Five U.S. soldiers killed by roadside bomb.

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“A roadside bomb killed five American soldiers Monday in the northern province described as one of al-Qaida in Iraq’s last strongholds, just days after a massive house explosion and suicide attack killed 40 people in the provincial capital.” The Mosul attack against the U.S. patrol takes to 36 the number of soldiers killed in Iraq this month, up from 23 in December.

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