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Qaeda claims 131 attacks in Iraq
AFP ^ | September 8, 2012

Posted on 09/09/2012 1:07:26 PM PDT by george76

Al-Qaeda's front group, the Islamic State of Iraq, said it carried out 131 attacks in the holy Muslim fasting month of Ramadan.

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Violence often rises during Ramadan in Iraq because "radicalized terrorists are often more intent on conducting these [suicide attacks]... because it is a period associated with martyrdom

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TOPICS: Crime/Corruption; Foreign Affairs; News/Current Events; War on Terror
KEYWORDS: alqaeda; iraq; islam; ramadan; rop; terrorists

1 posted on 09/09/2012 1:07:28 PM PDT by george76
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To: george76

Good for them. A man must have a goal in life.


2 posted on 09/09/2012 11:35:08 PM PDT by Domangart
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