After Fallujah, What-s Next for Iraq?

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US and Iraqi troops are mopping up what-s left of the enemy in Fallujah, and what-s left of Fallujah itself, a city said to be all but destroyed. Meantime, in other Iraqi cities--including Mosul, Samarra and Baghdad--insurgents have increased attacks on government forces. How soon can Fallujah be restored as a functioning city? Can order be maintained in the rest of the country? What about the January elections? We hear more about what is becoming an all too common pattern in Iraq and it's implications for January's elections from journalists embedded with the Marines, terrorism experts in the Gulf, and defense analysts and experts in international relations from Jane's Defense Group and the US Institute of Peace.
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Secretary of State Powell's resignation

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