Tariq al-Hashemi
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Iraq Vice-President Tariq al-Hashemi denies terror charges

Iraq's Sunni Vice-President Tariq al-Hashemi has denied any wrongdoing a day after a warrant was issued for his arrest on terrorism-related charges.

Speaking at a news conference, Mr Hashemi said he was ready to defend himself against accusations of terrorism.

  • 20 Dec 2011
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