The operations against Al-Qaeda in Iraq near Muqdadiyah in Diyala Province in December provided U.S. forces with the intelligence they needed to begin the new Iron Harvest offensive in January 2008.
This backgrounder details the conduct of Raider Harvest and its potential impact on security in northern Diyala province.
Report on the intra-Shia violence between the Sadrist Trend and ISCI in Diwaniyah from April to December of 2007
Maps of the Changing Levels of Ethno-Sectarian Violence in Baghdad
Map of the Disposition of Coalition Brigades in Iraq
Map of Al-Qaeda in Iraq's Presence in December of 2007
Map of Al-Qaeda's Presence in Iraq in December of 2006
This Iraq Report explains the summer offensive operations in Diyala province, northeast of Baghdad.
The reemergence of Iraq's Shiite leadership comes as the Iranian regime now stands only on the religious claims of authority made by Ali Khamenei.