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The mean streets of Baghdad

BAGHDAD – Ahmad, a 23-year-old Jordanian student, stepped out of his apartment in Haifa Street this past Saturday morning to hail a taxi, but he was confronted by a US checkpoint. “Move your ass from here,” a GI ordered him. “Don’t talk to me like that. I’m not your slave,” answered Ahmad. “Aren’t you? taunted […]