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Iraq's PM responds to security crisis

Al-Maliki orders reshuffle of top security commanders after country experiences worst violence since 2008.

Last Modified: 22 May 2013 16:57
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Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki has ordered a reshuffle of his senior security commanders, including those in charge of the capital, Baghdad.

A major escalation in sectarian violence has pushed the government deeper into a political crisis after months of protests by Sunni Muslims.

Al Jazeera's Omar Al Saleh reports from Erbil.

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