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The grand elector Sistani

The Iraqi elections won’t happen on January 30 because the Bush administration wants them: they will happen because Grand Ayatollah Ali al-Sistani wants them. The Shi’ite leader knows it’s now or never for the Shi’ite majority in the country to take power. The majority of Sunnis – because of the Fallujah offensive – won’t vote: […]