Kurdish Peshmerga and morgue workers carry bodies of
nine Ansar fighters killed in the US-lead war against Ansar, the fundamentalist
group with alleged ties to Al Quaeda, March 30, 2003. Fighting has
been taking place throughout Northern Iraq, along the border of Iran,
where Ansar had strongholds throughout villages and in caves in the
region. The United States has been leading several simultaneaous wars
throughout Iraq and Northern Iraq, both in the name of overthrowing
Saddam Hussains regime, and in the War against terrorism.