"I looked around and saw my leg bleeding and my neighbor lying dead on the floor, torn apart. I saw a minibus full of children on fire."
AMIN DINAR, an Iraqi wounded in one of five suicide bombings in Basra last Wednesday that killed 73
"They just blew up innocent Iraqis."
GEORGE W. BUSH, U.S. President, condemning the attacks and blaming al-Qaeda
"I'm pleased that these Japanese citizens were willing to put themselves at risk for a greater good, for a better purpose. And the Japanese people should be...
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