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Published:May 29th, 2007 05:41 EST
Soldiers Attacked from Task Force Lightning

Soldiers Attacked from Task Force Lightning

By SOP newswire

TIKRIT, Iraq " Six Task Force Lightning Soldiers were killed when explosions occurred near their vehicles while conducting operations in Diyala Province, Monday.

Three other Soldiers were also wounded in the incident and were taken to a Coalition Forces` medical treatment facility.

The names of the deceased are being withheld pending notification of next of kin and release by the Department of Defense.

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