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Iraqi Citizens React to Power Transfer

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Iraqi Citizens React to Power Transfer

Iraqi Citizens React to Power Transfer

Iraqi Citizens React to Power Transfer

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Ordinary Iraqis take note of the handover of power to the country's new interim government, two days ahead of schedule. But with more than 140,000 U.S.-led troops still in the country, many Iraqis question the government's claim to exercise full sovereignty. NPR's Deborah Amos reports.