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al-Furat

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Boys hurl themselves into the Euphrates River after the fall of the regime of then President Saddam Hussein. ©2003 Derek henry Flood

Boys hurl themselves into the Euphrates River after the fall of the regime of then President Saddam Hussein. ©2003 Derek henry Flood

New York- Twenty years ago I used to write poetry, mostly about the world well beyond my day-to-day action space. Tonight I was inspired to scribble something new, something quickly. The Euphrates in Arabic is called al-Furat.

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Written by derekhenryflood

March 10th, 2016 at 6:09 pm

Posted in Iraq

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