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Grief and anger in Baghdad: Iraq reels from bloodiest attack since 2003 (part 2)

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

Chief columnist, The National

Dr. Abbas KADHIM

President, Institute of Shia Studies

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2018-02-23 gun control

Gun Control in the United States: Will the Florida shooting be the turning point?

The latest Florida shooting resulted in 17 deaths and shook the corridors of power in Washington. Donald Trump is now talking about reviewing who is allowed to buy certain types...

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2018-02-22 Africa

Boko Haram kidnappings: Can Nigerian schoolgirls be protected?

A brazen attack by Islamist terror group Boko Haram has once more sounded the alarm. As many as 100 girls are believed to still be missing after the mass kidnapping in Yobe...

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2018-02-21 migrants

Tightening grip: French government unveils controversial migrant law

President Macron promised to make it easier for young people to claim asylum in France while reforming the system. A new bill was unveiled today by the interior minister Gérard...

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2018-02-20 Syria

Syria on the brink: Can Assad help the Kurds against Turkish forces?

With Bashar al-Assad sending Syrian forces to Afrin to support the Kurds against the Turkish offensive, the balance of power in the region has changed yet again. Turkish...

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2018-02-19 USA

Trump, guns and school shootings: Can students help change gun control laws?

The revulsion after the latest school gun killings in the United States has shocked the world and brought a remarkable response from the children who survived the attack. They...

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