Baghdad Situation

Here are some slides from a Multinational Force – Iraq (MNF-I) Situational Update briefing by Maj. Gen. William B. Caldwell, IV and Maj. Gen. Joseph Peterson on the Baghdad situation.

Compare to the slide from last week and you will see that virtually all of the anti-death squad operations in Baghdad are in the same part of town.

Seems that most of the effort in the past week has been in the Adamiyah and Bayaa areas.

Click each for a better look.

Comments

  1. I’m glad to see that we are doing well in cleaning out the city. Literally. Are we actually doing trash pickups in these areas too?

  2. Are we actually doing trash pickups in these areas too?’ Hiring locals to do the work and providing security. See today’s Freedom Journal Iraq on pentagonchannel.mil

  3. Getting rid of that trash improves health, moral and removes hiding places for IEDs. One of the first priorities for after the buildings are all searched…