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Marine explosive ordinance disposal specialists identify and prepare to destroy the contents of an insurgent IED production facility as the Marines of  3rd Battalion 1st Marine Regiment (3/1) and attached units continued with Operation River Gate - the search for insurgents and weapons in the Al-Anbar Province cities of Haditha, Haqlaniya, and Barwanah on Friday, Oct. 7, 2005. The facility contained the makings of a new wave of more powerful IEDs utilizing propane and other compressed gases similar to the one which destroyed a Marine armored vehicle in early August outside Haditha killing fourteen Ohio Marines.