Iraqi president names Adel Abdul-Mahdi as next prime minister

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Appointment of Shia politician by Kurdish president Barham Salih may help tackle country’s civic unrest say lawmakers

Iraq’s newly named president, Barham Salih, has chosen the independent Shia politician Adel Abdul-Mahdi to be the next prime minister and form a government.

Legislators claim the move will address the widespread civic unrest in Iraq, and ease standoffs across the country that have brought governance to a standstill, nearly five months after the national election.

Related: Protests spread through cities in Iraq’s oil-rich Shia south

Related: Barham Salih: I wish there had been another way

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