MND-B unit targeted by EFP during combat operations (Baghdad)
Friday, 26 October 2007
Multi-National Corps – Iraq
Public Affairs Office, Camp Victory
APO AE 09342
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
RELEASE No. 20071026-06
October 26, 2007
MND-B unit targeted by EFP during combat operations
Multi-National Division – Baghdad PAO
BAGHDAD – A Multi-National Division-Baghdad Soldier was killed and four others wounded when their unit was attacked with an explosively-formed penetrating device in a southern section of the Iraqi capital Oct. 25.
Units operating in this area of Baghdad continue to conduct targeted raids and clearing operations in order to disrupt insurgent and militia elements operating in this section of Baghdad. Destroying these cells stabilizes the neighborhoods, further setting the conditions for Iraqi Security Force control.
The deceased Soldier’s name is being withheld pending notification of next of kin and release by the Department of Defense.
FOR QUERIES, CONTACT MULTI-NATIONAL DIVISION - BAGHDAD PUBLIC
AFFAIRS AT: MNDB_PAO_CIC@MND-B.ARMY.MIL OR BY PHONE AT: COMMERCIAL (914) 822-8174 OR IRAQNA 011-964-890-192-4674.
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