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Allawi Makes Effort To Remain Prime Minister

HeadlineFeb 24, 2005

In other news from Iraq the U.S.-backed interim Prime Minister Iyad Allawi has announced plans to form a secular coalition in an attempt to challenge the top religious Shiite candidate for the post of Prime Minister. On Tuesday the main Shiite coalition officially nominated Ibrahim al-Jaafari as its pick to serve as prime minister.

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