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Al Qaeda in Iraq issues virulent manifesto

Laying out its ideology in a broad manifesto, the group al Qaeda in Iraq — which has been behind many of the worst attacks, beheadings and kidnappings in Iraq — says the insurgency is in better shape than the United States acknowledges and vows to continue the insurgency and “destroy the American empire.” “Every now and then, the schoolboys of the Pentagon and the adolescents of the Black House keep blasting our ears with talks of pure arrogance and conviction saying, ‘We will not leave Iraq until we accomplish our mission.’ This desperate catchphrase that they keep repeating is used to make the public believe that the mujahedeens are in bad shape, as if they are begging the Americans, saying, ‘Please Americans, leave Iraq,’ ” the group says in an e-book, an extensive document on the Internet. Full Story

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