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Adil Abdul-Mahdi

Iraqi politician

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Adil Abdul-Mahdi: Iraqi politician
Adil Abdul-Mahdi al-Muntafiki is an Iraqi politician who served as Prime Minister of Iraq from October 2018 to December 2019. Abdul-Mahdi is an economist and was one of the vice presidents of Iraq from 2005 to 2011. He formerly served as finance minister in the Interim government and Oil Minister from 2014 to 2016.

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Iraqi cleric says no foreign meddling to choose new PM, in nod to Iran

Iraq's top Shi'ite Muslim cleric said on Friday that a new prime minister must be chosen without foreign interference in an apparent nod to Iranian dominance in the country a week after incumbent Adel..
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Iraq's top Shi'ite cleric says new PM must be chosen without foreign interference

Iraq's top Shi'ite Muslim cleric said on Friday that a new prime minister must be chosen without foreign interference after Adel Abdul Mahdi announced his resignation a week ago.
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Uncertainty remains as Iraq parliament accepts PM's resignation [Video]Uncertainty remains as Iraq parliament accepts PM's resignation

Parliament approves resignation of Abdul Mahdi's government after two months of protests that left more than 400 dead.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 02:54Published

Iraq parliament approves PM Adel Abdul Mahdi's resignation [Video]Iraq parliament approves PM Adel Abdul Mahdi's resignation

Parliament approves resignation of Abdul Mahdi's government after two months of protests that left more than 400 dead.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 02:11Published

Iraqi PM Abdul Mahdi submits resignation to parliament [Video]Iraqi PM Abdul Mahdi submits resignation to parliament

Parliament to meet on Sunday to decide on Iraqi PM's fate amid ongoing anti-government protests.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 04:46Published

Iraq PM resignation would only be 'first step', protesters say [Video]Iraq PM resignation would only be 'first step', protesters say

Demonstrators remain sceptical despite Adel Abdul Mahdi's announcement and demand complete overhaul of political system.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 04:52Published

Iraq PM says he will quit amid continued violence [Video]Iraq PM says he will quit amid continued violence

Iraqi Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi announced his resignation on Friday after the country's top Shi'ite Muslim cleric urged lawmakers to reconsider their support for a government rocked by weeks of..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:17Published

Iraqi PM to resign after deadly anti-government protests [Video]Iraqi PM to resign after deadly anti-government protests

Abdul Mahdi said he will submit official resignation to Iraq's Parliament on Friday.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 21:11Published

Dozens of anti-government protesters killed across Iraq [Video]Dozens of anti-government protesters killed across Iraq

Iraqi security forces shot dead at least 45 protesters on Thursday after demonstrators stormed and torched an Iranian consulate overnight, in what could mark a turning point in the uprising against the..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:48Published

Iraqi forces kill several protesters after Iranian consulate torched [Video]Iraqi forces kill several protesters after Iranian consulate torched

Iraqi security forces shot dead 16 protesters in the southern city of Nassiriya on Thursday, medical sources said, and authorities imposed a curfew in Najaf after demonstrators burned its Iranian..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:47Published

Pence reassures Kurds in surprise Iraq visit [Video]Pence reassures Kurds in surprise Iraq visit

On a surprise Iraq visit, U.S. Vice President Mike Pence reassured Kurds of U.S. support, discussed protests with the prime minister, and served Thanksgiving to U.S. troops. Conway G. Gittens reports.

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Vice President Pence makes surprise stop in Iraq [Video]Vice President Pence makes surprise stop in Iraq

On a surprise Iraq visit, U.S. Vice President Mike Pence reassured Kurds and discussed protests with the prime minister.

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:17Published

At least 40 killed as fresh protests engulf Iraq [Video]At least 40 killed as fresh protests engulf Iraq

At least 40 protesters were killed in Iraq on Friday when security forces used tear gas and an Iranian-backed militia opened fire to try to quell renewed demonstrations against corruption and economic..

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Pentagon chief visits Iraq as troops withdraw from Syria [Video]Pentagon chief visits Iraq as troops withdraw from Syria

U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper arrived in Baghdad on Wednesday, where he is likely to face questions about how long U.S. troops withdrawing from northeast Syria will stay in Iraq. Rough Cut (no..

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Iraq unrest: Parliament approves PM Abdul Mahdi's resignation

It comes after two months of protests in which security forces have killed about 400 people.
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Parliament approves Iraqi prime minister's resignation

Iraq's parliament voted on Sunday to accept the resignation of Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi, following weeks of violent anti-government protests that have rocked the country.
Reuters - Published

Iraq PM says he will quit after cleric's call but violence rages on

Iraqi Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi announced his resignation on Friday after the country's top Shi'ite Muslim cleric urged lawmakers to reconsider their support for a government rocked by weeks of..
Reuters - Published

Iraqi prime minister says he will resign: statement

Iraqi Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi said on Friday he would offer his resignation to parliament to allow lawmakers to choose a new government, in a move that follows weeks of violent anti-government..
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Iraq PM announces resignation after call from top Shi'ite cleric

Iraqi Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi announced his resignation on Friday after the country's top Shi'ite Muslim cleric called for lawmakers to reconsider their support for a government rocked by weeks..
Reuters - Published

Pence visits U.S. troops in Iraq, to meet prime minister: government source

U.S. Vice President Mike Pence landed in Iraq on Saturday to visit U.S. troops and was set to meet Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi, a source in the premier's office said.
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Pompeo 'deplored' the death toll at protests in phone call with Iraqi PM: State Dept

