Iraqi PM orders probe into shaikh's murder

Prime Minister Nuri Al Maliki has ordered a probe into the slaying of the high-profile Sunni shaikh who fought Al Qaeda in Iraq's western province of Anbar, a statement said Friday.

Iraqi PM orders probe into shaikh's murder
Prime Minister Nuri Al Maliki has ordered a probe into the slaying of the high-profile Sunni shaikh who fought Al Qaeda in Iraq's western province of Anbar, a statement said Friday.

Shaikh Abdul Sattar Abu Reesha was killed in a roadside bomb attack near his home outside Ramadi, the capital of Anbar, on Thursday, one day less than a year after he launched the Anbar Awakening Conference.

AFP
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