Nasiriyah

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Nasiriyah

a city in S Iraq, on the River Euphrates; agricultural and trading centre. Pop.: 425 000 (2005 est.)
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Five hours later, we arrived at Camp White Horse on the outskirts of An Nasiriya.
He told me how his unit had been in some of the heaviest fighting in downtown An Nasiriya.
He said the people of An Nasiriya had suffered terribly under Saddam Hussein's regime.
but knowing that he's in An Nasiriya, where the action is, scares me.