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Published:January 5th, 2007 02:27 EST
Iraqi Army rescues hostages, seizes munitions

Iraqi Army rescues hostages, seizes munitions

By SOP newswire

FORWARD OPERATING BASE LOYALTY, Iraq – Soldiers with the 2nd Brigade, 6th Iraqi Army Division freed two hostages held by insurgents during a raid Jan. 4 in eastern Baghdad.

The raid also uncovered a weapons cache. Weapons seized included 37 mortars, 10 60mm mortar rounds, 13 130mm projectiles encased in concrete, two improvised explosive devices and four blasting caps. 

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