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo in a phone call with Iraqi Prime Minister Adil Abd al-Mahdi "deplored the death toll" among protesters due to the crackdown of the Iraqi government and urged him to..
Reuters - Published

Iraqi PM concedes 'mistakes made' as protesters pushed back in Baghdad

Iraqi Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi said on Saturday that political parties had "made mistakes" in their running of the country, promising electoral reform and other measures as he sought to bring an..
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Iraqi PM calls for protests to allow a return to 'normal life'

Iraq's Prime Minister Abdul Mahdi said on Saturday that although protests were important in bringing about reform, life in the country must be allowed to return to normal.
Reuters - Published

Blockage of Umm Qasr port has cost Iraq over $6 billion: PM's spokesman

The blocking of Iraq's major Umm Qasr port on the Gulf by anti-government protesters has cost the country over $6 billion so far, a spokesman for Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi said on Wednesday.
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Iraq’s PM urges protesters to stop, says unrest is hurting the economy

Iraq's Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi appealed on Sunday to protesters to help restore normal life across the country and said the unrest was costing the economy "billions of dollars".
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Iraqi protesters reject leadership changes, demand systemic overhaul

Iraqi Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi will step down only if parliament's main blocs can agree on his replacement, the country's president said on Thursday, but tens of thousands of protesters said his..
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Iraq protests: PM Adel Abdul Mahdi 'will resign if replacement is found'

Adel Abdul Mahdi has struggled to meet the demands of protesters in Baghdad and elsewhere.
BBC News - Published

Exclusive: Iran intervenes to prevent ousting of Iraqi prime minister - sources

Iran has stepped in to prevent the ouster of Iraqi Prime Minister Abdel Abdul Mahdi by two of Iraq's most influential figures amid weeks of anti-government demonstrations, sources close to both men..
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Amid unrest, Iraqi PM will only resign if replacement found: president

Iraqi Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi is ready to resign only if parliament's main blocs can agree on his replacement, President Barham Salih said on Thursday, as tens of thousands gathered in Baghdad..
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Iraq prime minister's fate in limbo as crowds of demonstrators swell

Iraq's most powerful politicians appeared to withhold support for Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi on Wednesday, as anti-government protests swelled into the biggest mass demonstrations the country has..
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Iraqi prime minister's main backers agree to oust him

Iraqi Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi's two main backers have agreed to work to remove him from office as protests against his government gained momentum in Baghdad and much of the Shi'ite south only..
Reuters - Published

Iraq's Sadr calls on rival to join him in ousting PM: statement

Populist Iraqi Shi'ite cleric Moqtada al-Sadr invited on Tuesday the head of a rival political bloc to work with him on introducing in parliament a vote of no confidence in Prime Minister Adel Abdul..
Reuters - Published

Iraqi cleric Sadr calls for early election: statement

Populist Shi'ite cleric Moqtada al-Sadr on Monday called on Iraqi Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi to announce early parliamentary elections overseen by the United Nations and without the participation..
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Iraq deploys counter-terrorism forces to protect Baghdad buildings

Iraq's elite Counter-Terrorism Service said on Sunday it had deployed in the streets of Baghdad upon Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi's orders to protect important state buildings while security forces..
Reuters - Published

Fifteen killed, dozens wounded as Iraq protests flare for second day

At least 67 Iraqis were killed and hundreds wounded in two days of protests over the weekend, as demonstrators clashed with security forces and militia groups in a second wave of protests against Prime..
Reuters - Published

Iraqi PM orders deployment of elite troops to end Baghdad protests -sources

Iraqi Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi has ordered elite counter-terrorism troops to deploy in the streets of Baghdad and use any means to end protests against his government, two security sources told..
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Two killed, 26 wounded as protests flare again in Iraq

Two people were killed in southern Iraq and 26 were wounded in Baghdad on Saturday, police and hospital sources said, as demonstrators and security forces clashed in protests against Prime Minister..
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Iraqis gather for more protests after violence kills 40

Several hundred demonstrators gathered in central Baghdad on Saturday, brandishing Iraqi flags and calling Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi a "worm", after a day of violent protests in which at least 40..
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Iraqi PM warns against violence on eve on planned anti-government protests

Iraqi Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi said on Thursday people would be free to exercise their right to demonstrate at imminent anti-government protests, but warned violence would not be tolerated.
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Pentagon chief says U.S. forces enter, leave Iraq with government permission: Iraqi PM

U.S. Secretary of Defense Mark Esper told Iraqi Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi on Wednesday the United States respects Iraq's sovereignty and that U.S. forces enter and leave Iraq with Baghdad's..
Reuters - Published

Iraq appoints two new ministers after PM promises sweeping reform

Iraq appointed new education and health ministers on Thursday, a day after Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi promised to reshuffle his government and enact reforms to try to stem unrest.
Reuters - Published

Iraqi PM announces cabinet reshuffle after week of bloody protests

Iraqi Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi on Wednesday announced a cabinet reshuffle, declared three days of national mourning and said those who shot protesters would be punished as he sought to quell..
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Iraqi PM to ask parliament to approve cabinet reshuffle: news conference

Iraqi Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi said on Wednesday that he would ask parliament to approve a cabinet reshuffle on Thursday.
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Iraqi Prime Minister announces three days of mourning for those killed in protests

Iraqi Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi on Wednesday announced three days of mourning starting Thursday for those killed in the protests, his office said in a statement.
Reuters - Published

U.S.'s Pompeo urges Iraq's prime minister to tackle protesters’ grievances

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo urged Iraqi Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi to "exercise maximum restraint" and "address protesters' grievances" after more than 100 people were killed in recent..
Reuters - Published

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