02/07/2015 11:33 am ET

Soldiers In Brian Williams's Group Give Account Of 2003 Events

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In the earliest days of the Iraq war, in March 2003, two convoys of helicopters left a base in Kuwait, flying toward Najaf and the front line. One convoy was hit by enemy fire, and the other was not, according to four people present that day.

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