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U.S. Soldiers Corral Iraqis In Concertina-Wire Pen In Tikrit

American soldiers held Iraqis yesterday in a pen in Tikrit, Saddam Hussein's hometown, after some 700 people demonstrated to protest his arrest.
(Photo: Agence France-Presse/Getty Images)
(Photo: Agence France-Presse/Getty Images)
Similar demonstrations in support of Hussein occurred throughout Iraq. While crowds of wildly cheering Iraqis were extensively covered by the U.S. commercial press these crowds were not.

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