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Iraq's parliament sacks finance minister over corruption allegations: state TV

BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Iraq's parliament voted on Wednesday to dismiss Finance Minister Hoshiyar Zebari, state TV and parliament sources said, a move that risks further destabilizing the major OPEC producer's fragile finances.
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