U.N. Envoy Outlines New Iraqi Leadership Plan U.N. envoy Lakhdar Brahimi recommends dissolving the U.S.-appointed Iraqi Governing Council and replacing it with an interim government on June 30. Brahimi suggests establishing an interim government of non-partisan Iraqis to handle the day-to-day affairs until elections next year. The envoy says Iraqis should select the interim leaders with the help of the U.N. NPR's Vicky O'Hara reports.
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U.N. Envoy Outlines New Iraqi Leadership Plan

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U.N. Envoy Outlines New Iraqi Leadership Plan

U.N. Envoy Outlines New Iraqi Leadership Plan

U.N. Envoy Outlines New Iraqi Leadership Plan

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U.N. envoy Lakhdar Brahimi recommends dissolving the U.S.-appointed Iraqi Governing Council and replacing it with an interim government on June 30. Brahimi suggests establishing an interim government of non-partisan Iraqis to handle the day-to-day affairs until elections next year. The envoy says Iraqis should select the interim leaders with the help of the U.N. NPR's Vicky O'Hara reports.

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