April 2011
Middle East Reporter (Daily Edition);4/29/2011, Vol. 198 Issue 5082, p15
The article focuses on the increasing violence and assassinations in Iraq that began since the killings of more than a dozen people in March 2011. It notes several violent incidents including a suicide bomber who blew up himself inside a mosque in Iraq's Diyala province, and a car bomb targeted to a convoy in the province of Kirkuk. U.S. military commander Bernard Champoux blames the Mehdi Army for the assassinations in Baghdad.


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