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Iraqi Radio Proclaims US Victory - 10 April, 2003

Iraqi radio, which was still broadcasting propagandistic programmes and patriotic songs yesterday morning, proclaimed a US victory in Iraq last night.

As a Rosbalt correspondent reports, news readers announced that Baghdad was already under the complete control of coalition forces. According to certain sources, the US national anthem is already being broadcast. One of the news readers welcomed 'the overthrow of Saddam Hussein's regime.'

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An explosion of household gas occurred in a nine-storeyed apartment building in the city of Shakhty, the Rostov region of Russia. The blast destroyed two storeys of the building

Another apartment building explodes in Russia. Several people killed