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Iraqi Sunnis say could join new government, fight Islamic State

UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon (R) meets with Iraq's top Shiite cleric Grand Ayatollah Ali al-Sistani in Najaf, in this July 24, 2014 picture provided by the United Nations. REUTERS/Eskinder Debebe/United Nations/Handout via Reuters

UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon (R) meets with Iraq's top Shiite cleric Grand Ayatollah Ali al-Sistani in Najaf, in this July 24, 2014 picture provided by the United Nations. REUTERS/Eskinder Debebe/United Nations/Handout via Reuters

UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon (R) meets with Iraq's top Shiite cleric Grand Ayatollah Ali al-Sistani in Najaf, in this July 24, 2014 picture provided by the United Nations. REUTERS/Eskinder Debebe/United Nations/Handout via Reuters
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Salim al-Jabouri (R), new Prime Minister Haider Abadi (L), a member of Iraqi Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki's State of Law bloc, speak during a news conference in Baghdad, July 15, 2014. REUTERS/Ahmed Saad

Salim al-Jabouri (R), new Prime Minister Haider Abadi (L), a member of Iraqi Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki's State of Law bloc, speak during a news conference in Baghdad, July 15, 2014. REUTERS/Ahmed Saad

Salim al-Jabouri (R), new Prime Minister Haider Abadi (L), a member of Iraqi Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki's State of Law bloc, speak during a news conference in Baghdad, July 15, 2014. REUTERS/Ahmed Saad
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