The Largest Security-Cleared Career Network for Defense and Intelligence Jobs - JOIN NOW

Weapons of Mass Destruction (WMD)

COALITION JOINT TASK FORCE - SEVEN
NEWS RELEASE
DSN 318-438-2289/COM 99-001-468-2289
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Two Soldiers Wounded While Guarding Baghdad Bank

June 5, 2003
Release # 03-06-016

CAMP DOHA, Kuwait -- Two soldiers were wounded by two assailants with pistols while guarding a bank in Central Baghdad Thursday morning.

The soldiers returned fire, killing one assailant. The other assailant escaped. The reason for the attack is unknown.

The injured soldiers were evacuated by vehicle to a local military medical facility for treatment.

The names and unit of the soldiers are being withheld pending next-of-kin notification.



NEWSLETTER
Join the GlobalSecurity.org mailing list