U.S. soldier killed on Baghdad patrol
Apr 23,2009 00:00 by UPI

BAGHDAD -- An American soldier was killed in an attack during a routine security patrol in east Baghdad, the U.S. military said.

The victim was a member of the Multi-National Forces but no other details were immediately released, KUNA news agency said.

The death Wednesday brought the toll of U.S. troops killed in Iraq since start of operation Iraqi Freedom in March 2003 to 4,275. Twelve have died this month.

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