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US and British warplanes strike at least five targets in southern Iraq. The strikes—described by the Washington Post as the “heaviest… in at least a year” —target an air defense command site at Tallil, 170 miles southeast of Baghdad, and four repeater stations in southeastern Iraq. According to Iraqi sources, civilian targets in the southern city of Basra are also hit. The Iraqis say that six people are injured as a result of the attacks. [Washington Post, 1/15/2003]

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US and British warplanes drop .3 tons of ordnance on targets in Iraq “no-fly” zones. [Statesman, 5/30/2005]

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US and British warplanes drop 10.4 tons of ordnance on targets in Iraq “no-fly” zones. [Statesman, 5/30/2005]

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US and British warplanes drop 9.5 tons of ordnance on targets in Iraq “no-fly” zones. [Statesman, 5/30/2005]

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US and British warplanes drop 33.6 tons of ordnance on targets in Iraq “no-fly” zones. [Statesman, 5/30/2005]

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US and British warplanes drop 53.2 tons of ordnance on targets in Iraq “no-fly” zones. [Statesman, 5/30/2005]

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