26th April 2003 A column of amphibious assault vehicles of the U.S. Marines Corps near Diwaniyah in southern Iraq.

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26th April 2003 A column of amphibious assault vehicles of the U.S. Marines Corps near Diwaniyah in southern Iraq.
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26th April 2003 A column of amphibious assault vehicles (AAV-P7/A1 armored personnel carriers) of the US Marine Corps parked on the roadside of Route 17, near Al Fajr, sixty miles east of Diwaniyah in southern Iraq. Following the US-led invasion in March 2003, the Americans went on to occupy Iraq for eight years as part of a multi-national force, their troops finally departing in 2011.
Location: Al Fajr, near Diwaniyah, southern Iraq.