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Monday, August 15, 2011

New Wave Of Violence Sweeps Iraq

Iraqi security forces inspect the site of a suicide car bomber plowed his vehicle into a checkpoint outside a police building just outside the holy city of Najaf, Iraq. (AP)

Iraqi security forces inspect the site of a suicide car bomber plowed his vehicle into a checkpoint outside a police building just outside the holy city of Najaf, Iraq. (AP)

A new wave of violence ripped through more than a dozen Iraqi cities from the North to the South today, killing nearly 60 people. It’s more evidence of what the Special Inspector General for Iraq Reconstruction, Stuart Bowen, said in a recent report. Bowen says that Iraq is more dangerous than it was a year ago.

Guest:

  • Stuart Bowen, Special Inspector General for Iraq Reconstruction

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