Can the Boston Globe Really be to Blame for Rakan Hassan's Death?

Boston Phoenix | August 7, 2008
Two years ago, the Boston Globe profiled an orphaned Iraqi boy spirited to Boston for medical care. Earlier this summer, he was killed -- apparently targeted by insurgents. Could local coverage really be to blame?

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