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Iraq's ambassador to the United States, Samir Shakir Mahmood Sumaida'ie, speaks during a repatriation ceremony of Iraqi antiquities at the Iraqi Cultural Center. Mr. Sumaida'ie will fly to Baghdad with the collection to present it to Iraq's Foreign Ministry, which will place the objects in national museums.
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Iraq's ambassador to the United States, Samir Shakir Mahmood Sumaida'ie, speaks during a repatriation ceremony of Iraqi antiquities at the Iraqi Cultural Center. Mr. Sumaida'ie will fly to Baghdad with the collection to present it to Iraq's Foreign Ministry, which will place the objects in national museums.

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