EFP damages U.S. vehicle patrol in Thi-Qar.
vehicle patrol was damaged on Monday by a bomb blast in Thi-Qar province, according to a security source.
vehicle was damaged as an Explosively Formed Penetrator (EFP) was remotely detonated targeting a U.S.
motorcade on the road linking between al-Masouriya region and Imam Ali airbase, southern Nassiriya," the source, who asked for anonymity, told Aswat al-Iraq news agency.
"The road was closed for two hours to defuse two more EFP bombs at the same place," he added.
Nassiriya, the capital of Thi-Qar, is 380 km south of Baghdad.
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|Date:||Apr 4, 2011|
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