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  6/27/2012, Tammuz 7, 5772

Iraq Demands Jewish Books Returned.


Interior Ministry officials in Baghdad, Iraq announced this week that they will suspend all joint ventures relating to the cultural sector between Iraq and the United States until ancient Jewish books they claim was taken from their archives are returned.

American soldiers fighting against the regime of Saddam Hussein found the books in a vault in 2003.