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Secretary Rice in Baghdad

Secretary of State Condoleeza Rice was in Iraq today for an unannounced visit, and she met with members of the Iraqi government to discuss an agreement on the future of US forces in Iraq.

Iraq's government governs Anbar Province

The U.S. military transferred security control of Iraq's Anbar province to the Iraqi government in a ceremony today. Anbar province was once the center of the Sunni insurgency against the Americans after Saddam Hussein was toppled in 2003.

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Awakening councils

One-time Sunni insurgents in Iraq have helped stabilize the country through so-called "Awakening Councils,� but as The World's Katy Clark reports, their role in the future could depend on how the Sunnis get along with Iraq's Shiite-dominated government.

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Iraq deal not so certain

It seemed like a done deal. But a draft security agreement between Washington and Baghdad has run into trouble. Over the weekend, Iraqis began expressing objections to the deal.