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    Three clerics among nine killed in Iraq unrest
    Wednesday 18-05-2005

    BAGHDAD: Insurgents have assassinated three clerics in Baghdad in an escalating wave of violence that authorities fear is aimed at sparking civil war.

    Insurgents also killed four Iraqi soldiers in clashes outside a power plant in Mussayib on Tuesday, army said.

    ... The violence raged as Iranian Foreign Minister Kamal Kharrazi was set to meet Iraqi leaders during a trip to Baghdad. In a worrying development, some victims of recent execution-style killings have been Sunnis. Since Saturday, authorities have found the bodies of 49 people who had been tied up, killed and their bodies dumped.

    The bodies of three Iraqi soldiers, including one who was beheaded, were found on Tuesday in the town of Qaim, near the Syrian border, an army source said.

    On Tuesday, a US soldier was killed and another wounded when a roadside bomb hit their combat patrol just south of Saddam’s hometown of Tikrit, the US military said.

    Gunmen killed four Iraqi soldiers and wounded three in fighting outside a power plant in the southern Iraqi town of Mussayib on Tuesday, army sources said.

    Drive-by shootings kill Iraqi Defence Ministry employee, anti-corruption officer in Baghdad.

    Are the Americas waiting for 3.5 million Iraqis to be killed like in Afghanistan by the Soviets and then they'll withdraw? What does it take for Americans to open their eyes?

    Re: 3 clerics among 9 killed in Iraq unrest

    ^a bucket full of water to open their eyes
    Shahid Afridi in Green, has rocked the cradle of the Shivangi Dixit in Blue


      Re: 3 clerics among 9 killed in Iraq unrest

      So here you have Muslims killing Muslims right?
      Boycott Venezuelas State owned Citgo.

      Buy Royal Dutch Shell gasoline!