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Iraq Is Trying to Escape the Iranian Cage, and Tehran Isn't Happy

A photo of Dr. Zvi Bar'el.
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On June 9, Ihab al-Wazni was killed. “Persons unknown” shot him near his home in the Shi’ite city of Karbala in Iraq, adding him to the list of more than 32 people these “unknowns” have killed since 2019. Like al-Wazni, who helped organize anti-government protests in Karbala, all the other people killed also played big roles in such protests.

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