Reality and Sanity

June 9, 2006

U.S. Military on the Move

Filed under: General Nonsense — Paul @ 6:07 pm

The Jihadis can run, but they can't hide: U.S. Moves to Stop Zarqawi Network in Iraq.

BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) – Flush with intelligence, the U.S. military moved quickly Friday to take advantage of the power vacuum left by the death of Abu Musab al-Zarqawi, carrying out nearly 40 raids in an effort to stop his terror network from regrouping.A U.S. military search of the destroyed safehouse where the al-Qaida in Iraq leader was killed Wednesday yielded documents and information storage devices that are being assessed for potential use against his followers, a military officer said.

An M-16 rifle, grenades and AK-47 rifles also were found, according to the officer, who spoke on condition of anonymity because results from the search have not been announced. The U.S.-made M-16 was fitted with special optics.

They also found documents and unspecified "media," which the officer indicated normally means information storage devices such as computer hard drives and digital cameras or other data storage devices.

Go troops!

BUT… Some people are just never satisfied: With Zarqawi's Death, U.S. Should Exit Iraq


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