Tuesday, August 12, 2008

Coalition forces capture 9 Hezbollah operatives - in Baghdad!

Looks like Mahmoud is still getting jiggy with it in Iraq - smuggling weapons, fronting IRAM production and jihadi websites. Three Raids. Task Force 88. God bless our troops.

From Long War Journal.

Coalition forces, likely the special operations hunter-killer teams of Task Force 88, have captured nine Hezbollah Brigades operatives during three raids in the Adhamiyah district in Baghdad over the past 24 hours.

The first intelligence-driven raid netted a Hezbollah Brigades cell leader who operated in Basrah. "According to information from suspects already in custody, he is believed to be involved in smuggling weapons and fighters across the Iraq-Iran border," Multinational Forces Iraq reported in a press release. Three other suspected Hezbollah Brigades associates were captured.

The second raid resulted in...

Read it all here.