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Shiites In Iraq Show Restraint Despite Repeated Sunni Attacks

09/12/2009 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

BAGHDAD Shiite clerics and politicians have been successfully urging their followers not to retaliate against a fierce campaign of sectarian bombings, in which Shiites have accounted for most of the 566 Iraqis killed since American troops pulled out of Iraq's cities on June 30.

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