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There had not been anything special about that morning. Like any foreign contractors working in Iraq, they knew the rules – keep your bulletproof vest and helmet on tight, the machine guns and side-arms ready, shoot to kill anyone who looks even remotely suspicious and never ever pull over, even if you have just run over an Iraqi civilian accidentally.

None of those cardinal rules however managed to save the convoy that morning……..

The Fallujah incident