Iraq Gets a New Prime Minister Interim Iraqi Vice President Ibrahim al-Jaafari has been chosen as his Shiite ticket's candidate for prime minister, likely paving the way for al-Jaafari to become the leader of Iraq's democratically elected government.
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Iraq Gets a New Prime Minister

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Iraq Gets a New Prime Minister

Iraq Gets a New Prime Minister

Iraq Gets a New Prime Minister

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Interim Iraqi Vice President Ibrahim al-Jaafari has been chosen as his Shiite ticket's candidate for prime minister, likely paving the way for al-Jaafari to become the leader of Iraq's democratically elected government.

Guest:

Bobby Ghosh, Time magazine reporter in Baghdad; profiled al-Jaafari for next week's issue