Bremer 'survived convoy strike'
Top US administrator in Iraq Paul Bremer has confirmed that he survived an attack on his convoy on 6 December. “Yes, this is true, but thankfully I am still alive, and here I am in front of you,” Mr Bremer told reporters. His spokesman said it was not clear if Mr Bremer was the target of the attack, which happened on the day US Defence Secretary Donald Rumsfeld was in Iraq. The administrator reportedly gave Mr Rumsfeld an upbeat assessment of improved security across Iraq. Full Story