International

News > International > Maliki Resigns As Iraq's Prime Minister

Maliki Resigns As Iraq's Prime Minister

(Baghdad) -- Iraq's embattled prime minister is stepping aside. Nouri al-Maliki announced in a televised speech today he was resigning and gave his support to prime minister designate Haider al-Abadi, who was nominated last week by Iraq's president. Pressure has been building on Maliki to step aside.

International

(Undated) -- A drought may have been a key trigger for the war in Syria. That's according to a new University of...
(Washington, DC) -- Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is playing down tensions with the U.S. Speaking to...
(Brussels) -- Secretary of State John Kerry is holding meetings in Geneva with the foreign ministers of Russia and...
(Washington, DC) -- Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is playing down tensions with the U.S. Speaking to...
(Washington, DC) -- U.S.-UN Ambassador Samantha Power is defending the ongoing nuclear negotiations with Iran. At...