Newsletter
Weather
Community
English home Forum Photo Gallery Features Newsletter Archive   About US Help Site Map
China
World
Opinion
Business
Sci-Edu
Culture/Life
Sports
Photos
 Services
- Newsletter
- Online Community
- China Biz Info
- News Archive
- Feedback
- Voices of Readers
- Weather Forecast
 RSS Feeds
- China 
- Business 
- World 
- Sci-Edu 
- Culture/Life 
- Sports 
- Photos 
- Most Popular 
- FM Briefings 
 Search
 About China
- China at a glance
- China in brief 2004
- Chinese history
- Constitution
- Laws & regulations
- CPC & state organs
- Ethnic minorities
- Selected Works of Deng Xiaoping

Home >> World
UPDATED: 16:43, May 16, 2006
U.S. soldier killed in bomb attack in Iraq
font size    

A U.S. soldier on foot patrol was killed in a roadside bomb blast in southern Baghdad on Tuesday, the U.S. military said in a statement.

A soldier, assigned to the Multinational Division-Baghdad, was killed at about 7:30 a.m. (0330 GMT) when the blast took place, the statement said.

The name of the killed soldier was withheld pending notification of next of kin, it said.

The latest death brought the number of U.S. soldiers killed in Iraq to at least 2,442 since the U.S. invasion of the oil-rich Arab country in March 2003, according to media tally.

Source: Xinhua


Comments on the story Comment on the story Recommend to friends Tell a friend Print friendly Version Print friendly format Save to disk Save this


   Recommendation
- Text Version
- RSS Feeds
- China Forum
- Newsletter
- People's Comment
- Most Popular
 Related News
Dic

Manufacturers, Exporters, Wholesalers - Global trade starts here.
Copyright by People's Daily Online, all rights reserved