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Two Task Force Baghdad Soldiers Killed, 3 Wounded

American Forces Press Service

WASHINGTON, Jan. 28, 2005 – An improvised explosive device detonated at about 2 p.m. today in southern Baghdad, Iraq, killing one Task Force Baghdad soldier and wounding three others.

Two of the wounded soldiers were evacuated to a military medical treatment facility. The third was treated and returned to duty.

In another incident about 15 minutes later in northern Baghdad, small-arms fire killed another Task Force Baghdad soldier.

The soldiers' names are withheld until next of kin are notified. Both incidents are under investigation.

(Compiled from Multinational Force Iraq news releases.)

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