Amarah, Iraq - Republic of
BRITISH SOLDIERS GUARD THE ENTRANCE TO THEIR BASE NEAR THE TOWN OF
AMARAH, SOUTHERN IRAQ.
British army soldiers guard the entrance of their British army base
June 25, 2003 near the town of Amarah, in southern Iraq. Six British
soldiers killed on Tuesday were shot dead by Iraqi civilians angry at
intrusive searches for weapons in a conservative ShiAEite Muslim town
in southern Iraq, residents said on Wednesday. REUTERS/Aladin Abdel