TITLE

Baghdad's New Owners

AUTHOR(S)
Dehghanpisheh, Babak; Kaplow, Larry
PUB. DATE
September 2007
SOURCE
Newsweek (Pacific Edition);9/10/2007 (Pacific Edition), Vol. 150 Issue 11, p28
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article describes how sectarian violence in Baghdad has transformed the Iraqi capitol into a predominantly Shiite city. An emboldened Mahdi Army has killed or driven out a significant portion of the Sunni population. Some of the few Sunnis who remain cooperate with U.S. forces in an effort to capture wanted Shiite figures.
ACCESSION #
26607505

 

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