Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr (R) attends the funeral of fighters loyal to his Brigades of Peace in Najaf, south of Baghdad September 3, 2014. REUTERS/ Alaa Al-Marjani
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Prominent Iraqi Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr Tuesday departed Lebanon heading to Iraq following an unannounced visit to Beirut.Al-Mustaqbal newspaper reported earlier Tuesday that Hezbollah chief Sayyed Hasan Nasrallah had failed to strike a deal between Sadr and Iraq's former Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki.Sky News Arabia had reported that Sadr's trip coincided with that of Maliki and the official representative of Iraq's top Shiite cleric Grand Ayatollah Sistani, Sayyid Jawad al-Shahristani.
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