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Baghdad Menorah

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Baghdad Menorah

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Baghdad Menorah

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NPR's Scott Simon explains that last night in Baghdad, on the first night of Hanukkah, a menorah created by a Jewish Iraqi exile was lit in one of Saddam's presidential palaces.

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