U.S. bomber crashes in Middle East

April 4, 2008 12:47:55 PM PDT
The U.S. military says a B-1 bomber has crashed at an American Air Force base in the Middle East. A military official says that details are sketchy but initial reports are that the bomber crashed in the nation of Qatar at al-Udeid Air Base, the headquarters of all American air operations in the Middle East. The official spoke on condition of anonymity because the reports are preliminary.

There was no information on casualties.

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