War News for December 22, 2003
Bring 'em on: Two US soldiers killed, two wounded in Baghdad
Bring ‘em on: Oil facilities in Kirkuk
Bring ‘em on: US convoy attacked with RPG fire in Mosul
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Bring ‘em on: US troops ambushed by roadside bomb near Samarra
Bring ‘em on: Plot to blow up five-million liter fuel reservoir in Kirkuk
Tensions between Sunni and Shi’ite communities increasing
Iraqi Kurds demonstrate in Kirkuk for autonomous Kurdish region
US troops accidentally kill Iraqi woman
Who the hell is in charge around here
? “But the contract proposals, which were to be released for bids Dec. 3, are being held up by an apparent turf battle between the U.S. departments of Defense and State.”
Sabotage exacerbates fuel shortage
. Just last week the CPA was cheerfully telling reporters that the fuel shortage was caused by all the new cars being imported and sold in a country with a shattered economy, no domestic banking system and one of the highest unemployment rates in the world. Worse, the American media patriotically reported that absurd story as fact.
More insurgent attacks
expected during holidays.
Wounded Marines recover at Camp Pendleton
: Weapons of mass destruction are still important.
Cheney raises campaign cash for Nethercutt
Local story: Western Pennsylvania
newspaper remembers local KIAs.
Local story: Wisconsin
MP company awarded 20 Purple Heart medals.