Mondays Times runs a

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Monday’s Times runs a revealing follow-on by Dexter Filkins on the selection of Iyad Allawi as the new Iraqi premier.

A key graf: “One person conversant with the negotiations said Mr. Brahimi was presented with ‘a fait accompli’ after President Bush’s envoy to Iraq, Robert D. Blackwill, ‘railroaded’ the Governing Council into coalescing around [Allawi].”

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