1st Look: Blackwater Shooting Incident

ABC News obtained the first images of the controversial Sept. 16, 2007 shooting.

First Images From Blackwater 2007 Incident

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This image shows a black cloud of smoke following the initial explosion.

At 11:53, the Chief of Mission reported a "Vehicle Bourne Improvised Explosive Device" (VBIED) explosion. The Chief of Mission requests a tactical support team (TST). Ten minutes later, Blackwater security forces arrive at the compound to escort the official. (ABC)

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