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[12 Nov 2008 | No Comment | ]
Iraqi soldier kills 2 US troops in dispute

An Iraqi soldier opened fire on U.S. troops after a quarrel broke out Wednesday in northern Iraq, killing two American soldiers and wounding six in a military compound before he was shot to death, officials said.
The shooting took place as a series of bombings shook Baghdad for the third consecutive day, killing 23 people and wounding about 90, police said.
In the face of newly heightened violence in Baghdad, the Iraqi military said it was taking measures to curb “the increasing number of terrorist attacks” in the city.
Military spokesman Maj. Gen. …