Afghanistan, Pakistan and Iraq: Iraq War: IRAQADDARIO007

Iraqi Kurds loot merchandise from an abandoned supermarket in Kirkuk hours after it fell from Iraq Central Government rule, April 10, 2003.  Roughly twenty days after the start of the US-lead war on the regime of former Iraq leader Saddam Hussain, cities are falling out of his control, and locals celebrate and destroy statues and symbols of Hussains powerand Kurds from Norhtern Iraq have been looting abandoned homes, government buildings, and stores .

Iraqi Kurds loot merchandise from an abandoned supermarket in Kirkuk hours after it fell from Iraq Central Government rule, April 10, 2003. Roughly twenty days after the start of the US-lead war on the regime of former Iraq leader Saddam Hussain, cities are falling out of his control, and locals celebrate and destroy statues and symbols of Hussains powerand Kurds from Norhtern Iraq have been looting abandoned homes, government buildings, and stores .