Archives for: "July 2007, 10"

Leader of Pakistan mosque rebels killed

Pakistan's AAJ TV is reporting that "Paramilitary forces killed Rashid Ghazi and more than 50 of his militants on Tuesday after 15 hours of fighting in Lal Masjid compound at the climax of a week-long siege." Ghazi is the brother of the mosque leader… more »

Politics of Iraq going south in a hurry for Bush

see "Official: Iraq gov't misses all targets" (AP via Yahoo, 7/9/07) http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20070709/ap_on_go_pr_wh/us_iraq According to the AP, a new progress report on Iraq will say that "the U.S.-backed government in Baghdad has not met any of… more »