Iraq sees worst political crisis since Saddam Hussein died

The country has not had a leader since November when mass protests forced Adel Abdul Mahdi from office.

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    Iraq is experiencing its worst political crisis since the death of former President Saddam Hussein.

    The country has not had a leader since November when mass protests forced Adel Abdul Mahdi from office.

    The former leader is due to select a new candidate on Tuesday.

    But the anti-government movement, which demands radical change, appears to be losing momentum.

    Al Jazeera's Simona Foltyn reports from Baghdad.


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