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justinsb Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jul-07-05 02:02 PM
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Quick, alert the media - more bombings
Car bombs kill many in Iraq

Thirteen people were killed and 30 wounded late on Wednesday in two almost simultaneous car bombings in the central Iraqi town of Jbeila, some 100km south ofBaghdad, police said.

Lieutenant Ali al-Shammarisaid the bombs exploded withina fewminutes of each other in the vicinity ofa car market in Jbeila, near the city of Hilla.

Thesecond blast came as rescue workers were arriving at the scene. Thirteen of the wounded were in serious condition, a hospital source said.

http://english.aljazeera.net/NR/exeres/96D40084-C307-4F...
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oldtime dfl_er Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jul-07-05 02:03 PM
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1. aw, who cares?
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Goldmund Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jul-07-05 02:03 PM
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2. Today, I'm from Jbeila
I guess?
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uppityperson Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jul-07-05 02:26 PM
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11. Today, I'm with Iraqis.
no I guess.
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oldtime dfl_er Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jul-07-05 02:03 PM
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3. self delete
Edited on Thu Jul-07-05 02:05 PM by oldtime dfl_er
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JohnnyBoots Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jul-07-05 02:04 PM
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4. I want to hear about hungry sharks
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justinsb Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jul-07-05 02:06 PM
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5. The saddest part is
only Al Jazeera seems to be carrying it at all, everyone else is too busy. Think twice the next time you want to dismiss Al Jazeera.
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Dufaeth Donating Member (764 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jul-07-05 02:08 PM
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6. Quit politicizing this tragedy!!!
/sarcasm
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GracieM Donating Member (182 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jul-07-05 02:34 PM
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12. Can I get Al Jazeera?
Is there anything in English?
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justinsb Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jul-07-05 02:47 PM
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14. The website is
as for the TV channel, I'm not sure - it would largely be up to your cable provider, I believe the do have or will soon have an english TV network though

http://english.aljazeera.net/HomePage
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leftofthedial Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jul-07-05 02:09 PM
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7. yawn
<crickets>
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ksilvas Donating Member (310 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jul-07-05 02:10 PM
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8. Iraq? Where the hell is that? (sarcasm off)
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Liberal Dose Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jul-07-05 02:13 PM
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9. What??? No pretty blonde girls gone missing today? n/t
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paula777 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jul-07-05 02:15 PM
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10. Ah, Iraqi's are brown, it's not like their REAL people
sarcasm in case ya didn't catch it
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Mass Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jul-07-05 02:36 PM
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13. Thanks for posting that
Obviously, it will not make the news today, but I am not sure it would any other day.
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