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Analysis: Iraq PM challenged by insurgency

With just one month in office, Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki has more going for him than both his post- Saddam Hussein predecessors combined. One of the most frequently asked questions is whether al-Maliki can succeed where others have failed. And it is far from certain that he can give Iraq what it needs more than anything else — security. What sets al-Maliki apart from his predecessors and their fruitless attempts to improve security is his conviction that force alone will not improve the situation. Full Story

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