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Iraqis gather at the scene of a truck bomb attack at a vegetable market in Jamila district, eastern Baghdad, Iraq, on Thursday.
August 13, 2015 The suicide bomb hit a major marketplace in a predominantly Shiite neighborhood of Baghdad.
Young members of the Baghdad Rowing Club practice on the river Tigris, close to the University of Mustansiriyah in the Iraqi capital.
January 7, 2015 Some of the loveliest cities hug great rivers: Cairo on the Nile, Paris on the Seine. Baghdad's lifeblood is the Tigris. After years of war, commuter boats and even a rowing club ply its waters again.
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Iraqi men examine some of the wreckage left behind after one of today's explosions in Baghdad.
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January 5, 2012 About 30 people were killed today and more than 60 wounded, according to authorities, by explosions near two sites where day laborers were gathering to look for construction work. Shiite neighborhoods were targeted.
Iraqi security forces inspect a crater caused by a car bomb attack in the neighborhood of Karrada in Baghdad earlier today (Dec. 22, 2011). It was one in a wave of such bombings in the Iraqi capital today.
December 22, 2011 It's been a terrible day in Baghdad. There were at least 16 explosions in 13 different locations. Most were in predominantly Shiite Muslim neighborhoods.
Baghdad's traffic, choked by hundreds of checkpoints, slows to a crawl while security forces inspect vehicles for weapons and explosives.
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July 15, 2011 On assignment for National Geographic magazine, photographer Lynsey Addario went back to Baghdad for the first time since 2004. She discusses a motif that appears in her photos — and the remarkable changes she saw afoot.
January 29, 2009 The Iraqi government bans Blackwater.
December 29, 2008 In Baghdad, there isn't a full-time network news correspondent to be found.
December 3, 2008 A background on the type of device that exploded beneath Ivan Watson and Ali Hamdani's car: the sticky bomb.
March 31, 2008 The Iraqi government launched attacks last week on Shiite militias in the south of the country. How will it deal with the consequences?
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March 19, 2008 Do you have a question you want to hear Iraqis answer?
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January 24, 2008 George Packer, reporter, writer... Playwright.
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January 21, 2008 Reading fine, first-person journalism from Iraq.
November 14, 2007 How's the surge going in Iraq? Jon Lee Anderson has some answers...
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October 4, 2007 William Langewiesche's got the story on the new American Embassy in Baghdad... complete with food court!
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September 20, 2007 As noted elsewhere, we will talk today about Anbar Province, which President Bush, General Petraeus and Ambassador Crocker have all held up as the model of their new strategy in Iraq.If you glance at
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