Friday, March 28, 2008

US sends in back-up for Iraqi offensive  de  es  fr  it  nl  ar  da  fa  no  pt  ru  sv  tr

The US was forced to send in reinforcements on Friday as Iraqi security forces admitted they were having difficulties subduing radical Shia militants in the south of the country. US president George W. Bush called the Iraqi offensive in Basra a “defining moment” as violence spread across the country.

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This cluster belong to the following story: Bush backs Iraqi offensive against militants

Keywords: Iraq, United states, Turkey / Kurdistan Workers Party, Al Qaeda / military, turkish, iraqi, killed, pkk, ankara

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