In past 72 hours, 14 US soldiers and Marines die in Iraq

DEBKAfile Intelligence

April 30, 2007, 9:56 PM (GMT+02:00)

In April, 104 US troops were killed, making this the deadliest month since December.

Sunday, three US soldiers were killed and another wounded by a roadside bomb in Baghdad, where five American soldiers died also Saturday. Also Sunday, a US marine was killed in combat operations in Anbar, and a fifth in another roadside bombing south of Baghdad.