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1/4th Cavalry Arrest Suspected Bomb Financier
06/18/2007 4:15 PM ET
BAGHDAD, IRAQ - JUNE 18: A man suspected of being a terrorist bomb financier stands in his living room as troops enter his house June 18, 2007 in the tense Dora neighborhood of Baghdad, Iraq.
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BAGHDAD, IRAQ - JUNE 18: A man suspected of being a terrorist bomb financier stands in his living room as troops enter his house June 18, 2007 in the tense Dora neighborhood of Baghdad, Iraq.

U.S. troops pretended to be conducting routine house visits in the Dora neighborhood of Baghdad when they stopped by the home of a man they suspected of financing an insurgent cell suspected of locally planting roadside bombs, a pre-dominantly Sunni neighborhood where they patrol.

After talking with the man, taking his picture, and having tea with his family, the troops left to visit their informant, in order to verify the suspected financier's identity.

Satisfied with their confirmation, they later return to the man's home and take him into custody.

BAGHDAD, IRAQ - JUNE 18: First Sgt. Devin Winnegan of the 1st Squad, 4th Cavalry Regiment of the 1st Infantry Division talks to a man suspected of being a terrorist bomb financier as a boy in the household looks on.
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BAGHDAD, IRAQ - JUNE 18: First Sgt. Devin Winnegan of the 1st Squad, 4th Cavalry Regiment of the 1st Infantry Division talks to a man suspected of being a terrorist bomb financier as a boy in the household looks on.

BAGHDAD, IRAQ - JUNE 18: An Iraqi woman of the household serves tea to 1st Sgt. Devin Winnegan of Smithfield, North Carolina.
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BAGHDAD, IRAQ - JUNE 18: An Iraqi woman of the household serves tea to 1st Sgt. Devin Winnegan of Smithfield, North Carolina.

BAGHDAD, IRAQ - JUNE 18: Women sip tea and look on nervously as the man of the house, suspected of being a terrorist bomb financier, is questioned by U.S. troops.
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BAGHDAD, IRAQ - JUNE 18: Women sip tea and look on nervously as the man of the house, suspected of being a terrorist bomb financier, is questioned by U.S. troops.

BAGHDAD, IRAQ - JUNE 18: U.S. troops entering the house of their informant to show him a picture of the suspected financier.
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BAGHDAD, IRAQ - JUNE 18: U.S. troops entering the house of their informant to show him a picture of the suspected financier.

BAGHDAD, IRAQ - JUNE 18: Staff Sgt. Cesar Robles (R) tries to persuade an informant to sign a paper in which the informant identified a man as a suspected bomb financier.
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BAGHDAD, IRAQ - JUNE 18: Staff Sgt. Cesar Robles (R) tries to persuade an informant to sign a paper in which the informant identified a man as a suspected bomb financier.

BAGHDAD, IRAQ - JUNE 18: A man suspected of being a terrorist bomb financier greets U.S. troops as they return to his house to arrest him June 18, 2007 in the tense Dora neighborhood of Baghdad, Iraq.
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BAGHDAD, IRAQ - JUNE 18: A man suspected of being a terrorist bomb financier greets U.S. troops as they return to his house to arrest him June 18, 2007 in the tense Dora neighborhood of Baghdad, Iraq.

BAGHDAD, IRAQ - JUNE 18: A woman reacts as the man of the house is arrested on suspicion of being a terrorist bomb financier by U.S. troops June 18, 2007 in the tense Dora neighborhood of Baghdad, Iraq. The soldier in the mask is an Iraqi translator.
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BAGHDAD, IRAQ - JUNE 18: A woman reacts as the man of the house is arrested on suspicion of being a terrorist bomb financier by U.S. troops June 18, 2007 in the tense Dora neighborhood of Baghdad, Iraq. The soldier in the mask is an Iraqi translator.

BAGHDAD, IRAQ - JUNE 18: A woman of the house holds a young boy as the man of the house is taken away on suspicion of being a terrorist bomb financier.
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BAGHDAD, IRAQ - JUNE 18: A woman of the house holds a young boy as the man of the house is taken away on suspicion of being a terrorist bomb financier.

BAGHDAD, IRAQ - JUNE 18: A man suspected of being a terrorist bomb financier is handcuffed by Staff Sgt. Cesar Robles of Coachella, California June 18, 2007 in the tense Dora neighborhood of Baghdad, Iraq.
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BAGHDAD, IRAQ - JUNE 18: A man suspected of being a terrorist bomb financier is handcuffed by Staff Sgt. Cesar Robles of Coachella, California June 18, 2007 in the tense Dora neighborhood of Baghdad, Iraq.

BAGHDAD, IRAQ - JUNE 18: A man suspected of being a terrorist bomb financier is handcuffed and blindfolded with dark goggles by Staff Sgt. Cesar Robles of Coachella, California Members of the 1st Squad, 4th Cavalry Regiment of the 1st Infantry Division.
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BAGHDAD, IRAQ - JUNE 18: A man suspected of being a terrorist bomb financier is handcuffed and blindfolded with dark goggles by Staff Sgt. Cesar Robles of Coachella, California Members of the 1st Squad, 4th Cavalry Regiment of the 1st Infantry Division.

BAGHDAD, IRAQ - JUNE 18: Staff Sgt. Cesar Robles of Coachella, Calilfornia (R) and Lt. Alex Torres of Columbia, South Carolina (L) take positions while conducting house searches June 18, 2007 in the tense Dora neighborhood of Baghdad, Iraq.
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BAGHDAD, IRAQ - JUNE 18: Staff Sgt. Cesar Robles of Coachella, Calilfornia (R) and Lt. Alex Torres of Columbia, South Carolina (L) take positions while conducting house searches June 18, 2007 in the tense Dora neighborhood of Baghdad, Iraq.

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