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Fierce fighting at An Nasiriyah as allied advance continues

AN NASIRIYAH, Iraq -- U.S.-led forces suffered...Sunday in two bloody battles near An Nasiriyah that raged for hours before Iraqi resistance...the road to Baghdad. The battles at An Nasiriyah drew some attention from the relentless...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/03/24/ira_474204.shtml
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U.S. forces ready to impose martial law

AN NASIRIYAH, Iraq -- American lawyers and legal officials in military uniform, toting weighty law books and ready to establish martial law...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/03/31/ira_474771.shtml
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The anti-Saddam

...special ops commandos who pulled off her dramatic rescue from a Nasiriyah hospital. As impressive as these acts of heroism were, perhaps...would try to help her, he went on a six-mile hike out of Nasiriyah along a treacherous road known as "ambush alley" until he...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/04/07/edi_475252.shtml
Editorials
American forces rescue Iraq POW Jessica Lynch

...the 507th Maintenance Company. The unit was ambushed near Nasiriyah after making a wrong turn during early fighting in the invasion...Maintenance was attacked during some of the first fighting in Nasiriyah, a Euphrates River-crossing city where sporadic battles...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/04/01/met_369545.shtml
Metro
Across South Carolina

...Col. Pete Brooks said. Services honor Marine killed near Nasiriyah NORTH SPARTANBURG -About 700 people gathered at First Baptist...reported missing March 23 during fighting on the outskirts of Nasiriyah when his unit tried to secure a bridge and help wounded soldiers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/04/20/met_370238.shtml
Metro
Biggest bombs yet strike Baghdad

...fire throughout the day in the strategic southern city of Nasiriyah, one of the areas where resistance has been unexpectedly...Several buildings, including the power plant, were ablaze. Nasiriyah, a city of about 500,000 on the Euphrates River near a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/03/29/ira_474652.shtml
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Family mourns the death of Georgia soldier

...22-year-old son, Spc. Jamaal Addison, was killed Sunday in an ambush attack on the 507th Maintenance Company near An Nasiriyah in central Iraq. // "I don't resent him being there - he was following orders," Addison said Thursday from the living...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/03/28/met_474599.shtml
Metro
Heroism under fire

...night, as word came that U.S. special forces troops rescued an American POW in a daring nighttime raid of a hospital near Nasiriyah. Army Pfc. Jessica Lynch, 19, had been part of a supply convoy that was ambushed some 10 days before. Though suffering...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/04/04/edi_475062.shtml
Editorials
Soldier from Georgia burned in Iraq spends time cheering his comrades

...time," he recalled of that night in the Iraqi desert near Nasiriyah, "and the next moment, I was in a great deal of pain and...secure the airport there. While swinging around the city of Nasiriyah, Martinez's Humvee hit an anti-tank mine strong enough...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/11/11/met_390573.shtml
Metro
Former POW tells story of capture, rescue in Iraq

...her maintenance convoy took a wrong turn into the city of Nasiriyah on the morning of March 23. It was a compelling story, and...gripping her sand-jammed M-16. Spc. Piestewa died at Nasiriyah, becoming the first American Indian woman killed in combat...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/12/07/art_389070.shtml
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