Iraq's prime minister says he's sending a delegation to the United States and Iran.

There are concerns a military confrontation could lead to renewed conflict in Iraq, which is a US ally and Iran's neighbour.

People in Iraq are hoping for a peaceful solution and hope their country will not be turned into a battleground again.

Al Jazeera's Charles Stratford reports from Baghdad.

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