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Fikra Space: Iraq's hackerspace

Updated 6:44 AM ET, Tue January 29, 2013
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Bilal Ghalib, an Iraqi-American advocate for hackerspaces in the Middle East, told CNN he wants to see "A thousand hackerspaces from Turkey to Morocco." Here, he demonstrates new equipment to members of Fikra Space, Baghdad's first hackerspace. Courtesy of Fikra Space
Fikra Space member Mujtaba Zuhair experiments with some open-source technology at Baghdad's first hackerspace. Courtesy of Fikra Space
Bilal Ghalib, an advocate of hackerspaces in the Middle East, models a 3D printer to members of Fikra Space. Courtesy of Fikra Space
Fikra Space members experiment with Google Maps in a Baghdad park. Courtesy of Fikra Space