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“Foreign Fighters” in Iraq Come from US Allies

Irancove @ November 23, 2007 # 6 Comments

More on fighters in Iraq coming from US allies Saudi Arabia and Libya: Saudi Arabia and Libya, both considered allies by the United States in its fight against terrorism, were the source of about 60 percent of the foreign fighters who came to Iraq in the past year to serve as suicide bombers or to […]

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41% of “Foreign Fighters” in Iraq Come from Saudi Arabia

Irancove @ November 23, 2007 # No Comment Yet

via Juan Cole: Iran is negotiating with Iraqi authorities to increase the number of pilgrims coming to Shiite shrines in Iraq from the present 500,000 to 2 or 3 million. You know, if 500,000 Iranians are passing through Iraq every year, and the US has never captured any of them under arms, then Iran can’t […]

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