56 PM
Iraq's firebrand Shia cleric Moqtada Sadr made a high-stakes protest Thursday by calling on the 73 lawmakers loyal to him to ready resignation papers to end an eight-month parliamentary paralysis.

World - Region
3/30/2022 7:26:56 PM
Iraqi lawmakers Wednesday failed for a third time to elect a new national president for lack of a quorum, officials said, prolonging the war-scarred country's political crisis.

World - Region
12/30/2021 1:32:44 PM
Iraq's parliament will open on January 9 for its first session since lawmakers were elected in an October vote won by Shia cleric Moqtada Sadr, President Barham Saleh said Thursday.

World - Region
12/29/2021 5:18:20 PM
The winner of Iraq's October parliamentary election, Shiite Muslim cleric Moqtada Sadr, met Wednesday with rivals from the pro-Iran Hashed al-Shaabi former paramilitary alliance ahead of the opening of parliament.

World - Region
7/15/2021 12:20:35 PM
Sadr, whose political manoeuvres have at times puzzled observers, declared he would stay clear of the vote for parliament, where his Saeroon bloc is now the largest with 54 out of 329 seats

World - Region
7/14/2021 12:58:55 PM
Prime Minister Mustafa al-Kadhemi already dismissed the hospital's manager, the provincial health director and the local civil defence chief

World - Region
11/27/2020 2:36:41 PM
The Sadrist movement had called for protests to back the reform of what it says is Iraq's corrupt state, but its populist leader has also been making moves ahead of next year's vote.

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8/1/2020 1:49:22 PM

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8/10/2018 6:48:06 PM

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6/23/2018 6:24:49 PM

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6/7/2018 12:21:53 PM

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2/14/2017 6:57:16 PM

World - Region
8/8/2014 9:37:59 PM
One of Iraq's most influential Shiite clerics, Moqtada Sadr, claimed that jihadists were poised to attack Baghdad and he vowed to send his men to defend the capital

World - Region
9/11/2011 9:42:24 AM
Shiite Iraqi leader Moqtada Sadr orders his paramilitary group not to launch any attacks on US troops before their complete withdrawal by the end of 2011

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