US Army soldiers stand near their vehicle before dawn as they prepare to take part in a joint operation with Iraqi soldiers near Mahmudiya

 
US Army soldiers stand near their vehicle before dawn as they prepare to take part in a joint operation with Iraqi soldiers near Mahmudiya
U.S. Army soldiers stand near their vehicle before dawn as they prepare to take part in a joint operation with Iraqi soldiers near Mahmudiya, south of Baghdad April 16, 2007. REUTERS/Bob Strong (IRAQ)