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A Second Missile Attack on Southern Iraq

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The U.S. launched a second missile attack on southern Iraq last night in what the pentagon called a mop-up operation. According to U.S. officials, the mission was intended to destroy Iraq’s ability to attack aircraft enforcing an expanded no-fly zone.

Meanwhile the U.N. Security Council has renewed economic sanctions against Iraq.

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