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A last call home, then off to war


They call it “hardening the defence line”.

On the border, the unmistakable and continuous rumble of air strikes, perhaps 10 kilometres away, could be heard from the north-east. Buildings shook.

Armoured personnel carriers and a supply convoy came up behind the tanks.

All very professional – except for the three US servicemen who had to ask passing journalists for directions to their 1st Cavalry Unit.

On the cross-country drive back to Hafir al-Batin, 60 kilometres south of the border, there…



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