TITLE

IRAQ-SECTARIAN VIOLENCE

PUB. DATE
December 2011
SOURCE
Middle East Reporter (Weekly Edition);12/23/2011, Vol. 143 Issue 1283, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers updates on the violence in Iraq in 2011. A series of bombings in Baghdad has killed at least 72 people and wounded 217 others on December 22. It says that the violence is made against the government of Shiite Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki following the withdrawal of U.S. troops in the country. Meanwhile, U.S. intelligence services warned that the disengagement could degenerate into sectarian violence.
ACCESSION #
70243765

 

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