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Road to War

Video: Craig Cola   Reporter: Christina Pino-Marina
  Members of North Dakota’s 957th National Guard unit are leaving families, careers and college behind while making the transition to full-time military service. The unit, which specializes in combat bridge engineering, was placed on alert in mid-January in anticipation of a U.S. war with Iraq. On this journey, 177 soldiers travel in an 85-vehicle convoy 1,000 miles from Bismarck, N.D., to Fort Leonard Wood, Mo.

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Part 2 of Road to War
Related Links: Confronting Iraq | Military Coverage
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