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DW
Several dead after suicide bomber hits checkpoint north of Baghdad |Thousands of people have defied warnings from authorities and rallied in Baghda
Several dead after suicide bomber hits checkpoint north of Baghdad |
DW / Posted yesterday
Thousands of people have defied warnings from authorities and rallied in Baghdad renewing pressure on the government. Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr - a powerful militia leader - called his followers to the streets. (15.07.2016) The self-styled... Read more
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express
Top Muslim cleric tells his followers to ATTACK troops who are at war with Islamic StateLEADING Muslim cleric has told his followers to take aim at American troops set
Top Muslim cleric tells his followers to ATTACK troops who are at war with Islamic State
express / Posted 8 days ago
LEADING Muslim cleric has told his followers to take aim at American troops set to be deployed against the Islamic State. Muqtada al-Sadr has called for US troops to be targeted Muqtada al-Sadr’s comments come after US Defence Secretary Ash... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Middle East Strategic Outlook – July 2016Map of the Middle East; Israel surrounded by the neighborhood 'bullies'{Origina
Middle East Strategic Outlook – July 2016
The Jewish Press / Posted 8 days ago
Map of the Middle East; Israel surrounded by the neighborhood 'bullies'{Originally posted to the Gatestone InstituteWebsite}Saudi Arabia Approval of the National Transformation Plan The Saudi Cabinet approved (June 6) the National Transformation... Read more
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Breitbart
Leading Iraqi Shi’ite Muslim Cleric Tells Followers to Target U.S. TroopsOn Sunday, the influential Shi’ite Muslim cleric Muqtada al-Sadr told his follo
Leading Iraqi Shi’ite Muslim Cleric Tells Followers to Target U.S. Troops
Breitbart / Posted 8 days ago
On Sunday, the influential Shi’ite Muslim cleric Muqtada al-Sadr told his followers to target U.S. troops that are being dispatched to Iraq to fight against the Islamic State. The Iraqi cleric was reacting to a recent announcement by U.S. Defense... Read more
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International Business Times
Iraq: Baghdad-based Shia Muslim cleric tells supporters to target US troops fighting Islamic State cleric has urged his followers to target US forces deployed in the country to d
Iraq: Baghdad-based Shia Muslim cleric tells supporters to target US troops fighting Islamic State
International Business Times / Posted 8 days ago
cleric has urged his followers to target US forces deployed in the country to drive out Islamic State (Isis) militants. Muqtada al-Sadr posted his suggestions on his official website when a follower asked him for his response about Washington's... Read more
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TribLIVE
Protesters in Baghdad demand reformTribLIVE BAGHDAD — Tens of thousands of supporters of a powerful Iraqi Shiit
Protesters in Baghdad demand reform
TribLIVE / Posted 11 days ago
TribLIVE BAGHDAD — Tens of thousands of supporters of a powerful Iraqi Shiite cleric rallied in central Baghdad on Friday to press demands for reform and an end to alleged corruption in the government. The... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Supporters of Shiite cleric rally in Baghdad, demand reformBAGHDAD - Tens of thousands of supporters of a powerful Iraqi Shiite cleric ral
Supporters of Shiite cleric rally in Baghdad, demand reform
Brandon Sun / Posted 11 days ago
BAGHDAD - Tens of thousands of supporters of a powerful Iraqi Shiite cleric rallied in central Baghdad on Friday to press demands for reform and an end to alleged corruption in the government. The rally was held under tight security following a... Read more
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Business Standard India
Supporters of Shiite cleric rally in Baghdad, demand reformMostly men in their late teens or early 20s, waved Iraqi flags and chanted slog
Supporters of Shiite cleric rally in Baghdad, demand reform
Business Standard India / Posted 11 days ago
Mostly men in their late teens or early 20s, waved Iraqi flags and chanted slogans as patriotic music blared from loudspeakers Tens of thousands of supporters of a powerful Iraqi Shiite... Read more
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Salon.com
Supporters of Shiite cleric rally in Baghdad, demand reformBAGHDAD (AP) — Tens of thousands of supporters of a powerful Iraqi Shiite cleri
Supporters of Shiite cleric rally in Baghdad, demand reform
Salon.com / Posted 11 days ago
BAGHDAD (AP) — Tens of thousands of supporters of a powerful Iraqi Shiite cleric have rallied in central Baghdad to press demands for reform and an end to alleged corruption in the government. Friday’s rally was held under tight security following a... Read more
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CNBC
The next president must face six realities in the Middle EastFor the next U.S. president, no foreign policy choice will be more important th
