Roadside bomb kills seven U.S. troops in Afghanistan

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Posted: May 26, 2011 4:33 PM
Roadside bomb kills seven U.S. troops in Afghanistan

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Seven U.S. troops were killed by a roadside bomb in southern Afghanistan on Thursday, the Pentagon said, the worst single incident involving foreign troops in a month.

The NATO-led force had previously confirmed the deaths but declined to disclose the nationalities of those killed.