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Expert: Shiite Coalition Likely to Dominate Iraqi Parliament

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Expert: Shiite Coalition Likely to Dominate Iraqi Parliament

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Expert: Shiite Coalition Likely to Dominate Iraqi Parliament

Expert: Shiite Coalition Likely to Dominate Iraqi Parliament

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Juan Cole, professor of Middle Eastern and South Asian history at the University of Michigan, discusses the candidates in Iraq's national election and their platforms. Cole says that the big winner is likely to be the United Iraqi Alliance, a coalition of all the major Shiite parties.

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