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Photojournalist, from Baghdad and can cover all areas of Baghdad. They can provide photos of breaking news, political events, economy, and all types of photo stories.

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Tal Afar Refugees Arrive in Baghdad
Baghdad
By TTM Contributor 16
21 Jul 2014

Um Ali is a refugee from Tal Afar in northern Iraq. She fled to Sinjar to escape the mortar shells, raining down on her town. Um Ali along with other residents of Tal Afar fled to Erbil where they slept at the gate for five days, then on to Kirkuk, and Dyala, until they reached al-Nahrwan on Sunday. “The government did not help us”, she said, “We faced a difficult situation after leaving Tal Afar, we are 50 families and the inhabitants of al-Nahrwan are the only ones who helped us

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Iraqi Literary Heart Under Threat
Baghdad
By TTM Contributor 16
21 Jul 2014

Al-Mutanabi Street has been the literary heart of Baghdad for centuries. After ISIS took over swathes of northern Iraq, the street has seen a severe decline in business. Al-Mutanabi was once a meeting place for poets, writers, intellectuals and readers. The surge of buyers on Fridays allowed the booksellers to work only one day per week, but this old tradition has almost disappeared and book sales are down 90%. The volatile state of the region means that people no longer spend money on items that are not essential for survival, and books fall under this criteria.

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Iraqi-Shia Militia Prepares to Guard ...
By TTM Contributor 16
19 Jun 2014

June 20, 2014
Baghdad, Iraq

Fighters from the Iraqi-Shia Saraya al-Salam Brigade train at a camp in western Baghdad. The brigade, which is under the control of influential Iraqi-Shia leader Muqtada al-Sadr, will be deployed to guard Shia and Christian Holy Sites from potential ISIL attacks.

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Iraqi Farmers Take Up Arms to Fight ISIL
By TTM Contributor 16
18 Jun 2014

June 19, 2014
Baghdad, Iraq

Iraqi-farmers from the area around Baghdad gather in the city to form fighting brigades that will fight ISIL. Under the administration of the Iraqi Ministry of Agriculture, the farmers are answering the call of Ayatollah Sayed Ali al-Sistani, the spiritual leader of the Iraqi-Shia, to take up arms against ISIL. The Ministry of Agriculture is helping organize farmers across the country form their own fighting brigades.

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Iraqi Anti-Terrorism Units Tighten Se...
By TTM Contributor 16
17 Jun 2014

June 18, 2014
Baghdad, Iraq

Iraqi anti-terrorism units tighten security on the streets of Baghdad in anticipation of ISIL attacks. Car bombs and other attacks are a regular occurrence in Baghdad. However, ISIL's threat to take their fight to Baghdad has raised fears renewed attacks.

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Iraqi Volunteers in Training Camps
By TTM Contributor 16
17 Jun 2014

June 17, 2014
Baghdad, Iraq

420 Iraqi Army volunteers undergo basic training at an Iraqi Army training camp in the central Baghdad neighborhood of al-Jadliya. Most new recruits are only given 3 days of training and then sent to the front lines to battle ISIL. The recruits responded to the call of Iraqi-Shia Spiritual leader to Ayatollah Ali al-Sistani to take up arms against ISIL.

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Tal Afar Refugees Arrive in Baghdad
By TTM Contributor 16
20 Jul 2014

July 20, 2014
Baghdad, Iraq

Refugee women from Tal Afar, arrive in Baghdad.

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Tal Afar Refugees Arrive in Baghdad
By TTM Contributor 16
20 Jul 2014

July 20, 2014
Baghdad, Iraq

Refugee children from Tal Afar, arrive in Baghdad.

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Tal Afar Refugees Arrive in Baghdad
By TTM Contributor 16
21 Jul 2014

July 20, 2014
Baghdad, Iraq

Refugees from Tal Afar arrive at al-Nahrwan area, Baghdad.

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Tal Afar Refugees Arrive in Baghdad
By TTM Contributor 16
21 Jul 2014

July 20, 2014
Baghdad, Iraq

Refugees from Tal Afar arrive at al-Nahrwan area, Baghdad.

