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Attacks kill at least 18 people in Iraq
Associated Press ^ | Apr 20, 2014 2:05 PM EDT | Sinan Salaheddin

Posted on 04/20/2014 3:21:32 PM PDT by Olog-hai

A series of attacks, including a coordinated assault on a private Shiite college in Baghdad, killed at least 18 people and wounded nearly 50 in Iraq on Sunday, officials said.

Less than two weeks ahead of parliamentary elections, Iraq is struggling to keep a lid on a surge in sectarian violence that has sent bloodshed soaring to levels not seen since the country was pushed to the brink of civil war in 2006 and 2007. …

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TOPICS: News/Current Events; War on Terror
KEYWORDS: iraq

1 posted on 04/20/2014 3:21:32 PM PDT by Olog-hai
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To: Olog-hai
I would like to note that two weeks ago, Chicongo had 2 deaths and 35 shootings the weekend before last; almost half of what is reported in this article for the COUNTRY of Iraq.

#2 There is no way this story is accurate. It can't be. AP must've missed the memo that according to Emperor 0, on Easter, - Islam teaches to "love they neighbor." So in an Islamic country, where Islam is the law, that means there can be no Islamic sectarian violence, because they all love each other.

2 posted on 04/20/2014 4:06:17 PM PDT by Repeat Offender (Why are cops ROE more lenient against us, here in the US, than U.S. military's ROE's in a war zone?)
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To: Olog-hai

I have exhausted myself typing “good riddance”. But, here it goes: GOOD RIDDANCE!


3 posted on 04/20/2014 5:16:07 PM PDT by sagar
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To: sagar

To whom? Iraq’s not going to annihilate itself for the USA’s benefit. Eventually one side will win over and the radicals will be as radical as before, and refocus on the Great Satan.


4 posted on 04/20/2014 5:19:25 PM PDT by Olog-hai
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