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| US soldier kills 5 fellow soldiers at Iraq base|
| Updated at: 2047 PST, Monday, May 11, 2009|
WASHINGTON: A US Army soldier opened fire on fellow soldiers at an American base in Baghdad on Monday, leaving five dead, a US defense official said.
The official told reporters at least two others were wounded in the attack at Camp Liberty in the Iraqi capital.
The details of the shooting incident remained unclear as media reported the soldier turned the gun on himself.
The US defense official told reporters the incident was under investigation.