Iraq marks Shiite ritual as unrest surges

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BAGHDAD: Tens of thousands of Shiite Muslims pilgrims thronged a shrine in Baghdad today for a ritual mourning ceremony amid a surge in violence that has sparked fears of a new all-out sectarian war. Security forces effectively shut down much of Baghdad, closing off major roads and limiting what cars could be on the streets, to protect against attacks after…

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