Iraq’s vast marshes, reborn after Saddam, are in peril again
By Nabil al-Jurani | Thursday, October 26, 2017, 3:27 a.m.
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In this Monday, Sept. 11, 2017 photo, the sun sets over an island paddock for water buffalo in the Chabaish marsh in Nasiriyah, about 200 miles (320 kilometers) southeast of Baghdad, Iraq. Iraq’s southern marshes, a lush remnant of the