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Suicide bombing kills at least 35 in Iraq a day after mosque shooting

BAGHDAD/ARBIL – Bombings across Iraq killed at least 35 people in attacks that appeared to be revenge for an assault on a Sunni mosque that has deepened sectarian conflict. 485 more words


Arbil - Erbil - Irbil?

Arbil-Erbil-Irbil, Iraq…I’ve seen the city’s name spelled all these ways.  We Americans certainly make use of our vowels!  My map listed it as “Arbil”, but I finally settled upon using “Irbil” for some reason when I spoke of it to others.  563 more words