Iraqi parliament ordered back to work by Supreme Court

By ASSOCIATED PRESS
October 24, 2010 14:00

BAGHDAD — Iraq's  highest court on Sunday ordered parliament back to work after a seven-month political impasse that has blocked the formation of a new government.

Iraq's federal Supreme Court called the delay unconstitutional.The four-page court order termed as "illegal" a June decision by lawmakers to delay parliament's return and give leaders time to broker political alliances.


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