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Sunni bloc in Parliament to end boycott

The largest Sunni bloc in parliament will end its legislative boycott following a call for calm and unity by radical Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr, the head of the bloc said Tuesday. The Iraqi Accordance Front suspended its participation in parliament meetings this month after one of its members was kidnapped in a Shiite neighborhood in Baghdad. Female legislator Tayseer al-Mashhadani is still held by her kidnappers. Full Story

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