2 US soldiers killed in Bahgdad bomb attack

Times of India

November 14, 2003

BAGHDAD: A bomb detonated as a US convoy passed killed two American soldiers and wounded three, the US Army said on Friday. A military spokesman said that the attack happened near the town of Samarra at around 1330 GMT on Thursday.

The death of the two soldiers, from Task Force Ironhorse, raised to at least 158 the number of US soldiers killed in action in Iraq since major combat was declared over on May 1.

Samarra is in the 'Sunni triangle' area north and west of Baghdad where many of the attacks on US troops have been concentrated