During his first day in Iraq, Mumford arrived at a hospital outside of Basra where he tried to pass as a photojournalist.
Cpl. Rory MacKenzie, 31, who joined the British army 11 years ago, lost a leg during a night patrol in Basra, southern Iraq.
These two rivers come together today in southern Iraq, just north of Basra.
In Afghanistan, Hayee broke off from Basra and, following the U.S. invasion of Afghanistan, set up camp at a madrassah in Karachi.
They'll wait until the force has moved to Basra before they take chances.
Some time was spent by the invaders at Basra in preparing a base.
Basra itself lies up a creek, and is invisible from the river.
Why do the other Firengis allow his ships in Bushir and Basra?
An old-world touch is given to the waters of Basra by the high-sterned dhows anchored in the river.
Hallaj quoted a work of Hassan of Basra, from which he said he had taken it.