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War in Iraq Status Report

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War in Iraq Status Report

War in Iraq Status Report

War in Iraq Status Report

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Host Bob Edwards speaks with NPR's Jennifer Ludden about the latest war news. U.S. forces have run into fierce Iraqi resistance with firefights between ground troops, artillery exchanges and tank battles near Nasiriyah, Basra and Najaf. An aerial assault against elite Republican Guard defenses around Baghdad has begun.