The next president must face six realities in the Middle East
CNBC / Posted 12 days ago
For the next U.S. president, no foreign policy choice will be more important than deciding whether and how to end a stalemate of conflict in the Middle East. The challenges will be daunting. But turning a blind eye to the region's deteriorating... Read more
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Boston Herald
Latest Baghdad bombing jeopardizes diverse neighborhoodin 13 years of war has turned the Baghdad district where it took place into the
Latest Baghdad bombing jeopardizes diverse neighborhood
Boston Herald / Posted 13 days ago
in 13 years of war has turned the Baghdad district where it took place into the centerpiece in an increasingly bitter rivalry between the country's prime minister and its Iranian-backed Shiite militias eager to hold sway over the city's most... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Latest Baghdad bombing jeopardises diverse neighbourhoodin 13 years of war has turned the Baghdad district where it took place into the
Latest Baghdad bombing jeopardises diverse neighbourhood
News 24 South Africa / Posted 13 days ago
in 13 years of war has turned the Baghdad district where it took place into the centrepiece in an increasingly bitter rivalry between the country's prime minister and its Iranian-backed Shi'ite militias eager to hold sway over the city's most... Read more
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Daily Herald
Latest Baghdad bombing jeopardizes diverse neighborhoodin 13 years of war has turned the Baghdad district where it took place into the
Latest Baghdad bombing jeopardizes diverse neighborhood
Daily Herald / Posted 14 days ago
in 13 years of war has turned the Baghdad district where it took place into the centerpiece in an increasingly bitter rivalry between the country's prime minister and its Iranian-backed Shiite militias eager to hold sway over the city's most... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Latest Baghdad bombing jeopardizes diverse neighborhoodin 13 years of war has turned the Baghdad district where it took place into the
Latest Baghdad bombing jeopardizes diverse neighborhood
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 14 days ago
in 13 years of war has turned the Baghdad district where it took place into the centerpiece in an increasingly bitter rivalry between the country's prime minister and its Iranian-backed Shiite militias eager to hold sway over the city's most... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Latest Baghdad bombing jeopardizes diverse neighborhoodin 13 years of war has turned the Baghdad district where it took place into the
Latest Baghdad bombing jeopardizes diverse neighborhood
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 14 days ago
in 13 years of war has turned the Baghdad district where it took place into the centerpiece in an increasingly bitter rivalry between the country's prime minister and its Iranian-backed Shiite militias eager to hold sway over the city's most... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
Latest Baghdad bombing jeopardizes diverse neighborhoodin 13 years of war has turned the Baghdad district where it took place into the
Latest Baghdad bombing jeopardizes diverse neighborhood
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 14 days ago
in 13 years of war has turned the Baghdad district where it took place into the centerpiece in an increasingly bitter rivalry between the country's prime minister and its Iranian-backed Shiite militias eager to hold sway over the city's most... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Latest Baghdad bombing jeopardizes diverse neighborhoodin 13 years of war has turned the Baghdad district where it took place into the
Latest Baghdad bombing jeopardizes diverse neighborhood
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 14 days ago
in 13 years of war has turned the Baghdad district where it took place into the centerpiece in an increasingly bitter rivalry between the country's prime minister and its Iranian-backed Shiite militias eager to hold sway over the city's most... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
Latest Baghdad bombing jeopardizes diverse neighborhoodin 13 years of war has turned the Baghdad district where it took place into the
Latest Baghdad bombing jeopardizes diverse neighborhood
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 14 days ago
in 13 years of war has turned the Baghdad district where it took place into the centerpiece in an increasingly bitter rivalry between the country's prime minister and its Iranian-backed Shiite militias eager to hold sway over the city's most... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Latest Baghdad bombing jeopardizes diverse neighborhoodin 13 years of war has turned the Baghdad district where it took place into the
Latest Baghdad bombing jeopardizes diverse neighborhood
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 14 days ago
