Scenes of War in Basra
Monday, April 7, 2003; 4:25 PM

British forces entered central Basra on Monday, receiving a mostly cheerful welcome from Iraqi civilians who are eagerly awaiting a humanitarian aid shipment. The coalition did not attempt to stop the looting by the Iraqi public.

Interviews with: Abbas and
Ali Kadhem, a volunteer with the Iraqi Red Crescent.

Editors Note: Images in this video may be disturbing to some viewers.

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