Iraqi President Says Elections Are Essential
Tuesday, Dec. 7, 2004; 5:56 PM

Iraq Interim President Ghazi Yawar said that despite threats of a boycott, elections will take place Jan. 30 and that most Iraqis will participate. He said successful elections will help stem the tide of discontent among some Iraqis.

Listen to edited audio excerpts:

Audio: Yawar Rejects Threat of Election Boycott
Audio: Yawar on an Islamic State
Audio: Yawar Criticizes Iranian Intervention
Audio: Yawar on Face of the Insurgency
Audio: Jordan's King Abdullah Warns of Iranian Interference in Iraq
Audio: Jordan's King Abdullah Warns of Shia-Sunni Conflict

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