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Shiites Politicians Make No Decision on PM

Shiite politicians met Sunday to discuss the crisis over their nomination of Iraqi Prime Minister Ibrahim al-Jaafari for a new term but made no decision to replace him, officials said. Instead, they decided to form a three-member committee better ascertain the reasons for Sunni and Kurdish opposition to al-Jaafari, said Shiite official Ridha Jawad Taqi. He said representatives of the United Iraqi Alliance, the Shiite block, would meet again Monday to review the committee’s findings. Full Story

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