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Published:September 5th, 2007 04:25 EST
Explosively-formed penetrator strikes MND-B patrol

Explosively-formed penetrator strikes MND-B patrol

By SOP newswire

BAGHDAD, Iraq  " Three Multi-National Division-Baghdad Soldiers were killed and two others wounded when an explosively-formed penetrator detonated on their patrol during combat operations in an eastern section of the Iraqi capital Sept. 4.

Units operating in this area continue to conduct targeted raids and clearing operations in order to disrupt insurgent and militia elements operating in this section of the Iraqi capital.

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

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