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13 September 2007 - Iraq Special Weapons News

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Deployments

US Policy

United Nations

Reconstruction Issues

  • Iraq: Political Landscape Still In Flux As Parliament Reconvenes RFE/RL 13 Sep 2007 -- As the United States makes progress in talks with Sunni and Shi'ite tribal leaders toward ending the armed conflict in Iraq, Iraqi politicians who form the core of the opposition are facing defections from cabinet members who would rather return to work than support their boycott of the government.
  • Iraq: Kirkuk Referendum Likely To Be Delayed RFE/RL 13 Sep 2007 -- Since the ratification of the Iraqi Constitution in 2005, Iraq's Kurds have viewed the issue of the Kirkuk referendum as a "red line."

Foreign Reactions

News Reports

  • Sheik in Anbar killed in attack MNF-I 13 Sep 2007 -- A vehicle exploded three kilometers northwest of Ramadi today killing a prominent Sunni sheik.
  • Bomb Kills Key Iraqi Sheikh VOA 13 Sep 2007 -- A roadside bomb has killed an important Sunni tribal leader who was cooperating with U.S. troops fighting al-Qaida insurgents in Iraq
  • Experts Debate Iraq Progress Ahead of Bush Speech VOA 13 Sep 2007 -- Hours before President Bush is set to address the nation on Iraq, a forum of policy experts gathered in Washington to examine the recommendations to Congress made by the top U.S. officials in Iraq, General David Petraeus and Ambassador Ryan Crocker
  • IRAQ: Baghdad residents call for protection of homes from militant raids IRIN 13 Sep 2007 -- Some families in Baghdad have asked the Iraqi government to do more to protect their homes as raids by militants in local neighbourhoods become more common, and defensive neighbourhood checkpoints are themselves targeted.



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