Dozens of Iraqi Troops Massacred in Ambush

A video frame grab taken of bodies of Iraqi soldiers found northeast of Baghdad, Oct. 24, 2004.

A video frame grab taken of bodies of Iraqi soldiers found northeast of Baghdad, Oct. 24, 2004. Reuters hide caption

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Guerillas dressed as policemen ambush and kill about 50 newly trained Iraqi soldiers in a remote eastern region of Iraq. Also over the weekend, an American diplomatic security agent is killed in a mortar attack, and the Australian ambassador survives an assassination attempt. Hear NPR's Anne Garrels.

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