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Tuesday, March 19, 2013

Iraq: A decade of war

March 17, 2003: U.S. Army 11th Engineers attached to the 3-7 infantry move into position ahead of a possible military strike near the Kuwait-Iraq border. In a televised speech, U.S. President George W. Bush gave Iraqi President Saddam Hussein and his sons 48 hours to leave the country or face a U.S.-led military confrontation.