Iraqi Families Sue Blackwater

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One wounded survivor and the families of other victims in the Blackwater USA shooting last month have filed suit against the private security contractor in U.S. court. The Iraqi government accuses Blackwater guards of killing 17 civilians in an unprovoked attack in Baghdad on Sept. 16.



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