Pool Reopening Symbolizes Return to Normalcy
Photo Credit: Sgt. Zach Mott
A Beida neighborhood leader cuts a ribbon Aug. 26, to celebrate the grand re-opening of the Asafah pool complex in the Beida neighborhood of northern Baghdad. The complex, which was once a bastion for insurgents, was given a $200,000 facelift and is now enjoying an eight-fold increase in patronage compared to the same time last year.
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