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Iraqi Diplomat: Voter Safety Key to Elections

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Iraqi Diplomat: Voter Safety Key to Elections

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Iraqi Diplomat: Voter Safety Key to Elections

Iraqi Diplomat: Voter Safety Key to Elections

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Some observers say the violence in Iraq could postpone the planned elections at the end of January. Iraq's permanent U.N. representative, Deputy Ambassador Feisal al-Istrabadi, talks about the likelihood of Iraqi elections staying on schedule. Hear al-Istrabadi and NPR's Renee Montagne.