Bremer Told to Move Fast Establishing Iraq Government

  • Playlist
  • Download
  • Embed
    Embed <iframe src="" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no">
  • Transcript

The U.S. administrator in Iraq, Paul Bremer, heads back to Baghdad after urgent talks in Washington. President Bush and senior administration officials tell Bremer to speed up the establishment of an Iraqi government. There's concern that the U.S.-appointed Governing Council is not moving quickly enough to establish authority in the country. Hear NPR's Michele Kelemen.

Related NPR Stories



Please keep your community civil. All comments must follow the Community rules and terms of use, and will be moderated prior to posting. NPR reserves the right to use the comments we receive, in whole or in part, and to use the commenter's name and location, in any medium. See also the Terms of Use, Privacy Policy and Community FAQ.