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Iraqi Prime Minister Adil Abdul Mahdi says he will resign

Posted November 29, 2019 8:22 a.m. EST

— Iraqi Prime Minister Adil Abdul Mahdi will resign after nearly two months of anti-government protests, according to a statement from his office.

Abdul Mahdi had initially agreed to resign on October 31 on the condition that a successor was agreed to replace him.

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