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July 1, 2004
Release Number: 04-07-01 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

STRIKE OPERATIONS AGAINST THE ZARQAWI NETWORK

BAGHDAD, Iraq - Statement by Brig. Gen. Mark Kimmitt, Deputy Director of Operations, Multi-National Forces - Iraq.

On 30 June, Multi-National Forces conducted another strike on a known Zarqawi network safe house in southwestern Fallujah, based on multiple confirmations of Iraqi and Multi-National intelligence.

This operation employed precision weapons to attack the safe house and underscores the resolve of Multi-National and Iraqi security forces to jointly destroy terrorist networks within Iraq.

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