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Iraqi parliament resumes session, starts vote to select speaker - statement

Iraq's parliament resumed its session on Sunday after brief adjournment and started the process to elect a speaker Lebanon, news ,lbci ,أخبار Speaker, Vote, Session, Iraq, Parliament,Iraqi,Iraq's parliament resumed its session on Sunday after brief adjournment and started the process to elect a speaker
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Iraqi parliament resumes session, starts vote to select speaker - statement
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Iraq's parliament resumed its session on Sunday after a brief adjournment and started the process to elect a new speaker, a statement by the parliament said.
 
The speaker selection process was disrupted as competing political blocs each claimed to hold a parliamentary majority.
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A new acting speaker presided over the session after Mahmoud al-Mashahadani, who, at 73 is the oldest member of parliament, was suddenly taken ill and taken to hospital.
 
 
REUTERS
 
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