In Baghdad, fear now a way of life
Sectarian violence fractures city but most people carry on
Posted: August 18, 2013 at 4:04 a.m.
The black-masked soldier stood at the army checkpoint examining the identification cards of each passenger, denying entry to anyone who did not live in the Sunni district of Ameriya. One resident later said entering his neighborhood now felt like crossing the border into a different country.
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Front Section, Pages 12 on 08/18/2013