Haidar al-Abadi, Iraqi PM
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New Iraqi government brings hope for action against IS

New appointments to Iraq's "unity" government include Sunni and Kurdish deputy prime ministers.

However concerns remain whether the new inclusive government can tackle the many major challenges that lie ahead, including winning over the support of the Sunnis, in order to defeat the Islamic State militants.

Alpa Patel reports.

  • 09 Sep 2014
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