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British Soldiers Die as Iraq Attacks Continue

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British Soldiers Die as Iraq Attacks Continue

British Soldiers Die as Iraq Attacks Continue

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Unidentified Iraqis ambush British troops in southern Iraq, wounding eight British soldiers. The circumstances surrounding the deaths of six British soldiers in a separate incident are not fully known, but officials believe they were killed by hostile fire. Meanwhile, Pentagon officials say the level of coordination involved in the ongoing attacks on U.S. and British troops in Iraq is "unclear." NPR's Tom Gjelten reports.

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