Iraq death toll exceeds 700 in February - UN

By Reuters | Sat, 1 Mar 2014 17:20 PM
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By Ned Parker

BAGHDAD, March 1 (Reuters) - More than 700 people died in violence in Iraq in February, not including nearly 300 reported deaths in western Anbar province, where security forces have been battling Sunni Muslim rebels since January, the United Nations said on Saturday.

The world body said local authorities had recorded 298 civilian deaths in Anbar, but that it could not confirm the ...

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