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Taji missile facility, Iraq, satellite image. This site, which is 30 kilometres north of Baghdad, was the primary location for Iraq's long-range missile program. Work at the site included research and development of missile launchers, design, construction, and modification of missiles and rockets, and the production of missile casings. The site was also reportedly ear-marked for the production of nuclear weapons. Taken by the Ikonos satellite on 8 February 2003.
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