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Red Cross: Baghdad 'Chaos' Hindering Relief Efforts

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Red Cross: Baghdad 'Chaos' Hindering Relief Efforts

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Red Cross: Baghdad 'Chaos' Hindering Relief Efforts

Red Cross: Baghdad 'Chaos' Hindering Relief Efforts

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A day after suspending work due to chaos in Baghdad, the International Committee of the Red Cross resumes operations in the Iraqi capital, where hospitals are filled to capacity with injured civilians. But a lack of electricity impedes aid workers' efforts to address shortages of food, medicine and clean water. Hear Nada Domani of the ICRC.

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