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Iraqi Football: Re-Establishing Sport, Rebuilding Pride and Denouncing Denominationalism

Ten years after the United States and its allies invaded Iraq in pursuit of “Operation Enduring Freedom”, Iraq is rising again. One of the most prominent places is with a ball at the feet of Iraqi women. Read more in this guest post from Shireen Ahmed, author of the blog Footy Bed Sheets.

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Balls Without Borders

Balls Without Borders (BWB) is an international humanitarian organization which delivers soccer balls to children affected by armed conflict and natural or man-made disasters, and in doing so bears witness publicly to the plight of the people they serve.

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