Archive for August 28th, 2010

[AP]  Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki said Friday that Iraqi intelligence indicated an al-Qaida front group and members of Saddam Hussein’s outlawed Baath party are collaborating to launch attacks “to create fear and chaos and kill more innocents.” 

Link: (http://us.lrd.yahoo.com/_ylc=X3oDMTJhdDcwZ2duBF9TAzk3MTgwMDM0OARnc3RhdGUDMQRwb3MDNwRzZWMDbndfdG9wc3RvcmllcwRzbGsDdGl0bGUEdGFyA25ld3MueWFob28uY29t/SIG=13ie3di7f/**http%3A//us.rd.yahoo.com/dailynews/rss/topstories/*http%3A//news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20100828/ap_on_re_mi_ea/ml_iraq)

For better or for worse, they are on their own.  Keeping the people of Iraq, their leaders and their defenders in my prayers in the coming months as they adjust to the weight of regained sovereignty.


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