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Shiite Politicians to Meet About Jaafari

Shiite politicians plan to meet as early as Sunday at the urging of the country’s top Shiite cleric to discuss the crisis over the nomination of Prime Minister Ibrahim al-Jaafari for another term, officials said. Al-Jaafari’s allies suggested the meeting would simply reaffirm his nomination, but others believed it could be the first step in finding another Shiite candidate for the top government post. Full Story

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