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|Release Date: 3/7/2007
Release Number: 07-01-03C
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
ROUTE CLEARANCE MISSION ATTACKED BY ROADSIDE BOMB
BAGHDAD – Soldiers from Multi-National Division - Baghdad have successfully found 39 weapons caches and 75 improvised explosive devices in the first week of March, further ensuring the security of Iraqi citizens.
On March 7, an MND-B unit was conducting a route clearance patrol in order to secure a commonly traveled route of improvised explosive devices northwest of the Iraqi capital when they were struck by a roadside bomb, killing three Soldiers and wounding another.
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