Tensions Rise In Diyala Province Ethnic tensions are on the rise in the province in northeast Iraq. Recent government raids on Sunni officials have resulted in violence and angry proclamations from Sunni politicians against the Shiite-led government.
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Tensions Rise In Diyala Province

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Tensions Rise In Diyala Province

Tensions Rise In Diyala Province

Tensions Rise In Diyala Province

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Ethnic tensions are on the rise in Iraq's Diyala province. Recent government raids on Sunni officials have resulted in violence and angry proclamations from Sunni politicians against the Shiite-led government. Alex Chadwick talks to Washington Post Baghdad bureau chief Sudarsan Raghavan about the sticky situation.