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U.S. Soldier Killed in Baghdad

May 20, 2004

BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) _ Assailants with hand grenades killed a U.S. soldier and wounded three in central Baghdad early Thursday, the military said.

The name of the slain soldier was withheld pending notification of next of kin.

A total of 790 U.S. service members have died since the beginning of military operations in Iraq last year. Of those, 576 died as a result of hostile action and 214 died of non-hostile causes.

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