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Refugee footballers in Jordan score a goal for unity

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Refugee footballers in Jordan score a goal for unity

Amman's Iraq Unity football club represents troubled Iraq's past and, hopefully, its future. While sectarianism tears their homeland apart, young Iraqi Shia and Sunni Muslims as well as Christians happily play alongside each other in the club's four teams.

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Wednesday, July 23, 2008 - 23:00

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