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Maliki, Iran Present Challenges to U.S Policy in Iraq

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Maliki, Iran Present Challenges to U.S Policy in Iraq

Maliki, Iran Present Challenges to U.S Policy in Iraq

Maliki, Iran Present Challenges to U.S Policy in Iraq

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Verbal barbs from Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki and Iran's shift to center stage are further complicating the Bush administration's efforts to make progress in Iraq.

Scott Simon talks with Robin Wright of The Washington Post about the shifting politics of Iraq.