TITLE

IRAQ'S ELECTION DAY

AUTHOR(S)
Contreras, Joseph; Nordland, Rod; Hosenball, Mark; Conant, Eve
PUB. DATE
October 2004
SOURCE
Newsweek (Pacific Edition);10/11/2004 (Pacific Edition), Vol. 144 Issue 15, p19
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the implications of a suggestion by the U.S. President George W. Bush administration to exclude some areas in the Iraq vote in the country's 2005 elections. Comments of Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld; Problems with this suggestion; Reactions within the U.S. government to Rumsfeld's remarks; Determination of U.S. officials to hold the vote in Iraq; Attempts to find a way to enable a vote without disenfranchising the Sunnis; Possible scenarios; Outlook for the registration process.
ACCESSION #
14694461

 

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