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Eugene Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Apr-13-07 04:29 PM
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3. According to MNF press release, it is a patrol base.
Edited on Fri Apr-13-07 04:41 PM by Eugene
Patrol bases are part of the new security strategy behind the "surge."
Cordon off the neighborhood, search it, and set up a permanent base there.

Source: MNF Iraq

MND-B patrol base comes under attack

-snip-

BAGHDAD Two MND-B Soldiers were killed and seven others were wounded
when their patrol base came under attack by anti-Iraqi forces south of
Baghdad April 12. Two Iraqi interpreters were also killed in the attack.

-snip-

http://www.mnf-iraq.com/index.php?option=com_content&ta...

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