Two US soldiers killed by gunfire in Iraq

September 29, 2007 16:55

Two US soldiers were killed Saturday, one in Diyala province and a second in southern Baghdad, the military said. In a brief statement from Tikrit, the military said a Task Force Lightning soldier was hit by "enemy gunfire" in restive Diyala province that is north and east of Baghdad. A separate statement said the soldier who died in south Baghdad was hit by small arms fire during a firefight. The names of the soldiers were withheld until family could be notified.

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