Iraqi forces detained 46 insurgents in Baghdad. Coalition forces detained 13 al Qaeda operatives in central Iraq. US troops captured a Special Groups leader in Baghdad. Police captured five Mahdi Army fighters in Maysan and a key leader in Wasit. Two policemen were killed and one wounded in an IED attack in Baghdad.

Bill Roggio is a Senior Fellow at the Foundation for Defense of Democracies and the Editor of FDD's Long War Journal.

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