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Iraq reaches pipeline to fix it after offensive against insurgents

By Ahmed Rasheed and Ziad al-Sinjary,  May 23, 2014

(Reuters) Whether the death of Prince Khalid proves the decisive blow to militants and smugglers will soon be determined. Iraq expert Zaid al-Ali, author of “The Struggle for Iraq’s Future: How Corruption, Incompetence and Sectarianism Have Undermined Democracy” was sceptical. “Blaming everything on a single emir is also something we have been hearing for a long time. Then the person dies, they say the problem will go away and of course it doesn’t,” he said.

 

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