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Hidden Killers

Improvised explosive devices are easy to make from readily available materials such as discarded munitions and other military materiel, much of which was looted after the U.S.-led invasion of Iraq.

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'The single most effective weapon against our deployed forces'
Article | To the extent that the United States is not winning militarily in Iraq, the roadside bomb, which as of yesterday had killed or wounded 21,071 Americans, is both a proximate cause and a metaphor for the miscalculation and improvisation that have characterized the war.

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