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16 April 2007 - Iraq Special Weapons News

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Current Operations

Deployments

US Policy

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Reconstruction Issues

  • Sadr Ministers Quit Iraqi Cabinet Pressuring Maliki VOA 16 Apr 2007 -- Six cabinet ministers loyal to radical Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr quit the Iraqi government Monday to protest the prime minister's refusal to set a timetable for the withdrawal of U.S. and other coalition forces, dealing a blow to Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki's already beleaguered government
  • Al-Sadr Bloc Quits Iraqi Government RFE/RL 16 Apr 2007 -- The political movement of Shi'ite cleric and militia leader Muqtada al-Sadr says its six ministers will leave the government of Iraqi Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki today.
  • IRAQ: Thousands without food and supplies due to failing distribution system IRIN 16 Apr 2007 -- Thousands of Iraqis are going without food and basic supplies as the country's food distribution infrastructure crumbles, according to a new report.

Foreign Reactions

  • Talabani urges Iran to attend Sharm al-Sheikh meeting IRNA 16 Apr 2007 -- Iraqi President Jalal Talabani in a meeting with Iranian Ambassador to Baghdad Hassan Kazemi Qomi here Monday said given that Iran is a significant regional country, it should take part in the upcoming Sharm al-Sheikh meeting in Egypt.

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