in 13 years of war has turned the Baghdad district where it took place into the centerpiece in an increasingly bitter rivalry between the country's prime minister and its Iranian-backed Shiite militias eager to hold sway over the city's most... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Latest Baghdad bombing jeopardizes diverse neighborhoodin 13 years of war has turned the Baghdad district where it took place into the
Latest Baghdad bombing jeopardizes diverse neighborhood
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 14 days ago
in 13 years of war has turned the Baghdad district where it took place into the centerpiece in an increasingly bitter rivalry between the country's prime minister and its Iranian-backed Shiite militias eager to hold sway over the city's most... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Latest Baghdad bombing jeopardizes diverse neighborhoodin 13 years of war has turned the Baghdad district where it took place into the
Latest Baghdad bombing jeopardizes diverse neighborhood
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 14 days ago
in 13 years of war has turned the Baghdad district where it took place into the centerpiece in an increasingly bitter rivalry between the country's prime minister and its Iranian-backed Shiite militias eager to hold sway over the city's most... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Latest Baghdad bombing jeopardizes diverse neighborhoodin 13 years of war has turned the Baghdad district where it took place into the
Latest Baghdad bombing jeopardizes diverse neighborhood
Hawaii News Now / Posted 14 days ago
in 13 years of war has turned the Baghdad district where it took place into the centerpiece in an increasingly bitter rivalry between the country's prime minister and its Iranian-backed Shiite militias eager to hold sway over the city's most... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Latest Baghdad bombing jeopardizes diverse neighborhoodin 13 years of war has turned the Baghdad district where it took place into the
Latest Baghdad bombing jeopardizes diverse neighborhood
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 14 days ago
in 13 years of war has turned the Baghdad district where it took place into the centerpiece in an increasingly bitter rivalry between the country's prime minister and its Iranian-backed Shiite militias eager to hold sway over the city's most... Read more
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Breitbart
Muslim on Muslim Violence Explodes North of Baghdad, Dozens Deadoccurred just days after a particularly deadly Islamic State attack left nearly
Muslim on Muslim Violence Explodes North of Baghdad, Dozens Dead
Breitbart / Posted 18 days ago
occurred just days after a particularly deadly Islamic State attack left nearly some 292 civilians dead in the Iraqi capital of Baghdad. Islamist militants drove an explosive-filled minibus into a Baghdad shopping district, blowing the vehicle up... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Chilcot report: Tony Blair's letters to Bushdecision" he took during his decade in power. Newly declassified letters Blair
Chilcot report: Tony Blair's letters to Bush
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 20 days ago
decision" he took during his decade in power. Newly declassified letters Blair sent to President George W. Bush reveal his soul-searching in the lead-up to war, during the 2003 invasion and as Iraq descended into chaos. The correspondence,... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Iraqis fear bombing signals country plunging back into sectarian warBaghdad marketplace, killing more than 100 people. The Karada district was pack
Iraqis fear bombing signals country plunging back into sectarian war
Detroit Free Press / Posted 22 days ago
Baghdad marketplace, killing more than 100 people. The Karada district was packed with people who had gone out to socialize after breaking the Ramadan fast. USA TODAY BAGHDAD — Iraqis fear their country will descend into sectarian war again... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Iraqis fear bombing signals country plunging back into sectarian wartheir country will descend into sectarian war again in the wake of the Islamic
Iraqis fear bombing signals country plunging back into sectarian war
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 22 days ago
their country will descend into sectarian war again in the wake of the Islamic State's suicide truck bombing in the capital Sunday, one of the deadliest attacks in Iraq since the U.S. invasion in 2003. “We are living a horror movie,” Al-Mujtaba... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
Iraqis fear bombing signals country plunging back into sectarian wartheir country will descend into sectarian war again in the wake of the Islamic
Iraqis fear bombing signals country plunging back into sectarian war
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 22 days ago
their country will descend into sectarian war again in the wake of the Islamic State's suicide truck bombing in the capital Sunday, one of the deadliest attacks in Iraq since the U.S. invasion in 2003. “We are living a horror movie,” Al-Mujtaba... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Iraqis fear bombing signals country plunging back into sectarian wartheir country will descend into sectarian war again in the wake of the Islamic
