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Despite Danger, Iraqi Police Recruits Line Up

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Despite Danger, Iraqi Police Recruits Line Up

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Despite Danger, Iraqi Police Recruits Line Up

Despite Danger, Iraqi Police Recruits Line Up

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The Iraqi Interior Ministry says nearly 700 police force members and potential recruits have been killed in attacks. Despite the heavy losses, young Iraqi men continue to turn up for Iraq's most dangerous profession. NPR's Peter Kenyon reports.