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US withdraws from Iraqi cities despite violence

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Posted: Sunday, June 28, 2009 12:15 pm | Updated: 2:57 am, Sat Oct 8, 2011.

BAGHDAD — Death squads roamed the streets, slaughtering members of the rival Muslim sect. Bombs rocked Baghdad daily - until thousands of U.S. troops poured in two years ago, establishing neighborhood bases and taking control of the Iraqi capital and other cities.

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