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Updated: 11:17 a.m. EST (1117 GMT) April 1, 2003
 
Stiff resistance after first week of war
President Bush, at Florida's MacDill AFB, said a "The strike was our only option"

Baghdad Leveled by Nuclear Strike

 U.S. Claims the strike was necessary in retaliation for an attack on American forces by chemical weapons
 4,000,000 Estimated civilian casualties

 30,000 Americans killed by Hussein's nerve gas

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