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©Kael Alford/Panos Pictures..IRAQ Baghdad   8/4/2003..A doctor at Al-Kindi hospital turns away from the body of a 4 year old boy pronounced dead on arrival. A missile hit the boy's house in the eastern part of Baghdad killing his 7 year old sister and mother. American bombardments were heavy throughout the day and Iraqi civilian casualties at hospitals in the capital were at their highest point since the invasion began..US and British troops invaded Iraq on 20th March with the aim of overthrowing the regime of Saddam Hussein. By the 9th April American troops were in central Baghdad and the regime had collapsed ending nearly 25 years of Ba'athist rule.