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Abu Adel, originally from Nassariya in southern Iraq, has lived in Kirkuk since the 1980s. He says plainclothed men have harassed him, demanding his papers and asking why he hasn't left Kirkuk. Arabs like Abu Adel, lured north in the 1980s with promises of housing and jobs, are now under intense pressure to move back as Kurds repopulate the area. Peter Kenyon/NPR hide caption

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In Iraq, Counting Heads Is A Political Headache

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The Real Fears That Fuel Scary-Movie Season

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For Once in My Life The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra