Rumsfeld Hints Iraqi Voting Could Be Limited

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Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld meets with Ayad Allawi, Iraq's interim prime minister

Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld, left, meets at the Pentagon with Ayad Allawi, Iraq's interim prime minister, Sept. 23, 2004. Reuters hide caption

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Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld meets with Ayad Allawi, Iraq's interim prime minister

Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld, left, meets at the Pentagon with Ayad Allawi, Iraq's interim prime minister, Sept. 23, 2004. Reuters hide caption

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Iraqi Prime Minister Ayad Allawi says Iraq is on track to hold elections in January. But U.S. Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld predicts continuing violence and said some areas may be too dangerous to permit voting. Hear NPR's Michele Kelemen.

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