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Soldiers Arrest Militants Linked to Saddam Aide

U.S. soldiers arrested Muslim militants with links to the most wanted Iraqi official still on the run, but the assassination of a senior Iraqi judge highlighted continuing instability in postwar Iraq. Izzat Ibrahim al-Douri was one of Saddam Hussein’s top aides and U.S. troops are hoping the capture of the militants will generate clues to his whereabouts. “We detained three individuals in the extremist religious organizations with ties to…Izzat Ibrahim al-Douri,” Lieutenant-Colonel William Adamson, head of a U.S. task force in Baquba, told Reuters on Tuesday. Full Story

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