[an error occurred while processing this directive]
BBC News
watch One-Minute World News
Last Updated: Sunday, 8 February, 2004, 17:54 GMT
In pictures: Charles in Basra
Prince Charles
1 of 6
The Prince of Wales wears a bullet proof jacket as he heads for Basra by helicopter.
Charles in Basra
2 of 6
A Chinook helicopter lands Princes Charles and his entourage at Basra Airport.
Armed escort
3 of 6
Armed soldiers escort the Prince as he heads off to meet British soldiers.
Prince Charles with troops
4 of 6
Soldiers enjoy a chat and a cuppa with the Prince on the patio of Saddam Hussein's former palace.
Prince Charles with troops
5 of 6
The Prince talks with British troops patrolling the streets of the Southern Iraqi city.
Prince Charles with British troops
6 of 6
The Al-Sarraji Palace compound provides an ideal setting for a group photo.

The BBC is not responsible for the content of external internet sites


News Front Page | Africa | Americas | Asia-Pacific | Europe | Middle East | South Asia
UK | Business | Entertainment | Science/Nature | Technology | Health
Have Your Say | In Pictures | Week at a Glance | Country Profiles | In Depth | Programmes
Americas Africa Europe Middle East South Asia Asia Pacific