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25 January 2010 - Iraq Special Weapons News

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Current Operations

Deployments

US Policy

  • Vice president visits with 4-2 SBCT Army News 25 Jan 2010 -- Vice President of the United States Joe Biden met with members of 4th Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 2nd Infantry Division, "Raiders" and other deployed service members and civilians Jan. 23 as part of his visit this week to Iraq.

United Nations

  • Ban deplores deadly series of bombings in Iraqi capital UN News Centre 25 Jan 2010 -- Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon strongly condemned today’s apparently coordinated series of bomb attacks against hotels in Baghdad that have killed dozens of people and injured scores more.

Reconstruction Issues

Foreign Reactions

News Reports

  • Bombings at three Baghdad hotels kill 40 IRNA 25 Jan 2010 -- At least 40 people were killed and 80 wounded in almost simultaneous bombings at three hotels in Baghdad on Monday, Iraqi security officials said.
  • At least 46 killed, some 100 injured in 3 Baghdad bombings RIA Novosti 25 Jan 2010 -- At least 46 people were killed and more than 100 injured as a result of three powerful explosions that hit the Iraqi capital Baghdad on Monday, a doctor said.
  • Iraq Executes 'Chemical Ali' RFE/RL 25 Jan 2010 -- Ali Hassan al-Majid, one of the most notorious members of Iraqi President Saddam Hussein's former regime, was executed by hanging today.
  • Iraq's 'Chemical Ali' executed by hanging RIA Novosti 25 Jan 2010 -- Ali Hassan al-Majid, a former Iraqi official better known as "Chemical Ali," was executed by hanging in Iraq shortly after midday on Monday, Saudi daily Al-Riaydh reported.
  • Blasts Hit Baghdad; Government Executes 'Chemical Ali' VOA 25 Jan 2010 -- Three large explosions ripped through Baghdad Monday, killing at least 36 people and wounding more than 70 others. In the midst of the chaos, the Iraqi government announced the execution of "Chemical Ali" one of Saddam Hussein's most notorious lieutenants.



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