Oil Fires Burn In Iraq : News Photo

Oil Fires Burn In Iraq

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RUMAYLA, IRAQ - MARCH 27: Kuwait Oil Company workers attempt to extinguish a burning oil well at the Rumayla oil fields March 27, 2003 in Rumayla, Iraq. Several oil wells were set ablaze by retreating Iraqi troops in the Ramayla area, the second largest offshore oilfield in the country, near the Kuwaiti border. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)
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RUMAYLA, IRAQ - MARCH 27: Kuwait Oil Company workers attempt to extinguish a burning oil well at the Rumayla oil fields March 27, 2003 in Rumayla, Iraq. Several oil wells were set ablaze by retreating Iraqi troops in the Ramayla area, the second largest offshore oilfield in the country, near the Kuwaiti border. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)
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March 27, 2003
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