Iraq outraged as Blackwater case is dropped

03/18/2010 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Saying it was "astonished" by a US court's decision to drop manslaughter charges against private security guards who were accused of killing 17 civilians caught up in a Baghdad traffic jam, the Iraqi government yesterday promised to continue its battle to secure justice for the victims of "people who like to shoot unarmed people".

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