Target of U.S. Attack Disputed Confusion continues to surround a U.S. attack in western Iraq that killed more than 40 people. The U.S. military says the target of the air and ground assault early Wednesday was a suspected safe house for foreign fighters infiltrating Iraq from nearby Syria. But Iraqis in the area say the victims were participating in a wedding celebration. Hear NPR's Eric Westervelt.
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Dozens Killed in Disputed U.S. Attack in Iraq

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Dozens Killed in Disputed U.S. Attack in Iraq

Dozens Killed in Disputed U.S. Attack in Iraq

Dozens Killed in Disputed U.S. Attack in Iraq

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Confusion continues to surround a U.S. attack in western Iraq that killed more than 40 people. The U.S. military says the target of the air and ground assault early Wednesday was a suspected safe house for foreign fighters infiltrating Iraq from nearby Syria. But Iraqis in the area say the victims were participating in a wedding celebration. Hear NPR's Eric Westervelt.

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