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General says 2 Iraq politicians have ties to Iran

US Forces Iraq commander General Odierno said two top members of the are Justice and Accountability Committee "clearly are influenced by Iran." Security forces detained five wanted men in Baghdad and four more in Basrah. Insurgents killed a Christian student in Mosul and kidnapped a journalist and a civil servant in Kirkuk.

Just weeks before elections, specter of sectarian violence resurfaces in Iraq

Iraq: Senior cleric deplores Christian killings in north

Insurgents killed two police officers in a bombing outside of the Criminal Evidence Department in Mosul and four civilians in separate attacks in Mosul and Anbar. Security forces detained 21 wanted men in Basrah, 10 insurgents in Diyala, and seven al Qaeda IED cell members in Ash Sharqat.

Facing death, freed Iraq detainees may fight again

Security forces killed an al Qaeda leader and detained seven IED cell members in Baghdad and Mosul, and detained 30 wanted men in Thi Qhar, Kirkuk, and Anbar. Insurgents killed an Iraqi soldier and two civilians in attacks in Mosul.

Insurgents killed six Iraqis in shootings and IED attacks in Baghdad, Diyala, and Kirkuk. Security forces detained 12 wanted men in Basrah and six insurgents near Kirkuk. Iraqi officials said 145 candidates have been barred from upcoming elections due to Baathist ties.

Security forces detained 18 wanted men in Basrah, five members of al Qaeda IED cells in Rashidiyah and Baqubah, two terrorists in Al Kut, and an insurgent in Mosul. Insurgents killed a civilian in Mosul. Twenty-eight candidates banned from running for office have been reinstated.

For those who need to be reminded: Who were the Ba'athists?

Ten people were killed during a clash between US and Iraqi forces and the Hezbollah Brigades; 22 Hezbollah Brigades fighters were also detained. A female suicide bomber killed four female Shia pilgrims in Kufa. Security forces detained six wanted men in Mosul.

Evolving US strategy widens assault on terrorists

Iraqi, US forces kill 10 during clash with Hezbollah Brigades near the Iranian border

The clash began after Hezbollah Brigades fighters attacked a joint US-Iraqi force north of Amarah. Twenty-two Hezbollah Brigades fighters were captured.

Insurgents killed a policeman and a civilian in Mosul, and an imam in Baghdad. Security forces detained 27 wanted men in Basrah, Diyala, and Kirkuk, four al Qaeda fighters in Touz Khormato, and an Islamic State of Iraq leader in Arab Jabour.

Special Forces chief battles to stop book revealing details of operations in Iraq review

Security forces detained 24 wanted men in Basrah, an al Qaeda commander and 20 operatives in Baghdad and northern Iraq, six terrorists in Kirkuk, and three arms dealers in Diyala. Insurgents killed a soldier in Mosul and a civilian in Fallujah.

Insurgents killed a civilian in Baghdad and another in Mosul. Security forces killed two al Qaeda fighters in Mosul, and detained 11 al Qaeda cell members in a region northwest of Baghdad and another in Fallujah.

Appeals court to go through banning cases before Iraq™s March election

Security forces killed six al Qaeda fighters in Makhmour and detained six more north of Baghdad. Insurgents killed a civilian in an IED attack in Baghdad and detonated an IED in front of a hospital in Mosul.

Iraq panel reinstates election ban amid Shi'ite ire