US Military Says Sunni and Shi'ite Iraqis Turning From al-Qaida




 
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October 1st, 2007  
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US Military Says Sunni and Shi'ite Iraqis Turning From al-Qaida
By Jim Randle
Irbil, Iraq
30 September 2007

The U.S. military in Iraq says tips it received from security volunteers helped aircraft find and kill 20 insurgents in a recent battle. VOA's Jim Randle reports, the area near Camp Taji has seen Sunni and Shi'ite tribes turn away from al-Qaida and offer help to the Iraqi government and its U.S. allies.
 


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