The Canadian Press

2007-04-08 | Afghan Canada Deaths

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Military officials confirmed six Canadian soldiers were killed April 8th by a roadside bomb blast in Afghanistan. Colonel Mike Cessford told a news conference the soldiers were in a moving vehicle at the time. (It was the worst single-day toll for the Canadian Forces in Afghanistan. Five of the dead soldiers were from Canadian Forces Base Gagetown in New Brunswick.)

Date: 2007-04-08
Placeline: KANDAHAR, Afghanistan.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 13 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << it's really hard to put the words the condolences and sympathies that we offered to the families of these great Great Canadian soldiers our hearts are with them we lost six of our best >>