Eight Terrorists Killed by Iraqi Soldiers
From a Multi-National Force press release dated today:
BAGHDAD, Iraq – Iraqi Army Soldiers conducting a route reconnaissance mission on a road leading to Baghdad, killed eight terrorists and captured 11 after running into a terrorist checkpoint.The only news source reporting this incident is Xinhua, the official Red Chinese news. Go figure.
The Soldiers, members of the 407th Battalion, 52nd Brigade, encountered the enemy near the Wasit Province line. In addition to killing and capturing a number of terrorists, the Soldiers also confiscated two of their vehicles.
Four Iraqi Soldiers were wounded, according to a Coalition Forces report.