Update on the Iraqi Referendum

The hand counting of ballots is proceeding in Iraq from the weekend referendum on the country's proposed new constitution. Unofficial preliminary results indicate the document will be approved.

Guests:

Jill Carroll, a reporter The Christian Monitor, talks about the most recent events in the Iraqi national referendum

Jon Alterman, director of the Middle East Program at the Center for Strategic and International Studies

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