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Political infighting in Iraq prompts protests, instability

Clip: 08/02/2022 | 4m 25s | Video has closed captioning.

Iraq has been reeling from unrest after the powerful Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr called for a revolution, taunting his Shiite rivals and demanding sweeping changes to the current political system. Special correspondent Simona Foltyn reports from Baghdad.

Aired: 08/02/22

Rating: NR

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