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2007-Jul-30, 03:53 AM
Iraquis win Asian soccer tournament (http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20070730/ap_on_re_mi_ea/iraq)

"Within seconds of the final whistle, celebratory gunfire echoed across Baghdad and elsewhere despite a government ban and the threat of arrest by authorities. At least four people were killed and scores wounded by the gunfire."

That's an amazing amount of pride for a team that hasn't played a home game in 17 years...

Reminiscient of collapsing stadiums.