Weapons of Mass Destruction (WMD)
04 December 2005 - Iraq Special Weapons News
- Iraqi firefighters turn in ordnance to U.S. troops MNF-I 04 Dec 2005 -- Firefighters from the Rusafa Fire Station in east Baghdad turned over more than 200 rounds of unexploded ordnance to elements of Task Force Baghdad for destruction Dec. 1.
- Terrorist video claiming to be attack that killed 10 Marines is false MNF-I 04 Dec 2005 -- A video posted to a terrorist website and aired by some media organizations purporting to show the improvised explosive devise attack that killed 10 U.S. Marines Dec. 1 is disinformation
- Suspected bomb makers captured MNF-I 04 Dec 2005 -- Six terror suspects were detained in As Siniyah Dec. 2 after a concerned resident informed police about a vehicle-borne IED being built nearby.
- Terrorist attack backfires MNF-I 04 Dec 2005 -- Army and Air Force units teamed up to crush an ill-conceived terrorist attack against an Army patrol near Balad the morning of Dec. 3.
- U.S. Officials Label Terrorist Video As "Disinformation" AFPS 04 Dec 2005 -- U.S. military officials in Iraq today labeled a video as "disinformation" that was posted to a terrorist Web site and aired by some media showing the roadside bomb attack that killed 10 U.S. Marines on Dec. 1.
- Iraq Car Bomb Kills 2 VOA 04 Dec 2005 -- Iraqi police say a roadside bomb attack in central Baghdad killed at least two people Sunday and wounded at least 10 others.
- Security forces take charge against terrorism MNF-I 04 Dec 2005 -- Iraqi security forces and Multi-National Forces from Task Force Freedom detained 64 suspected terrorists and seized weapons caches during operations in northern Iraq Nov. 27 - Dec. 4.
- Kurdish Move in Iraq Leads to Fear of Civil War VOA 04 Dec 2005 -- Sunni Arab leaders in Iraq are renewing their warnings of a possible break up of the country, following news that authorities in the semi-autonomous northern Kurdish region have allowed a Norwegian company to drill for oil, without the approval of the central government in Baghdad.
- Angry Shi'a Pelt Former Iraqi Premier RFE/RL 04 Dec 2005 -- Police in the Iraqi holy city of Al-Najaf said a hostile crowd today threw stones, shoes, and tomatoes at former Iraqi Prime Minister Iyad Allawi, who was campaigning for the 15 December parliamentary elections.
Join the GlobalSecurity.org mailing list