BAGHDAD, Iraq - Gunmen firing rocket-propelled grenades and assault rifles attacked an American military convoy late Sunday in the neighborhood where Saddam Hussein made his last public appearance on April 9, the day the capital fell to allied forces.
At least one American soldier was wounded and one Iraqi civilian was killed in the firefight that erupted on the busy square in front of the Abu Hanifa Mosque, according to an Iraqi hospital official who treated the wounded.
Monday, June 02, 2003
1ST ARMORED DIVISION takes fire. I believe this is the first time since setting up shop in Baghdad. Read about it here.
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