EDITORIAL: IRAQ: Iraq: Before, During, After: Iraq0002

A US soldier, using a gun-mounted infrared targeting laser, marks a landing zone for incoming troop transport helicopters. The soldiers had successfully carried out an air assault, raiding over 30 targeted areas in a large rural area near Iskanderiyah.

A US soldier, using a gun-mounted infrared targeting laser, marks a landing zone for incoming troop transport helicopters. The soldiers had successfully carried out an air assault, raiding over 30 targeted areas in a large rural area near Iskanderiyah.