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Sadr blasts Maliki as Iraqis seek reform | gulftoday.ae

BAGHDAD: Anti-US Shiite cleric Moqtada Al Sadr attacked Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri Al Maliki as a “dictator” hungry for acclaim, a statement and officials from his movement said on Saturday.

The charge, from a key member of Maliki’s unity government, could indicate a new round of political conflict after a tentative improvement in a row pitting Maliki’s Shiite-led government against the secular Sunni-backed Iraqiya bloc.

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