US soldier killed by small arms fire near Baghdad

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June 15, 2007 10:02

A US soldier was killed by small arms fire north east of Baghdad, the US military said Friday. The soldier was assigned to Task Force Lighting and died Thursday while conducting operations in Diyala province, the US military said in a statement. The victim's name was withheld pending family notification.


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