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By Norman G. Finkelstein
This 10-minute clip from MSNBC shows the devastation that Katrina left in her path one year ago. Chilling.
The latest carnage appears to be almost wholly sectarian—that is, Shiite versus Sunni—and linked to last month’s destruction of an important Shiite shrine. The single-day death tally of 87 follows a spate of weekend attacks that claimed 58 lives.
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