40,000 Iraqis to Form Shield in Baghdad (AP)




 
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40,000 Iraqis to Form Shield in Baghdad (AP)
 
May 27th, 2005  
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Topic: 40,000 Iraqis to Form Shield in Baghdad (AP)


40,000 Iraqis to Form Shield in Baghdad (AP)
AP - Iraq announced plans Thursday to deploy 40,000 police and soldiers in the capital and ring the city with hundreds of checkpoints "like a bracelet" in the largest show of Iraqi force since the fall of Saddam Hussein. Two U.S. soldiers died when their helicopter was shot down.

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