Al Faw, Iraq - Republic of
US MARINES AT DETAINEE CAMP CONSTRUCTED FOR OIL SMUGGLERS IN IRAQ.
U.S. Marines assigned to 13th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) and
Expeditionary Strike Group One (ESG-1) construct a detainee camp, used
to hold oil smugglers near Al Faw in Iraq, in this image released
October 29, 2003. The U.S. postwar combat death toll in Iraq climbed
past the number of soldiers killed during the invasion when the U.S.
military said on Wednesday it had lost two more dead in a roadside bomb
north of Baghdad. REUTERS/U.S. Navy/Ted Banks