Al-Qaeda in Iraq
Updated information on trends of insurgent organization and activity, cache discoveries, casualty rates and trends of violence, including graphs and charts released by MNF-I and MNC-I.
As the baton is passed to a new commander and a new president, there is still delicate work to be done.
The most important objectives of the surge have been accomplished in Iraq. We have an extraordinary – but fleeting – opportunity to advance America's security and regional stability.
There has recently been increased Special Groups and Jaysh al-Mahdi activity in Karbala.