Prime Minister-designate Mohammed Shia' Al Sudani attends a parliamentary session to vote for a new head of state president in Baghdad, Iraq, October 13, 2022. Iraqi Parliament Media Office/Handout via REUTERS
Major flip in Iraqi government this week: Could crisis be over?

Al-Sadr’s bid to stymie the political process has been foiled, for now. But the new prime minister comes with a new set of challenges.

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