Negotiating a new mandate for U.S. forces in Iraq

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At the end of the year, the mandate which allows the United States to operate in Iraq under international law runs out. Issues of Iraqi sovereignty and oil-wealth distribution will bubble through the discussions between the White House and the Iraqi government. Guests: John Burns, The New York Times

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