March 19, 2006 - Posted at 12:49 p.m. CST
ST. LOUIS (AP) _ Organizers of an anti-war protest in St. Louis
are expected hundreds of people to turn out today.
Bill Ramsey is coordinating today's event. He's expecting around
800 to take part in marches culminating in a rally at the World's
It was three years ago today that President Bush ordered the
invasion of Iraq that would topple Saddam Hussein but lead to a war
in which thousands have died.
Across the globe, thousands of anti-war protesters have taken to
the streets this weekend to mark the anniversary of the U-S-led
invasion of Iraq.
The demonstrations have taken place everywhere from New York's
Times Square to outside Vice President Dick Cheney's residence in
Washington to Australia, Japan and South Korea.