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Iraqi Council to Appoint Ministers

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Iraqi Council to Appoint Ministers

Iraqi Council to Appoint Ministers

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Six weeks after its formation, Iraq's governing council nears the selection of Cabinet ministers. The creation of a Cabinet is seen as a key step toward reconstruction, and U.S. officials say a visible Iraqi role in governance could reduce hostility toward American-led forces. Hear NPR's Anne Garrels.