British Troops Attacked Near Basra

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Six British troops were killed and eight others were injured in two separate attacks north of Basra on Tuesday. It was the bloodiest day for Coalition forces since President Bush declared an end to major combat. Reporter Nick Fielding of The Times of London joins Neal Conan to discuss the attacks.


Nick Fielding
*Reporter, Sunday Times of London



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