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Bombing of Iraq (December 1998)
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The December 1998 bombing of Iraq was a major four-day bombing campaign on Iraqi targets from December 16u201319, 1998 by the United States and United Kingdom. These strikes were officially undertaken in response to Iraq's failure to comply with United Nations Security Council resolutions as well as their interference with United Nations Special Commission inspectors. Although many believe that the operation was named for German Field Marshal Erwin Rommel, who earned the nickname "Desert Fox" during the North African Campaign of World War II, this was not the case, the operational name was one of at least a half dozen contingency plans that U.S. Central Command developed to respond to a range of possible crises involving Iraq. Others included "Desert Lion," "Desert Badger," "Desert Viper," and "Desert Raptor" and were not used in order to mitigate an offensive perception of the operation, although the reference to Rommel was not thought of beforehand.

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Badger culling in the United Kingdom
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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Badger culling in the United Kingdom was being considered because of bovine tuberculosis (bTB) disease affecting both cattle and badgers. Prevalence of bTB in cattle has increased, and a cull of badgers has been proposed to control the disease. Conflicting reports have been given by scientists upon the extent at which culling would reduce the spread of bTB. Animal welfare groups such as the Badger Trust and the RSPCA were opposed to what they described as random slaughter of badgers, which were much-loved animals in the UK and enjoyed special legal protection...

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