Monday, August 20, 2007

Security improving in Iraq

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Security improves in Iraq despite attacks: US general 

Security in Iraq is improving despite a wave of car bombings that include the worst single attack since the US-led invasion in 2003, said on Friday General Raymond Odierno, the number two the number two leader of US forces in Iraq.

Odierno said that the US "surge" troop hike launched in January is "beginning to pay off" despite the massive attack in northern Iraq which killed more than 400.