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Syria Remains Byway for Insurgents Entering Iraq

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Syria Remains Byway for Insurgents Entering Iraq

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Syria Remains Byway for Insurgents Entering Iraq

Syria Remains Byway for Insurgents Entering Iraq

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Iraqi and U.S. officials say the effort to stem the flow of foreign fighters seeking to cross the Syrian border and join the Iraqi insurgency is being hampered by corruption and a lack of resources. NPR's Peter Kenyon reports.