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VBIED detonates near Coalition base in Tikrit

- A vehicle-borne improvised explosive device detonated outside a Coalition base in Tikrit at about 6:50 a.m. April 14.

One Coalition Soldier and two Iraqi Security Forces Soldiers were wounded and evacuated to a medical treatment facility. There were no injuries to Iraqi civilians.

Iraqi Police and Task Force Liberty Soldiers are securing the site.

The incident is under investigation.

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