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CNN BREAKING NEWS
Major Explosion Has Taken Place West of Baghdad
Aired January 27, 2004 - 07:25 ET
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SOLEDAD O'BRIEN, CNN ANCHOR: We're updating you on information just in to CNN confirming now that this major explosion has taken place in Khaldiyah, a town just west of Baghdad. The reports now of two soldiers dead in what U.S. military officials there have called a large explosion. Word, as well, of other casualties. Unclear exactly how many at this time.
We're going to continue to follow this story and update you on the actual numbers as soon as we get that information. But right now, an explosion in Khaldiyah, just west of Baghdad, with two U.S. soldiers dead.
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