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US launches war against Iraq

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posted on Mar, 20 2003 @ 12:58 AM
swissinfo March 20, 2003 6:06 AM

1) Bush announces start of military operations against Iraq.

2) Heavy explosions heard in Baghdad, and on the city's southern outskirts.

3) Jets reported flying over the city, while anti-aircraft batteries open fire.

4) At least 40 cruise missiles launched. Repeated air-raid sirens heard in Baghdad.

5) US military officials say pre-dawn attack on Baghdad a precursor to larger campaign.

6) Bush says war "will not be a campaign of half measures".

7) Saddam vows to "fight our occupiers until they loose their patience".

8) US-led troops reported to be gathering at the Kuwait-Iraq border.

posted on Mar, 20 2003 @ 01:07 AM
Good morning Nans, check out the "War" forum, alot of good discussion of what happened last night. I'm assuming it's morning in France, its 2 AM here in the US.

posted on Mar, 20 2003 @ 01:15 AM

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