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Kurds Celebrate New Year, New Freedoms

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Kurds Celebrate New Year, New Freedoms

Kurds Celebrate New Year, New Freedoms

Kurds Celebrate New Year, New Freedoms

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NPR's Steve Inskeep reports on the festivities at the Kurdish New Year celebrations in northern Iraq. They celebrated not only the new year, but an improved economy and the greater freedom they have under Iraq's interim constitution.

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