Saturday, March 06, 2004

Constitutional wrangling in Iraq 

Juan Cole has a good summary of today's constitutional wrangling in Iraq. The provisional constitution was supposed to be signed today, but five hard-line Shiite council members backed out at the last minute, apparently at the instruction of the Ayatollah Ali Sistani. Meteor Blades on Kos has more.
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