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Iraq's Union for Muslim Scholars held Iraqi Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki responsible for the acts of violence in various provinces across Iraq.
The Union defined the attacks as "an ugly move to provoke the Sunnis and Shias,” according to a statement released on their website.
The Union urged the Muslims to break their silence against the crimes Maliki has perpetrated.
The Union also called on the Arab League, the UN and religious authorities to topple Maliki.
23 people lost their lives and 84 were injured during incidents that occurred in various provinces across Iraq on Monday.
Leaders talk about importance of increasing joint efforts to de-escalate tensions in southeastern Ukraine
Threats in 17 states on both coasts come just over a week after similar calls led to the evacuation of over 16 Jewish locations across the eastern U.S.
The Economic Community Of West African States has repeatedly called on leader Yahya Jammeh to respect the result of the December 1 election and step down after 22 years in power.
Libya’s Tobruk airport denies plane carrying UN envoy Martin Kobler permission to land
A 15-year-old student opened fire Wednesday at an American school in northern Mexico, injuring three students and a teacher before turning the gun to himself.
German Chancellor says 27 EU member states would preserve unity during exit negotiations with UK
Sudan People’s Liberation Movement says its troops were attacked by government forces this week
Palestinian man is killed after hundreds of heavily-armed Israeli police storm Bedouin village, demolish homes
At least nine Iraqi policemen are killed in ‘fierce’ ISIL attack on police station in Saladin province
Black, Hispanic borrowers charged higher rates, government says
In angry exchanges in the House of Commons, the day after May set out her negotiating objectives on Brexit, opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn said she "demeans herself and her office and our country's standing" by making such threats
UNHCR confirms that Senegal has received thousands of Gambians seeking refuge amid political crisis
Nezzar was in office from 1990 to 1994 when the military was battling an Islamist opposition in a bloody civil war.
Attack took place at a military base in Gao, northern Mali when troops were gathering
The top one percent is not carrying its weight, outgoing US Vice President Joe Biden tells World Economic Forum