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18 April 2010 - Iraq Special Weapons News

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  • US Military Helicopter Crashes in Northern Iraq VOA 18 Apr 2010 -- The U.S. military says one of its helicopters has crashed in northern Iraq, killing an American soldier and injuring three others.
  • Odierno Says US Withdrawal From Iraq on Track VOA 18 Apr 2010 -- The commander of U.S. forces in Iraq says the planned withdrawal of American troops is on schedule despite ongoing political uncertainty in Baghdad, and an increase in attacks by militants. General Ray Odierno talked about the situation on the ground during an interview broadcast Sunday on American television.

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Reconstruction Issues

  • People No Longer Fleeing Homes In Iraq VOA 18 Apr 2010 -- International Organization for Migration says people in Iraq no longer are fleeing their homes to escape violence. An IOM report indicates tens of thousands of displaced Iraqi families have returned to their places of origin. Four years ago, the bombing of the Al-Askari Mosque in the northern city of Samarra triggered a mass exodus.

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