U.S. service member killed in Iraq: report

U.S. service member killed in Iraq: report
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A U.S. service member was killed at a base in northern Iraq, CNN reported Saturday.

The service member has not been identified. The report says it occurred when a base at Makhmur came under rocket attack.

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The base is home to American troops who are advising the Iraqi military. 

CNN learned from an official that a small number of other service members were injured in the attack.