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Hundreds of British troops in Basra

Hundreds of British soldiers moved into the centre of Basra, seizing control of the main southern city's university from Iraqi militiamen.

india Updated: Apr 07, 2003 16:37 IST

Hundreds of British soldiers moved into the centre of Basra on foot on Monday, seizing control of the main southern city's university from Iraqi militiamen, an AFP correspondent reported.

First Published: Apr 07, 2003 16:37 IST