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Shiites Work Against Extremists, Generals Say




US general outlines Baghdad security handover plan




Turkey masses more troops, raids in Iraq confirmed




Iraq: Insurgent group rallies to new Bin Laden call to arms




Sharp drop seen in US deaths in Iraq




Two al Qaeda operatives were killed and 38 captured during a series of raids over the past several days. A US helicopter attack on an IED cell in Samara resulted in at least six civilians and one insurgent killed. Forty-six insurgents were captured during two raids in Kirkuk. Fighting between police and the Mahdi Army has been reported in Diwaniyah and Karbala.




Spain charges 22 with recruiting fighters for Iraq




Once haven for insurgents, rural Iraqi town recovers




"Violence in Iraq drops sharply: Ministry of the Interior"




Increasingly, the US sits down with Iraqi militants




In Iraq, Conflict on a Second Kurdish Front




Turkey says it will try talks before striking PKK




Osama bin Laden on the state of Iraq

In his latest audiotape, al Qaeda's leader admits leadership problems in Iraq, laments the splits between al Qaeda and insurgent and tribal organizations, and implores Sunnis to eschew tribal and national loyalties for the sake of jihad.


Al Qaeda, Islamic Army clash south of Baghdad

Over 60 reported killed as Sunni insurgent group battles al Qaeda after a local leader of the Islamic Army of Iraq was kidnapped in Madain. Osama bin Laden calls for Sunni insurgents to unite and reject the tribe and nation.


Violence in Iraq is down 70 percent since June. Over 60 were killed in clashes between the Islamic Army and al Qaeda in Khannasa. Two Mahdi Army terror cell leaders were captured in New Baghdad, and one cell member was killed. Six Mahdi Army fighters and one policeman were killed during fighting in Karbala. Terrorists bombed the Adhamiyah Islamic Party headquarters; the party is allied with Coalition forces.




Iraq Calls for Kurd Rebels to Lay Down Their Arms or Leave




Poland will seek 2008 Iraq troop withdrawal




US Planners See Shiite Militias as Rising Threat




Interview With New Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff




Daoud Ouhnane, one of the masterminds behind the Madrid train bombings in 2004, was reported killed in Iraq in late 2006. Coalition forces killed four wanted al Qaeda operatives and detained 11. US troops captured seven insurgents in Adwaniyah. Police captured 35 Shia insurgents suspected of firing Katyusha rockets in Karbala.