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Britain: Iraq War Going Well Despite Casualties

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QUESTIONS: Gapfill - Answers: Multiple Choice - Answers

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1) British officials say:
a) The Iraq war was going well, but not now.
b) Even though there have been casualties, the Iraq war is going well.
c) Because of a string of incidents the Iraq war is going well.
d) The war in Iraq is currently not going as planned.

2) British defence officials:
a) are saying the accidents in Iraq are very serious.
b) think the accidents in Iraq are not important.
c) want to reduce the bad feeling caused by the accidents in Iraq.
d) are not talking publicly about the accidents in Iraq.

3) According to the Junior Defense Minister:
a) the war is not going according to plan.
b) the war was going according to plan but not now.
c) despite the deaths of soldiers, the war is stilll going according to plan.
d) The overall battle plan wil be newly designed.

4) According to the article:
a) There is a need for more soldiers in Iraq.
b) There will be a need for more soldiers in Baghdad.
c) There is generally no need for more soldiers, except in Baghdad.
d) There is no current need for more soldiers.


5) According to the article:
a) The British government is generally supporting Tony Blair, but with some strong opposition.
b) The British government is completely supporting Tony Blair.
c) The British government is not supporting Tony Blair.
d) The British government is generally not supporting Tony Blair, but with some significant support.








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