Comparing it to Somalia is erroneous at best.
Tue, 06/17/2003 - 23:24
They tell of coming under fire from soldiers on rooftops near Nasiriya as their vehicles were hit by rocket-propelled grenades and some weapons were clogged with sand.
Sounds like urban/desert combat to me. What did the analysts think was going on over there? A giant, ratings boosting media event?