Two U.S. soldiers were killed by separate roadside explosions, the military said yesterday. One soldier died and a second was wounded when a bomb hit a patrol overnight in Samarra...

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BAGHDAD, Iraq — Two U.S. soldiers were killed by separate roadside explosions, the military said yesterday.

One soldier died and a second was wounded when a bomb hit a patrol overnight in Samarra, 60 miles north of Baghdad. Another soldier was killed and four were wounded early yesterday by a bomb in Baghdad.

At least 1,325 members of the U.S. military have died since the invasion of Iraq in March 2003, according to an Associated Press count.

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At least 1,036 have died as a result of hostile action, the Defense Department said.