Iraqis fear bombing signals country plunging back into sectarian war
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 22 days ago
their country will descend into sectarian war again in the wake of the Islamic State's suicide truck bombing in the capital Sunday, one of the deadliest attacks in Iraq since the U.S. invasion in 2003. “We are living a horror movie,” Al-Mujtaba... Read more
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International Business Times
Baghdad bombing: Death toll from Isis suicide attack reaches at least 200 shopping area. Islamic State (Isis) has claimed responsibility for the blast,
Baghdad bombing: Death toll from Isis suicide attack reaches at least 200
International Business Times / Posted 22 days ago
shopping area. Islamic State (Isis) has claimed responsibility for the blast, which occurred on 2 July in the Iraqi capital's Karada district. The attack appears to have been planned to cause maximum casualties, coinciding with a busy shopping... Read more
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Daily Mail
Iraqi special forces share treasured possessionsA photo of his brother's dead body, a prayer book and a wolf's tooth: Iraqi Spe
Iraqi special forces share treasured possessions
Daily Mail / Posted 29 days ago
A photo of his brother's dead body, a prayer book and a wolf's tooth: Iraqi Special Forces soldier shares treasured possessions he carries into battle against ISIS Pictures show some of the items soldiers are carrying into battle with them Iraqi... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Iraqi special forces share treasured possessionsAP PHOTOS: In this Wednesday, June 8, 2016 photo, 1st Sgt. Malik… AP News | 06
Iraqi special forces share treasured possessions
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 30 days ago
AP PHOTOS: In this Wednesday, June 8, 2016 photo, 1st Sgt. Malik… AP News | 06/26/16 10:41 PM FALLUJAH, Iraq (AP) -- Sgt. Ahmed Abdelaziz, with Iraq's special forces, has been almost continually... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Iraqi special forces share treasured possessionsFALLUJAH, Iraq (AP) � Sgt. Ahmed Abdelaziz, with Iraq's special forces, has bee
Iraqi special forces share treasured possessions
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 30 days ago
FALLUJAH, Iraq (AP) � Sgt. Ahmed Abdelaziz, with Iraq's special forces, has been almost continually deployed fighting the Islamic State group ever since the militants overran nearly a third of Iraq in the summer of 2014. Now he's on the front lines... Read more
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Salon.com
Iraqi special forces share treasured possessionsFALLUJAH, Iraq (AP) — Sgt. Ahmed Abdelaziz, with Iraq’s special forces, has bee
Iraqi special forces share treasured possessions
Salon.com / Posted 30 days ago
FALLUJAH, Iraq (AP) — Sgt. Ahmed Abdelaziz, with Iraq’s special forces, has been almost continually deployed fighting the Islamic State group ever since the militants overran nearly a third of Iraq in the summer of 2014. Now he’s on the front lines... Read more
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The Financial Express
Iraqi special forces share treasured possessionssoldiers at the base, outside the city of Tikrit, north of Baghdad. (Reuters)
Iraqi special forces share treasured possessions
The Financial Express / Posted 30 days ago
soldiers at the base, outside the city of Tikrit, north of Baghdad. (Reuters) Sgt. Ahmed Abdelaziz, with Iraq’s special forces, has been almost continually deployed fighting the Islamic State group ever since the militants overran nearly a... Read more
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ABC News
Iraqi Special Forces Share Treasured PossessionsSgt. Ahmed Abdelaziz, with Iraq's special forces, has been almost continually d
Iraqi Special Forces Share Treasured Possessions
ABC News / Posted 30 days ago
Sgt. Ahmed Abdelaziz, with Iraq's special forces, has been almost continually deployed fighting the Islamic State group ever since the militants overran nearly a third of Iraq in the summer of 2014. Now he's on the front lines of Fallujah, a city... Read more
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Air Force Times
Iraqi special forces share treasured possessionsFALLUJAH, Iraq — Sgt. Ahmed Abdelaziz, with Iraq's special forces, has been alm
Iraqi special forces share treasured possessions
Air Force Times / Posted 30 days ago
FALLUJAH, Iraq — Sgt. Ahmed Abdelaziz, with Iraq's special forces, has been almost continually deployed fighting the Islamic State group ever since the militants overran nearly a third of Iraq in the summer of 2014. Now he's on the front lines of... Read more
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FOX News
Iraqi special forces share treasured possessionsFALLUJAH, Iraq – Sgt. Ahmed Abdelaziz, with Iraq's special forces, has been alm
Iraqi special forces share treasured possessions
FOX News / Posted 30 days ago
