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Four U.S. Troops, 17 Iraqis Killed

Aftermath of an attack in Baghdad on March 11 (file photo) (epa) April 3, 2006 -- The U.S. military today said in a statement that three Marines and one sailor were killed in action on April 2 in Iraq's volatile Al-Anbar province.

The statement did not specify where in Al-Anbar they died.

Meanwhile, reports from across the country indicate that 17 Iraqis were killed today, including members of two families who were gunned down in Baghdad and Al-Basrah.

(AP, Reuters, AFP)

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