It looks like you're using an Ad Blocker.

Please white-list or disable AboveTopSecret.com in your ad-blocking tool.

Thank you.

 

Some features of ATS will be disabled while you continue to use an ad-blocker.

 

Several Iraqi guards killed

page: 1
0

log in

join
share:

posted on Jan, 7 2005 @ 11:24 AM
link   
Six members of the Iraqi National Guard were killed on Friday as fighting across Iraq targeted US-led forces.




Four guardsmen were killed when their patrol was targeted by an explosive in the Abu Ghraib neigbourhood west of Baghdad, Aljazeera said.

Two guardsmen and a civilian were also killed in battles with armed groups in Samarra north of Baghdad.

A US military vehicle, part of a US patrol, was damaged in the Samilat district in Abu Ghraib when an explosive device was detonated by fighters on Friday, Aljazeera said.

It also learned that a house used as a base by US troops in the Zaidan District in Abu Ghraib, west of Baghdad, came under heavy mortar fire. Eyewitnesses said a number of US soldiers were hit in the attack.


source: english.aljazeera.net




new topics
 
0

log in

join