Baghdad, Iraq - Republic of
U.S. A-10 WARTHOG DROPS FLARES AS IT FLIES OVER BAGHDAD.
A U.S. A-10 Warthog drops flares to evade anti-aircraft artillery as it
flies over Baghdad April 8, 2003. U.S. aircraft, artillery and tanks
mounted an intense early-morning bombardment on Tuesday of an area in
central Baghdad that houses a concentration of government ministries
and other official buildings. REUTERS/Faleh Kheiber