Inter Press Service By Ali al-Fadhily and Dahr Jamail*
BAGHDAD, (IPS) - As statistics go, at least 655,000 Iraqis have died as a result of the occupation, now in its fifth year. Every one of them has left behind once loved ones to mourn the loss and to think of what might have been.
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