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Report from Iraq: More Iraqi Troops Would Surrender if They Could, says Iraqi Defector

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QUESTIONS: Gapfill - Answers: Multiple Choice - Answers

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1) According to the article:
a) not many Iraqi troops are defecting.
b) many Iraqi troops are being forced to surrender.
c) many Iraqi troops want to surrender but are afraid.
d) several U.S. troops have defected.

2) Fallah is:
a) a Shiite holy city.
b) a sergeant in the Iraqi army who has defected.
c) a group of elite Iraqi soldiers.
d) A U.S. spy.

3) The Fedayeen are:
a) a special force of elite and violent Iraqi soldiers.
b) a group of towns in southern Iraq.
c) sergeants of the Iraqi army.
d) Fallah's family members.

4) According to the article:
a) The Fedayeen threatened to kill Fallah's family, including 6 children, if he defected.
b) The Fedayeen threatened to kill Fallah's friends if he defected.
c) The Fedayeen offered more money to Fallah if he didn't defect.
d) The Fedayeen offered Fallah's family a better life if he didn't defect.


5) Fallah predicts that:
a) when Saddam Hussein is gone, the Fedayeen will gain power.
b) when Saddam Hussein is gone, the people will fight against the Fedayeen.
c) when Saddam Hussein is gone, the Fedayeen will fight even harder.
d) when the Fedayeen are defeated, Saddam Hussein will give up








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