Khalidiya Captured; 17 Killed in Iraq
Shi’ite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr announced
his disapproval of the latest group of cabinet members. Three of them are not
independent technocrats as was promised.
At least 17 people were killed and 13 more wounded:
Khalidiya has been declared captured.
A strike left 10
militants dead in Hit.
Near Qayara, a strike left four
militants dead, including a security official.