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October 6, 2007 2:56 PM

Even sprinkler systems fail at U.S. embassy in Baghdad

The latest problem with the trouble-plagued new U.S. embassy complex in Iraq is that the sprinkler systems meant to contain a fire do not work, according to officials in Congress and the State Department.

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