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In security, Baghdad tackles 1 mln stray dogs

<p>An armed member of Baghdad council squad walks past carcasses of stray dogs loaded in a cart during a culling campaign in Baghdad June 9, 2010. REUTERS/Saad Shalash</p>

An armed member of Baghdad council squad walks past carcasses of stray dogs loaded in a cart during a culling campaign in Baghdad June 9, 2010. REUTERS/Saad Shalash

An armed member of Baghdad council squad walks past carcasses of stray dogs loaded in a cart during a culling campaign in Baghdad June 9, 2010. REUTERS/Saad Shalash

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<p>Armed members of Baghdad council squad looks on during a culling campaign in Baghdad June 9, 2010. REUTERS/Saad Shalash</p>

Armed members of Baghdad council squad looks on during a culling campaign in Baghdad June 9, 2010. REUTERS/Saad Shalash

Armed members of Baghdad council squad looks on during a culling campaign in Baghdad June 9, 2010. REUTERS/Saad Shalash

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<p>Municipality workers lift the carcass of a stray dog from a street in Baghdad June 9, 2010. REUTERS/Saad Shalash</p>

Municipality workers lift the carcass of a stray dog from a street in Baghdad June 9, 2010. REUTERS/Saad Shalash

Municipality workers lift the carcass of a stray dog from a street in Baghdad June 9, 2010. REUTERS/Saad Shalash

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<p>An armed member of Baghdad governorate council squad looks at a dead stray dog during a culling campaign in Baghdad June 9, 2010. REUTERS/Saad Shalash</p>

An armed member of Baghdad governorate council squad looks at a dead stray dog during a culling campaign in Baghdad June 9, 2010. REUTERS/Saad Shalash

An armed member of Baghdad governorate council squad looks at a dead stray dog during a culling campaign in Baghdad June 9, 2010. REUTERS/Saad Shalash

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<p>An armed member of Baghdad council squad aims his rifle during a culling campaign in Baghdad June 9, 2010. REUTERS/Saad Shalash</p>

An armed member of Baghdad council squad aims his rifle during a culling campaign in Baghdad June 9, 2010. REUTERS/Saad Shalash

An armed member of Baghdad council squad aims his rifle during a culling campaign in Baghdad June 9, 2010. REUTERS/Saad Shalash

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