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PHOTO GALLERY: First beauty queen in more than 40 years chosen in Iraq


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Iraqi women taking part in the Miss Iraq beauty contest stand on stage during the event on December 19, 2015 in the capital Baghdad (AFP)
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Miss Iraq Shaima Qassem reacts during the Miss Iraq Pageant in Baghdad, December 19, 2015 (Reuters)
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Participants wait for judges to determine the winner of Miss Iraq during the final round of judging in Baghdad, December 19, 2015 (Reuters)
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Miss Iraq Shaima Qassem reacts during the Miss Iraq Pageant in Baghdad, December 19, 2015 (Reuters)
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Newly crowned Miss Iraq, 20-year old Shaima Qassim, celebrates after being crowned at the end of the 2015 Miss Iraq Final in Baghdad, Iraq, Saturday, Dec. 19, 2015 (AP)
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Newly crowned Miss Iraq Shaima Qassim, 20, left, as she celebrates after being crowned the end of the 2015 Miss Iraq Final, in Baghdad, Iraq, Saturday, Dec. 19, 2015 (AP)
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Iraqi Shaymaa Qasim poses during the Miss Iraq beauty contest on December 19, 2015 in the capital Baghdad (AFP)
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Newly crowned Miss Iraq, 20-year old Shaima Qassim, celebrates after being crowned the end of the 2015 Miss Iraq Final in Baghdad, Iraq, Saturday, Dec. 19, 2015 (AP)
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Iraqi women taking part in the Miss Iraq beauty contest stand on stage before the audience on December 19, 2015 in the capital Baghdad (AFP)
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Iraqi Shaymaa Qasim from Kirkuk poses with the Miss Iraq sash and crown after winning the beauty contest on December 19, 2015 in the capital Baghdad (AFP)
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The beauty contest is the first one in more than 40 years to take place in the war torn country

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