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Shrine bombing stirs rage in Iraq

As Shi'ites riot, leaders plead for restraint

By Thanassis Cambanis
Globe Staff / February 23, 2006

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BAGHDAD -- Enraged Shi'ites rioted across Iraq and swore revenge yesterday after bombs ripped through one of the Muslim sect's holiest shrines, and religious and political leaders scrambled to prevent a major escalation of sectarian warfare. (Full article: 1266 words)

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