Mortality in Iraq

@article{GuhaSapir2007MortalityII,
  title={Mortality in Iraq},
  author={Debarati Guha-Sapir and Olivier Degomme and Jon Pedersen},
  journal={The Lancet},
  year={2007},
  volume={369}
}
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