U.S. Drops 40,000 Pounds of Bombs on al-Qaida - US deathsSubmitted by MediatorMPA on Sun, 01/13/2008 - 00:57
Six soldiers were killed and four were wounded Wednesday in a booby-trapped house in Diyala, the U.S. command said. It also announced that three U.S. soldiers were killed and two wounded in an attack Tuesday in Salahuddin province, north of Diyala.
The toll marked some of the deadliest days for U.S. forces in Iraq since last fall. For all December, 23 U.S. soldiers died in Iraq.