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U.S. confirms Qusay, Uday killed in raid

Posted By Barry Ritholtz On July 22, 2003 @ 4:39 pm In Current Affairs | Comments Disabled

BAGHDAD, July 22 — The U.S. military said on Tuesday it had confirmed that the two sons of Saddam Hussein, Qusay and Uday, had been killed in a fierce gun-battle in northern Iraq.

”We’re certain that Uday and Qusay were killed,” Lieutenant General Ricardo Sanchez told a news conference in Baghdad. ”We’ve used multiple sources to identify the individuals.’

-U.S. confirms Qusay, Uday killed in raid [1]

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