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U.S. Military Probes Taped Killing of Wounded Iraqi

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U.S. Military Probes Taped Killing of Wounded Iraqi

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U.S. Military Probes Taped Killing of Wounded Iraqi

U.S. Military Probes Taped Killing of Wounded Iraqi

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A scene from pool video shows a U.S. Marine raising his rifle in the direction of Iraqis on the floor of a mosque in Fallujah. Reuters hide caption

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An American Marine is shown on videotape shooting an apparently unarmed and wounded Iraqi man in a mosque in the city of Fallujah. The incident was caught on camera by an American TV journalist. The Marine has been withdrawn from the battlefield while the U.S. military conducts an investigation. NPR's Philip Reeves reports.