"The bullet marks on Maj. Todd Strickland's light armoured vehicle are a testament to the kind of weekend Canadian troops had in the sun-baked sands west of here as they fought two major engagements with Taliban...
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"A Canadian armoured vehicle was hit by two rocket-propelled grenades Friday as troops rushed to provide backup for local Afghan police and soldiers fighting a battle against Taliban insurgents west of Kandahar."
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Blast from the Past: March 31, 2003: Kornet AT-14 ATGM laser wire-guided anti-tank missile capable of penetrating 1100 to 1200 millimeters of steel armor at a distance of 3.5 km. The wire-guided missiles cannot be fired over trees, power lines or water, because the wire...
This photograph was taken late on March 19, 2003. The invasion began
during the early hours of March 20, 2003. Within one hour of this
happening, their Commander-in-Chief in Washington announced that he had
given the order.