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An Instructor Explains the Damage to a Car Denoted by a Letter Bomb

July 13, 2005


A DS instructor shows the damage to a car after a letter was exploded on its dashboard.

June 10, 2005
West Virginia

An instructor for Diplomatic Security's Iraq DSAC course explains damage to a car after a letter bomb is exploded on its dashboard. As part of the antiterrorism course, students detonate explosives to see the effects of different improvised explosives.

Photo credit: U.S. Department of State
Released July 13, 2005


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