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Today's War News...

Some stories you may have missed...
All 32 Apache helicopters in attack squadron damaged, two downed...

Sandstorms will intensify in midweek in Iraq...

 http://www.nytimes.com/2003/03/24/international/worldspecial/24CND-HELI.html

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Red Cross Fears Basra's Drinking Water May Run Low
Adequate drinking water is vital for the local population because day time temperatures in Basra can soar toward 104 degrees Fahrenheit, she said. Basra has a population of about 2 million.

 http://story.news.yahoo.com/news?tmpl=story2&cid=574&e=10&u=/nm/20030324/wl_nm/iraq_aid_basra_dc_1

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Five Syrians Killed in U.S. attack on a bus...

 http://story.news.yahoo.com/news?tmpl=story&u=/nm/20030324/wl_nm/iraq_syria_missile_dc_3

(And the BBC is now reporting that Syrian volunteers are gathering to enter Iraq and fight U.S. forces)

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Egypt Torturing Anti-War Activists

The size and spontaneity of the protests in Cairo have surprised authorities and diplomatic observers.

Arab leaders friendly to the United States could face "a serious threat"...
 http://story.news.yahoo.com/news?

tmpl=story2&u=/oneworld/20030324/wl_oneworld/1032_1048515572&e=2