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Published:December 7th, 2006 13:57 EST
ISF captures AQI leader during raid

ISF captures AQI leader during raid

By SOP newswire

BAGHDAD " Special Iraqi Army forces, with coalition advisers, captured a terrorist leader during a raid Dec. 7 in Fallujah responsible for directing sniper, improvised explosive device and car bombing attacks against Iraqi security forces. He also participated in the abduction and execution of several Iraqi Police officers.

The terrorist leader has also directed and participated in an extensive murder and intimidation campaign and the harboring of other terrorist fighters. He is a senior leader al Qaeda in Iraq leader in the area and controls several insurgent groups operating in the Al Anbar Province.

Minimal damage was done to the objective and there were no Iraqi civilian or coalition forces casualties.