OPERATION PINN, BASRA, 3-4 JUNE 2006 (EDIT) [Allocated Title]
Scenes from Operation Pinn, routine operations in Basra City carried out by British and Iraqi forces.
I. Vehicle checkpoint manned by British and Iraqi soldiers; vehicles are stopped and routinely searched. Soldiers patrol and keep watch by the roadside. Iraqi armoured vehicles are parked nearby.
II. Iraqi soldiers arrive at Basra Palace in a coach; they unload their guns at the unloading bay. Briefing of Iraqi soldiers in the use of life jackets prior to boat drills. They get into small assault boats in the lagoon at Basra Palace and set off. Troops assemble back on land after the exercise.