TITLE

U.S. calls Iran - not Syria - the major backer of Iraq insurgency

PUB. DATE
June 2007
SOURCE
Geo-Strategy Direct;6/13/2007, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Newswire
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the U.S. military has determined that Syria continues to serve as a major facilitator to the Al Qaida network in Iraq. Lieutenant General Ray Odierno says that the U.S. should reach out and talk with Syria. He also said that despite talks with the U.S., Iran was still bolstering the insurgency in Iraq.
ACCESSION #
25516824

 

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