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03/13/2009 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Sarkozy Visits Iraq For First Time

French President Nicolas Sarkozy has visited Baghdad for the first time, in a bid to rebuild ties and drum up business for French companies.

After talks with Prime Minister Nouri Maliki and President Jalal Talabani, he pledged French support for Iraq's economic reconstruction.

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