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Iraq mulls talks with rebels

Iraq is considering inviting members of insurgent groups to national reconciliation talks, a source in the prime minister’s office said on Monday. Leaders will meet to agree a definition of “resistance” groups and then some of their members will be invited to take part in the talks on July 22. It was not clear whether this signaled a softening of the Shi’ite-led government’s position on Sunni Arab insurgents seeking to overthrow it. Full Story

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