U.S. gains in parts of Iraq in jeopardy (AP)




 
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U.S. gains in parts of Iraq in jeopardy      (AP)
 
October 9th, 2006  
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Topic: U.S. gains in parts of Iraq in jeopardy (AP)


U.S. gains in parts of Iraq in jeopardy      (AP)
AP - For months, soldiers from the 172nd Stryker Brigade fought in riverside towns of western Iraq, trying to clamp off the flow of foreign fighters and suicide bombers that commanders said were terrorizing Baghdad. Now hundreds of these same U.S. soldiers have been sent to deal with what U.S. officials say is an even greater threat — rising attacks between Sunnis and Shiites in the capital itself.



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