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Iraqis Still Await Return of Basic Services

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Iraqis Still Await Return of Basic Services

Iraqis Still Await Return of Basic Services

Iraqis Still Await Return of Basic Services

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The slow progress of rebuilding efforts in Baghdad is highlighted by a continuing lack of electricity. Basic services are still lacking, in part because U.S. officials are trying to build a foundation for systems that had been neglected in recent years. Hear NPR's Scott Simon and NPR's Emily Harris.

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