Iraq calls on Qatar to hand over fugitive vice president

Iraqi Deputy Prime Minister Hussein al-Shahristani said Monday that Qatar's welcoming of the fugitive Sunni and Iraqi Vice President Tareq al-Hashemi was "unacceptable" and called on Doha to hand him over, AFP reported.
"The state of Qatar receiving a wanted person is an unacceptable act and Qatar should back off from this stance, and return him to Iraq," he said.
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