Middle East

Maliki rejects calls to form national unity government

An Iraqi Shiite man takes part in a training session at a police station on June 25, 2014 in the Iraqi town of Shaalan, 30 kilometres south of the Shrine city of Najaf, as he volunteered to help combat a sweeping Sunni militant offensive. AFP PHOTO / HAIDAR HAMDANI

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Daily Star on June 26, 2014, on page 1.




Your feedback is important to us!

We invite all our readers to share with us their views and comments about this article.

Disclaimer: Comments submitted by third parties on this site are the sole responsibility of the individual(s) whose content is submitted. The Daily Star accepts no responsibility for the content of comment(s), including, without limitation, any error, omission or inaccuracy therein. Please note that your email address will NOT appear on the site.

Alert: If you are facing problems with posting comments, please note that you must verify your email with Disqus prior to posting a comment. follow this link to make sure your account meets the requirements. (

comments powered by Disqus



Interested in knowing more about this story?

Click here