Traffic officer Haider Abbas directs traffic during a sandstorm in Baghdad, Iraq.
Traffic officer Haider Abbas directs traffic during a sandstorm in Baghdad, Iraq. Mohammed al Dulaimy/MCT
Traffic officer Haider Abbas directs traffic during a sandstorm in Baghdad, Iraq. Mohammed al Dulaimy/MCT

Sandstorms plague Iraq and are getting worse

July 05, 2009 3:38 PM