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Published:August 14th, 2007 05:10 EST
U.S. Tomahawks discover car bomb in southern Baghdad

U.S. Tomahawks discover car bomb in southern Baghdad

By SOP newswire

Tomahawks discover car bomb in southern Baghdad
4th IBCT, 1st Inf. Div. Public Affairs, Multi-National Division – Baghdad


BAGHDAD — Multi-National Division – Baghdad troops discovered a vehicleborne improvised explosive device Aug. 12 in the eastern portion of the Rashid District of the Iraqi capital.


Soldiers of Company B, 2nd Battalion, 23rd Infantry Regiment
“Tomahawks," attached to the 4th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division operating in southern Baghdad, found a white sedan rigged with a 107mm projectile.


A Coalition explosive ordnance disposal team was dispatched to detonate the device. There were no civilian casualties or damage from the controlled detonation.

Multi-National Corps – Iraq
Public Affairs Office, Camp Victory
APO AE 09342