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Is Iraq really building a wall around Baghdad?

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Iraq builds wall around Baghdad - solution or capitulation?
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The Iraqi government has said it will build a wall around Baghdad to protect the city from so-called Islamic State (IS), but the idea has provoked sectarian tensions with Sunni and Kurdish politicians claiming it would bolster Shi’ite power in the capital.
Walls separate people.  Is this a solution or a sign of desperation and failure?
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