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Visitor to the cemetery in Halabja, Iraq

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An English visitor to Iraq stands in front of a monument surrounded by graves in a cemetery in Halabja, Iraq. The cemetery holds the remains of the people killed on March 16, 1988, in a gas attack by Sadaam Hussein's forces. The attack occured in the final months of the eight-year-long Iran-Iraq War, and took the lives of up to 5,000 people in Halabja.
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An English visitor to Iraq stands in front of a monument surrounded by graves in a cemetery in Halabja, Iraq. The cemetery holds the remains of the people killed on March 16, 1988, in a gas attack by Sadaam Hussein's forces. The attack occured in the final months of the eight-year-long Iran-Iraq War, and took the lives of up to 5,000 people in Halabja.