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Thursday  February 15, 2007

GIs sweep Baghdad; al-Qaida leader hurt 2/15/2007, 3:39 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) U.S. and Iraqi forces pushed deeper Thursday into Sunni militant strongholds in Baghdad where cars rigged with explosives greeted their advance while British-led teams in southern Iraq used shipping containers to block suspected weapon smuggling routes from Iran. Early Friday, a spokesman for the Interior Ministry said the leader of al-Qaida in Iraq, Abu Ayyub al-Masri, was wounded and an aide was killed in a clash the previous day with Iraqi forces north of Baghdad.
Al-Qaida in Iraq leader wounded 2/15/2007, 2:58 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) The leader of al-Qaida in Iraq was wounded and an aide was killed in a clash Thursday with Iraqi forces north of Baghdad, the Interior Ministry spokesman said.
Al-Qaida in Iraq leader wounded 2/15/2007, 2:28 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) The leader of al-Qaida in Iraq was wounded and an aide was killed in a clash Thursday with Iraqi forces north of Baghdad, the Interior Ministry spokesman said.
Baghdad sweep targets Sunni strongholds 2/15/2007, 2:14 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) U.S. and Iraqi forces pushed deeper Thursday into Sunni militant strongholds in Baghdad where cars rigged with explosives greeted their advance while British-led teams in southern Iraq used shipping containers to block suspected weapon smuggling routes from Iran.
Iraq adviser: Al-Sadr in Iran 2/15/2007, 11:45 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) An adviser to Iraq's prime minister said Thursday that radical Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr is in Iran, but denied he fled due to fear of arrest during an escalating security crackdown. Sami al-Askari said al-Sadr traveled to Iran by land "a few days ago," but gave no further details on how long he would stay. A member of al-Sadr's bloc in parliament, who spoke on condition of anonymity because of fear of reprisals, said he left three weeks ago.
U.N. urges EU to protect Iraqi refugees 2/15/2007, 7:26 a.m. PT
BRUSSELS, Belgium (AP) The U.N. refugee agency appealed Thursday to the European Union to do more to protect refugees fleeing Iraq, saying the war was the cause of the biggest displacement of people in the Middle East in recent history.
Iranian border points closed in Iraq 2/15/2007, 3:34 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Iraqi and British forces in southern Iraq closed border crossings with Iran on Thursday in an attempt to choke off smuggling networks that Washington says are used to supply militant groups.
Iraq adviser: al-Sadr in Iran 2/15/2007, 3:28 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) An adviser to Iraq's prime minister said Thursday that radical Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr is in Iran, but denied he fled due to fear of arrest during an escalating security crackdown.
Iraq considering constitutional changes 2/15/2007, 1:36 a.m. PT
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) Iraq is looking to ethnically diverse and harmonious Malaysia as a possible model for a new Iraqi constitution, an official was reported as saying Thursday.
Iraqi forces launch major operation 2/15/2007, 1:19 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Thunderous booms were heard across Baghdad as U.S. and Iraqi forces launched a major operation in a Sunni insurgent-infested neighborhood on Thursday, a spokesman said.
AP: Helicopter flights in Iraq risky 2/15/2007, 12:20 a.m. PT
OVER CENTRAL IRAQ (AP) Barely a minute into flight, after a smooth liftoff from a landing zone outside Baghdad, our Black Hawk helicopter suddenly dropped like a rock briefly and so did my stomach.

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