Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al- Maliki speaks to the press during the 30th anniversary of the founding of the Badr Organization in Baghdad, Iraq, Thursday, Aug. 18, 2011. The Badr Organization is an Iraqi political party headed by Hadi al-Amiri. Previously it was the armed wing of the Supreme Council for Islamic Revolution in Iraq but since the 2003 invasion of Iraq most of its fighters have entered the new Iraqi army and police force and it officially became a completely political organisation.(AP Photo/Karim Kadim)

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Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al- Maliki speaks to the press during the 30th anniversary of the founding of the Badr Organization in Baghdad, Iraq, Thursday, Aug. 18, 2011. The Badr Organization  is an Iraqi political party headed by Hadi al-Amiri. Previously it was the armed wing of the Supreme Council for Islamic Revolution in Iraq but since the 2003 invasion of Iraq most of its fighters have entered the new Iraqi army and police force and it officially became a completely political organisation.(AP Photo/Karim Kadim)
Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al- Maliki speaks to the press during the 30th anniversary of the founding of the Badr Organization in Baghdad, Iraq, Thursday, Aug. 18, 2011. The Badr Organization is an Iraqi political party headed by Hadi al-Amiri. Previously it was the armed wing of the Supreme Council for Islamic Revolution in Iraq but since the 2003 invasion of Iraq most of its fighters have entered the new Iraqi army and police force and it officially became a completely political organisation.(AP Photo/Karim Kadim)
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