Sunday, March 31, 2013
A man pictured in a shop selling paintings and ornaments in the upmarket neighborhood of Karada on March 28, 2013 in Baghdad, Iraq. Ten years after the regime of Saddam Hussein was toppled from power, Baghdad continues to show the scars of the war. In vast areas, infrastructure is fractured and basic services are lacking, however, some areas of the capital are showing promising signs of recovery.
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