Contractors killed in Iraq
Civilian employee from Wauconda killed in Iraq
Associated Press, June 25, 2008
Slain Guthrie Man Remembered For Dedication To Others
KOCO News, June 24, 2008
At least two contractors were among ten people who died when a hidden bomb detonated in a meeting room in Sadr City.
Nicole Suveges, 38, of Wauconda, IL was a political scientist for BAE Systems.
Steven L. Farley of Guthrie, OK, was a member of a provincial reconstruction team.
Additional reports mention an Italian translator working for the US Department of Defense was also killed. It is unclear if the reports indicate a third contractor.
US forces face spike in deadly violence in Iraq
By Kim Gamel, Associated Press, June 26, 2008
An interpreter, name unknown, was killed on Monday by gun fire hidden in a waiting vehicle in Madain, about 15 miles southeast of Baghdad.
An Iraqi interpreter, name unknown, was killed on Tuesday by a roadside bomb in the northern Ninevah province.