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Tal Afar Refugees Arrive in Baghdad
By TTM Contributor 16
21 Jul 2014

July 20, 2014
Baghdad, Iraq

Refugees from Tal Afar arrive at al-Nahrwan area, Baghdad.

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Tal Afar Refugees Arrive in Baghdad
By TTM Contributor 16
21 Jul 2014

July 20, 2014
Baghdad, Iraq

Refugees from Tal Afar arrive at al-Nahrwan area, Baghdad.

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Tal Afar Refugees Arrive in Baghdad
By TTM Contributor 16
21 Jul 2014

July 20, 2014
Baghdad, Iraq

Refugees from Tal Afar arrive at al-Nahrwan area, Baghdad.

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Tal Afar Refugees Arrive in Baghdad
By TTM Contributor 16
21 Jul 2014

July 20, 2014
Baghdad, Iraq

Refugees from Tal Afar arrive at al-Nahrwan area, Baghdad.

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Tal Afar Refugees Arrive in Baghdad
By TTM Contributor 16
21 Jul 2014

July 20, 2014
Baghdad, Iraq

Refugees from Tal Afar arrive at al-Nahrwan area, Baghdad.

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Tal Afar Refugees Arrive in Baghdad
By TTM Contributor 16
21 Jul 2014

July 20, 2014
Baghdad, Iraq

Refugees from Tal Afar arrive at al-Nahrwan area, Baghdad.

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Tal Afar Refugees Arrive in Baghdad
By TTM Contributor 16
21 Jul 2014

July 20, 2014
Baghdad, Iraq

A refugee eats food in al-Nahrwan area, Baghdad.

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Tal Afar Refugees Arrive in Baghdad
By TTM Contributor 16
21 Jul 2014

July 20, 2014
Baghdad, Iraq

A refugee eats food in al-Nahrwan area, Baghdad.

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Tal Afar Refugees Arrive in Baghdad
By TTM Contributor 16
20 Jul 2014

July 20, 2014
Baghdad, Iraq

A refugee from Tal Afar raises his hand in peace as he arrives in Baghdad.

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Tal Afar Refugees Arrive in Baghdad
By TTM Contributor 16
20 Jul 2014

July 20, 2014
Baghdad, Iraq

Refugee families from Tal Afar arrived in Baghdad.

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Tal Afar Refugees Arrive in Baghdad
By TTM Contributor 16
21 Jul 2014

July 20, 2014
Baghdad, Iraq

Refugee child from Tal Afar with food in her hands in the back of a vehicle.

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Tal Afar Refugees Arrive in Baghdad
By TTM Contributor 16
21 Jul 2014

July 20, 2014
Baghdad, Iraq

Refugee child from Tal Afar with food in her hands in the back of a vehicle.

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Tal Afar Refugees Arrive in Baghdad
By TTM Contributor 16
20 Jul 2014

July 20, 2014
Baghdad, Iraq

A refugee child from Tal Afar eats grapes in al-Nahrwan area, Baghdad.

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Tal Afar Refugees Arrive in Baghdad
By TTM Contributor 16
20 Jul 2014

July 20, 2014
Baghdad, Iraq

A refugee child from Tal Afar eats grapes in al-Nahrwan area, Baghdad.

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Tal Afar Refugees Arrive in Baghdad
By TTM Contributor 16
20 Jul 2014

July 20, 2014
Baghdad, Iraq

Refugee child from Tal Afar.

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Tal Afar Refugees Arrive in Baghdad
By TTM Contributor 16
21 Jul 2014

July 20, 2014
Baghdad, Iraq

Refugee child from Tal Afar.

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Tal Afar Refugees Arrive in Baghdad
By TTM Contributor 16
21 Jul 2014

July 20, 2014
Baghdad, Iraq

Refugee child from Tal Afar.

