COFFINS OF ITALIAN CARANINIERI INSIDE MILITARY PLANE IN NASSIRIYA.
The coffins of 18 killed Carabinieri lay inside a military plane at an
air force base in Nassiriya November 15, 2003. Italy prepared to
welcome home soldiers wounded in a suicide bombing in Iraq and braced
for the return of the bodies of 18 men killed in the deadliest attack
on its forces since World War Two. REUTERS/ Zohra Bensemra