TITLE

IRAQ-VIOLENCE

PUB. DATE
November 2011
SOURCE
Middle East Reporter (Daily Edition);11/28/2011, Vol. 199 Issue 5228, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on various incidents of violence in Iraq in November 2011. It mentions the killing of people by a suicide bomber who slammed a car containing explosives into the gate of a prison in Baghdad, Iraq. It discusses the doubt raised over the ability of the security forces to protect the country after the U.S. troops leave. It mentions the warning given by Lloyd Austin, a U.S. commander in Iraq, regarding the possibility of the al-Qaeda group taking advantage of the situation.
ACCESSION #
67631315

 

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