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Iraq War Plans

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Iraq War Plans

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As the White House petitions the world for its support for a strike against Iraq, NPR's Tom Gjelten reports on signs that the U.S. military is already preparing for war. American and British planes that routinely patrol the no-fly zone in Iraqi skies have become increasingly aggressive when fired on. The United States has also made plans to move parts of its military operations closer to the area, and analysts say a series of assaults on Iraq's air bases and large artillery recently may be a preamble to an attack. (4:20)
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