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There are plenty of barracks and office space as well. A leading question was why President Xi Jinping of China used his left hand to salute the troops as he rode down Chang’an Avenue in a limousine. This means my "guess" at total Iraqi civilian deaths at being around 26,000 as of 1 January 2007 was pretty darn accurate and a total of around 53,000 by January of 2008 is the most likely number. The main reason that there were few QAIMNS nurses is because of the strict rules in place at the time.

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Publisher: Manchester University Press; 1 edition (September 30, 2013)

ISBN: 0719086019

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