Middle East

February 29, 2008

At new U.S. Embassy in Iraq, even kitchens are fire hazards

None of the 26 buildings in the new $740 million U.S. Embassy complex in Baghdad is ready to be occupied. Fire alarms intended to safeguard more than 1,000 U.S. government employees aren't working. Kitchens in some of the buildings are fire hazards.

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