July 27, 2007
Bad times for some in Iraq
Strategypage has posted an interesting summary of the current situation in Iraq. Here's how it begins:
The surge has basically been chasing the terrorist and criminal gangs around the suburbs of Baghdad, or even into northern or western Iraq. This has taken its toll. Time spent in flight cannot be spent planting IEDs or killing people. Putting all these guys on the road, also makes them more susceptible to capture. A lot of important terrorists have been captured this way. The chief liaison between al Qaeda headquarters and al Qaeda in Iraq was nabbed, as well as many mid-level terrorist cell leaders.
Go read the rest.Posted by USAdave at July 27, 2007 06:55 AM | TrackBack