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Grief and anger in Baghdad: Iraq reels from bloodiest attack since 2003 (part 1)

The target was a Shia neighbourhood of Baghdad but the victims of the Iraqi capital's worst suicide attack since 2003 were also Sunni and Christian; they were men, women and children. We'll never know for sure if the attack claimed by ISIS could have been prevented, but the anger directed toward Prime Minister al-Abadi highlights the rage of citizens who feel the political will to protect them is gone. What accountability for Iraq's leaders?

Produced by Charles WENTE, François WIBAUX and Christopher DAVIS.

By François PICARD

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Alissa J. RUBIN

Paris Bureau Chief, New York Times

Zaid AL ALI

Senior Adviser on Constitution Building, International IDEA

Faisal AL YAFAI

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