FALLUJAH, Iraq – Sgt. Ahmed Abdelaziz, with Iraq's special forces, has been almost continually deployed fighting the Islamic State group ever since the militants overran nearly a third of Iraq in the summer of 2014. Now he's on the front lines of... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Iraqi special forces share treasured possessionsFALLUJAH, Iraq (AP) - Sgt. Ahmed Abdelaziz, with Iraq's special forces, has bee
Iraqi special forces share treasured possessions
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 30 days ago
FALLUJAH, Iraq (AP) - Sgt. Ahmed Abdelaziz, with Iraq's special forces, has been almost continually deployed fighting the Islamic State group ever since the militants overran nearly a third of Iraq in the summer of 2014. Now he's on the front lines... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Iraqi special forces share treasured possessionsFALLUJAH, Iraq (AP) - Sgt. Ahmed Abdelaziz, with Iraq's special forces, has bee
Iraqi special forces share treasured possessions
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 30 days ago
FALLUJAH, Iraq (AP) - Sgt. Ahmed Abdelaziz, with Iraq's special forces, has been almost continually deployed fighting the Islamic State group ever since the militants overran nearly a third of Iraq in the summer of 2014. Now he's on the front lines... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
AP PHOTOS: Iraqi special forces share treasured possessionsFALLUJAH, Iraq (AP) — Sgt. Ahmed Abdelaziz, with Iraq's special forces, has bee
AP PHOTOS: Iraqi special forces share treasured possessions
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 30 days ago
FALLUJAH, Iraq (AP) — Sgt. Ahmed Abdelaziz, with Iraq's special forces, has been almost continually deployed fighting the Islamic State group ever since the militants overran nearly a third of Iraq in the summer of 2014. Now he's on the front lines... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Iraqi special forces share treasured possessionsFALLUJAH, Iraq (AP) � Sgt. Ahmed Abdelaziz, with Iraq's special forces, has bee
Iraqi special forces share treasured possessions
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 30 days ago
FALLUJAH, Iraq (AP) � Sgt. Ahmed Abdelaziz, with Iraq's special forces, has been almost continually deployed fighting the Islamic State group ever since the militants overran nearly a third of Iraq in the summer of 2014. Now he's on the front lines... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Iraqi special forces share treasured possessionsFALLUJAH, Iraq (AP) - Sgt. Ahmed Abdelaziz, with Iraq's special forces, has bee
Iraqi special forces share treasured possessions
Hawaii News Now / Posted 30 days ago
FALLUJAH, Iraq (AP) - Sgt. Ahmed Abdelaziz, with Iraq's special forces, has been almost continually deployed fighting the Islamic State group ever since the militants overran nearly a third of Iraq in the summer of 2014. Now he's on the front lines... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
AP PHOTOS: Iraqi special forces share treasured possessionsFALLUJAH, Iraq (AP) — Sgt. Ahmed Abdelaziz, with Iraq's special forces, has bee
AP PHOTOS: Iraqi special forces share treasured possessions
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 30 days ago
FALLUJAH, Iraq (AP) — Sgt. Ahmed Abdelaziz, with Iraq's special forces, has been almost continually deployed fighting the Islamic State group ever since the militants overran nearly a third of Iraq in the summer of 2014. Now he's on the front lines... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
AP PHOTOS: Iraqi special forces share treasured possessionsFALLUJAH, Iraq (AP) - Sgt. Ahmed Abdelaziz, with Iraq's special forces, has bee
AP PHOTOS: Iraqi special forces share treasured possessions
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 30 days ago
FALLUJAH, Iraq (AP) - Sgt. Ahmed Abdelaziz, with Iraq's special forces, has been almost continually deployed fighting the Islamic State group ever since the militants overran nearly a third of Iraq in the summer of 2014. Now he's on the front lines... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
Iraqi special forces share treasured possessionsFALLUJAH, Iraq (AP) - Sgt. Ahmed Abdelaziz, with Iraq's special forces, has bee
Iraqi special forces share treasured possessions
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 30 days ago
FALLUJAH, Iraq (AP) - Sgt. Ahmed Abdelaziz, with Iraq's special forces, has been almost continually deployed fighting the Islamic State group ever since the militants overran nearly a third of Iraq in the summer of 2014. Now he's on the front lines... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
Iraqi special forces share treasured possessionsFALLUJAH, Iraq (AP) - Sgt. Ahmed Abdelaziz, with Iraq's special forces, has bee
Iraqi special forces share treasured possessions
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 30 days ago
FALLUJAH, Iraq (AP) - Sgt. Ahmed Abdelaziz, with Iraq's special forces, has been almost continually deployed fighting the Islamic State group ever since the militants overran nearly a third of Iraq in the summer of 2014. Now he's on the front lines... Read more
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