US President George W. Bush's high-stakes summit with Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki was put off Wednesday amid political unrest in Baghdad and public disclosure of US doubts about the Iraqi leader's capacity to control sectarian warfare.
The White House said Bush and al-Maliki would meet on Thursday.
The postponement was announced shortly after Bush arrived here for talks with Jordan's King Abdullah II and al-Maliki. Bush's meeting with the king proceeded on schedule at Raghadan Palace.
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