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Iraqi-Based Industrial Zone opens two new facilities at Balad

Balad Alkema Asphalt Factory manager Akeel Najy Marhoon (left) and Hamad Hamood Shekti, the Governor of Iraq's Salah ad Din province, celebrate the opening of the Alkema Ashpalt plant during a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Oct. 7, 2008, at Joint Base Balad, Iraq. The plant is the first industrial-scale operation on post that has opened through the Iraqi-Based Industrial Zone program.



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This work, Iraqi-Based Industrial Zone opens two new facilities at Balad [Image 8 of 15], by SSG Les Newport, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:10.07.2008

Date Posted:10.11.2008 16:17

Photo ID:121490

VIRIN:081011-A-#####-003

Resolution:448x298

Size:122.69 KB

Location:BALAD, IQGlobe

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