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Violence Erupts Across Iraq; Basra Oil Field Targeted

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Violence Erupts Across Iraq; Basra Oil Field Targeted

Violence Erupts Across Iraq; Basra Oil Field Targeted

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Four U.S. soldiers are killed and six are wounded as insurgents fire on a base north of Baghdad. Dozens of Iraqis are killed in rocket attacks, roadside bombings and fighting with U.S.-led troops around the country. An the oil terminal off the southern city of Basra comes under attack, apparently by suicide bombers. Hear NPR's Cheryl Corley and NPR's Philip Reeves.

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