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Soldier died in Basra, Blast Kills British Soldier
Updated: 08:23, Monday February 05, 2007
A British soldier has been killed in a roadside bombing near the US consulate in Basra, a British military spokeswoman has said.
Captain Katie Brown said that the bomb wounded an unknown number of Iraqi civilians and damaged cars parked nearby.
Around 7,500 British troops are based in Basra.
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