TITLE

U.S. POWs Rescued

PUB. DATE
May 2003
SOURCE
Scholastic News -- Edition 4;5/2/2003, Vol. 65 Issue 24, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the rescue of the U.S. soldiers who had been held as prisoners by Iraqi soldiers for three weeks. Way Iraqi captors treated the soldiers; Background on the rescue of the prisoners; Names of the rescued soldiers.
ACCESSION #
9763211

 

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