Iraq Sees Uptick in Sectarian Violence

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Fighting continues in Iraq today as government forces try to wrest control of two key towns from Sunni militants linked to Al Qaeda. The violence takes place in western Anbar province, near Syria. Militant troops have reportedly taken over police stations and jails. Government troops are responding with air strikes, tanks and mortars. Matt Bradley is the Middle East correspondent for the Wall Street Journal.

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Matt Bradley - Wall Street Journal - @MattMcBradley

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Barbara Bogaev

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Evan George, Benjamin Gottlieb