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# basra - Friday 16 September, 2016

UK says sorry for drowning of Iraqi boy forced into canal by British soldiers
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# Operation Iraqi Freedom

UK says sorry for drowning of Iraqi boy forced into canal by British soldiers

Sep 16th 2016, 1:45 PM 20,293 Views 39 Comments

The soldiers were acquitted of manslaughter in a British court.

# basra - Wednesday 9 December, 2015

Soldier who lost leg in Iraq tells those with anti-Muslim sentiment to "get a grip"
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# Well Said

Soldier who lost leg in Iraq tells those with anti-Muslim sentiment to "get a grip"

Dec 9th 2015, 10:54 AM 20,612 Views 114 Comments

Chris Herbert is not impressed with the recent perceived rise in Islamophobia in the western world.

# basra - Sunday 6 December, 2015

The tallest building in the world will be an Iraqi skyscraper
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# The Bride

The tallest building in the world will be an Iraqi skyscraper

Dec 6th 2015, 7:00 PM 33,811 Views 49 Comments

With its iconic ‘veil’ of solar panels, the four-tower behemoth will produce as much energy as it consumes — a breakthrough in tall-building design.

# basra - Saturday 14 January, 2012

Bomb kills 30 pilgrims in Iraq
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# Basra

Bomb kills 30 pilgrims in Iraq

Jan 14th 2012, 10:01 AM 1,180 Views 2 Comments

It is still unclear if the blast was caused by a suicide attacker or roadside bomb.

# basra - Sunday 8 August, 2010

Iraq blast kills 8
# Iraq
# Iraq

Iraq blast kills 8

Aug 8th 2010, 12:10 PM 105 Views 0 Comments