October 18, 2007 7:53 PM

Law waived to allow Kuwaiti firm to build U.S. embassy in Iraq

Even as bombings and insurgent attacks turned Baghdad into the epicenter of Iraq's civil war, the State Department pushed hard to have a new, highly secure U.S. Embassy built there in just two years, documents reviewed by McClatchy Newspapers show.

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