Iraq’s Nouri al-Maliki steps down as Prime Minister

BREAKING: Iraqi state TV: Nouri al-Maliki has given up the post of prime minister to Haider al-Abadi.

— The Associated Press (@AP) August 14, 2014

The Associated Press is reporting from Baghdad that Iraqi Prime Minister “Nouri al-Maliki has given up the post of prime minister to Haider al-Abadi.”

We will update this story as it unfolds.

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