U.N. Envoy, Iraqi Leaders Wrap Election Talks A senior U.N. envoy wraps up a week of talks with Iraqi leaders with an apparent consensus on the need for elections later this year to choose members of a transitional national assembly. The fate of U.S. plans to transfer sovereignty to an interim Iraqi government by the end of June remain in doubt. NPR's Deborah Amos reports from Baghdad.
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U.N. Envoy, Iraqi Leaders Wrap Election Talks

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U.N. Envoy, Iraqi Leaders Wrap Election Talks

U.N. Envoy, Iraqi Leaders Wrap Election Talks

U.N. Envoy, Iraqi Leaders Wrap Election Talks

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A senior U.N. envoy wraps up a week of talks with Iraqi leaders with an apparent consensus on the need for elections later this year to choose members of a transitional national assembly. The fate of U.S. plans to transfer sovereignty to an interim Iraqi government by the end of June remain in doubt. NPR's Deborah Amos reports from Baghdad.

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