Seems the vote on withdrawal might have scared the Iraqis a little. Fearing that the US might leave them to the wolves, are the Iraqis preparing to offer concessions to the opposition and insurgent groups?
Sunday November 20, 2005 3:31 PM
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By SALAH NASRAWI
Associated Press Writer
CAIRO, Egypt (AP) - Iraq's president said Sunday he was ready for talks with opposition figures and members of Saddam Hussein's outlawed Baath Party, and he called on the Sunni-led insurgency to lay down its arms and join the political process.