Ten of thousands of Iraqis gathered in Baghdad's Firdous Square on Thursday, April 9, 2009, the sixth anniversary of the fall of Saddam Hussein's government to U.S. forces.
Ten of thousands of Iraqis gathered in Baghdad's Firdous Square on Thursday, April 9, 2009, the sixth anniversary of the fall of Saddam Hussein's government to U.S. forces. Corinne Reilly/Merced Sun Star/MCT
Ten of thousands of Iraqis gathered in Baghdad's Firdous Square on Thursday, April 9, 2009, the sixth anniversary of the fall of Saddam Hussein's government to U.S. forces. Corinne Reilly/Merced Sun Star/MCT

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