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Karbala Shows Signs of Recovery

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Karbala Shows Signs of Recovery

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Karbala Shows Signs of Recovery

Karbala Shows Signs of Recovery

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U.S. troops stationed outside Karbala maintain a low profile as the Iraqi holy city shows signs of a return to normalcy. Electricity is restored, civilian volunteers police the streets and a religious pilgrimage — banned for decades under Saddam Hussein's rule — ends peacefully. Hear NPR's Steve Inskeep.

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