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Iraq's Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi speaks during a ceremony in Najaf, Iraq January 7, 2018. Credit: Reuters/Alaa Al-Marjani

Iraq: PM Abadi to Seek Re-Election

Iraq Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi, a Shi’ite Muslim who led the country in the four-year war against ISIS, said he will seek to form a cross-sectarian block called ”the victory alliance” to contest the parliamentary elections.