3 U.S. troop deaths reported

From a Times Staff Writer

U.S. authorities reported three American troop deaths Sunday.

A Marine died Sunday from wounds sustained Saturday in Al Anbar province, the military said. A soldier was killed Sunday by small-arms fire in western Baghdad.

Another Marine died Saturday in Al Anbar province. None of the troops was identified.

Also, Iraqi authorities on Sunday discovered the bodies of six Interior Ministry commandos in a river south of the capital. All were handcuffed and had been shot.