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Iraq Attacks Hamper Reconstruction Efforts

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Iraq Attacks Hamper Reconstruction Efforts

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Iraq Attacks Hamper Reconstruction Efforts

Iraq Attacks Hamper Reconstruction Efforts

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Unidentified gunmen open fire at a checkpoint in western Iraq, killing a U.S. soldier. The incident, along with daily skirmishes between U.S. forces and Iraqis, threatens efforts to build an infrastructure and increase security in Iraq. And the U.S. administration struggles to create an interim Iraqi political council. Hear NPR's Deborah Amos.

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