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Task Force Lightning Soldiers attacked

Multi-National Force-Iraq

Sunday, 11 February 2007
Multi-National Corps – Iraq
Public Affairs Office, Camp Victory
APO AE 09342

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
RELEASE No. 20070211-01
Feb. 11, 2007

Task Force Lightning Soldiers attacked

Multi-National Division – North PAO

BAQUBAH, Iraq – Coalition Forces from Task Force Lightning were conducting combat operations in Diyala province when they received small-arms fire from anti-Iraqi forces today.

A U.S. Soldier was shot and later died of wounds.

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

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FOR MORE INFORMATION, CONTACT MULTI-NATIONAL DIVISION – NORTH AT: TFLIGHTNING.PAO@US.ARMY.MIL



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