03/28/2008 02:44 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Iraqis To Dig Trenches Around Baghdad For Security...

Iraq's interior ministry has announced plans to increase security in Baghdad by digging trenches around the city, and surrounding it with checkpoints.

The plan was unveiled amid continuing violence in the capital. At least 49 bodies have been recovered from the city's streets in the past 24 hours.

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