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The man who may become Iraq’s next Prime Minister

Jaafar al-Sadr, 48, is a strong candidate to become the next prime minister of Iraq. He was nominated for the job by his cousin and in-law, Muqtada al-Sadr, who swept the country’s parliament seats in this month’s election, leading in six provinces, including Baghdad, with 52 seats. He personally cannot become premier, since he is […]