Thirty-six Iraqis were killed in three car bomb attacks at hotels in central Baghdad. Insurgents killed two policemen in Kirkuk. Security forces detained six insurgents in Mosul, five al Qaeda fighters in Karbala and four more in Bayji, and two Promised Day Brigade fighters in Baghdad. Fifty-four candidates for parliament were crossed off the banned list for the upcoming election.
The ANSF Order of Battle
A breakdown of the structure and units in the Afghan National Security Forces.
The Movement of the Taliban in Pakistan
A look at the Movement of the Taliban in Pakistan's top leaders.
The Quetta Shura
A look at the Afghan Taliban's top leaders, military councils, and committees.