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Tal Afar Refugees Arrive in Baghdad
By TTM Contributor 16
21 Jul 2014

July 20, 2014
Baghdad, Iraq

A refugee child from Tal Afar on a vehicle.

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Tal Afar Refugees Arrive in Baghdad
By TTM Contributor 16
20 Jul 2014

July 20, 2014
Baghdad, Iraq

Refugee children from Tal Afar, bring food to their mother.

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Tal Afar Refugees Arrive in Baghdad
By TTM Contributor 16
20 Jul 2014

July 20, 2014
Baghdad, Iraq

Refugee children from Tal Afar, arrive in Baghdad.

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Tal Afar Refugees Arrive in Baghdad
By TTM Contributor 16
21 Jul 2014

July 20, 2014
Baghdad, Iraq

Refugee children from Tal Afar, arrive in Baghdad.

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Tal Afar Refugees Arrive in Baghdad
By TTM Contributor 16
21 Jul 2014

July 20, 2014
Baghdad, Iraq

Refugee children from Tal Afar, arrive in Baghdad.

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Tal Afar Refugees Arrive in Baghdad
By TTM Contributor 16
20 Jul 2014

July 20, 2014
Baghdad, Iraq

Refugee children from Tal Afar, arrive in Baghdad.

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Tal Afar Refugees Arrive in Baghdad
By TTM Contributor 16
20 Jul 2014

July 20, 2014
Baghdad, Iraq

Refugee children from Tal Afar, arrive in Baghdad.

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Tal Afar Refugees Arrive in Baghdad
By TTM Contributor 16
20 Jul 2014

July 20, 2014
Baghdad, Iraq

Um Ali, a refugee from Tal Afar, suffered greatly during the trip to Baghdad.

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Tal Afar Refugees Arrive in Baghdad
By TTM Contributor 16
21 Jul 2014

July 20, 2014
Baghdad, Iraq

Refugee children from Tal Afar, arrive in Baghdad.

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Tal Afar Refugees Arrive in Baghdad
By TTM Contributor 16
20 Jul 2014

July 20, 2014
Baghdad, Iraq

Refugee women and children from Tal Afar, arrive in Baghdad.

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Iraq's Literary Heritage Under Threat
By TTM Contributor 16
18 Jul 2014

July 18, 2014
Baghdad, Iraq

Salah, a bookseller, tells us that sales have suffered a 90% decrease in June. He believes it is due to the security situation and instability in the city.

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Iraq's Literary Heritage Under Threat
By TTM Contributor 16
18 Jul 2014

July 18, 2014
Baghdad, Iraq

Al-Shahbandar coffee shop is an old Baghdadi institution.

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Iraq's Literary Heritage Under Threat
By TTM Contributor 16
18 Jul 2014

July 18, 2014
Baghdad, Iraq

A customer looks at the books on al-Mutanabi street.

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Iraq's Literary Heritage Under Threat
By TTM Contributor 16
18 Jul 2014

July 18, 2014
Baghdad, Iraq

An customer reads a book on al-Mutanabi street.

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Iraq's Literary Heritage Under Threat
By TTM Contributor 16
18 Jul 2014

July 18, 2014
Baghdad, Iraq

Customers buy books on al-Mutanabi street.

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Iraq's Literary Heritage Under Threat
By TTM Contributor 16
18 Jul 2014

July 18, 2014
Baghdad, Iraq

Customers buy books on al-Mutanabi street.

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Iraq's Literary Heritage Under Threat
By TTM Contributor 16
18 Jul 2014

July 18, 2014
Baghdad, Iraq

Customers buy books on al-Mutanabi street.

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Iraq's Literary Heritage Under Threat
By TTM Contributor 16
18 Jul 2014

July 18, 2014
Baghdad, Iraq

Customers buy books on al-Mutanabi street.

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Iraq's Literary Heritage Under Threat
By TTM Contributor 16
18 Jul 2014

July 18, 2014
Baghdad, Iraq

An Iraqi policeman stands at the entrance of al-Mutanabi street and searches people to maintain the security of the street.