View Full Version : Large Drop In Fighting In Iraq 3rd Week of August, 2014

08-25-2014, 02:32 PM
For the last two weeks of August 2014 there was a decided decline in the number of security incidents reported in the press. The third week of the month saw the fewest acts of violence and a corresponding drop in casualties. In Baghdad for example there was a large reduction in dead and wounded because there were hardly any car bombs, while Kirkuk saw hardly any attacks. This all point to the fighting in Iraq settling into a rough stalemate

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