In the north, Mosul Deputy Governor Khasraw Karwan has escaped an attempt on his life. Two of his guards were wounded in the attack, Kurdistan Satellite television reported.
Al-Najaf Turnout High, But Irregularities Cited
Iraqis Vote Under Threat Of Insurgent Violence
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