British soldier killed in Basra

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July 22, 2007 02:46

A British soldier was killed Saturday in Basra, southern Iraq, the Ministry of Defense said. The soldier, from the 2nd Royal Tank Regiment, "died as a result of an indirect fire attack on Basra Palace," the ministry said in a statement. Operational security prevented the release of further details, the statement said. The soldier's name was not released, but his family has been notified.


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