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Stryker Team Successfully Defeats Insurgents

Mosul, Iraq
-- Multi-National Forces from 1st Brigade, 25th Infantry Division (Stryker Brigade Combat Team), killed one and injured another anti-Iraqi insurgent following an attack on their convoy on Jan. 8.

The soldiers of the 1st Battalion, 24th Infantry Regiment, were hit by a roadside bomb while convoying in northern Mosul. Following the blast, the convoy Soldiers received fire from insurgents nearby. They quickly maneuvered and engaged the insurgents, killing one and injuring another. The 1-24th Soldiers reported no injuries during the operation.

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