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23 October 2007 - Iraq Special Weapons News

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Current Operations

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US Policy

  • US Congressman Apologizes for Remarks on Iraq VOA 23 Oct 2007 -- A Democratic lawmaker has apologized for remarks he made last week about the war in Iraq that angered opposition Republicans and were also condemned by fellow
  • US Democrats, Republicans Haggle Over Iraq, Government Spending VOA 23 Oct 2007 -- Democrats and Republicans in the U.S. Congress remain far apart over a number of contentious issues, including uncompleted government spending bills, President Bush's request for more money for military operations in Iraq and legislation to revise laws on warrantless electronic surveillance under President Bush's anti-terrorist measures

United Nations

Reconstruction Issues

  • Iraqi Emergency Responders Work Together AFPS 23 Oct 2007 -- Iraqi security forces took another step toward self-sufficiency when several Iraqi security elements participated in a civil defense drill in Yarmouk, an area in the Mansour district of western Baghdad, Oct. 20.
  • IRAQ: Humanitarian concerns growing near Turkish border IRIN 23 Oct 2007 -- Dozens of families have been leaving villages near the Iraq-Turkey border since 21 October, joining the hundreds who have already fled the area as tension rises between Turkish-Kurdish rebels and the Turkish army, local officials say.
  • IRAQ: Government says cholera is under control despite 21 deaths IRIN 23 Oct 2007 -- UN agencies and the Iraqi government say the cholera outbreak is under control, despite the fact that since August there have been about 4,200 laboratory-confirmed cases and 21 deaths from the disease.

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