asalamualaikum sisters and brothers
against US occupation forces were carried out yesterday in what has become business as usual for forces battling the American occupiers, with some casualties reported. Here are just a few of the engagements that were carried out.
Car Bomb Blasts US Column
A martyrdom fighter drove an explosives-laden car into a US military column in ar-Ramadi in western Iraq at 7am Wednesday morning. The correspondent for Mafkarat al-Islam in the city reported a captain in the puppet military forces, who asked not to be identified, as saying that the car bomb exploded in the al-Mal‘ab area to the west of the city, disabling one US tank and destroying a Humvee. The source said that six US troops were reportedly killed and two more wounded.
After the attack, US troops encircled the area and arrested a number of homeowners in the area as well as the guard working for a local school located near the scene of the attack.
Four US Troops Killed In Bomb Attack On US Column
In a dispatch filed at 5:10pm Mecca time Wednesday afternoon, Mafkarat al-Islam reported that a short while before a bomb had exploded in the middle of the road in al-Miqdadiyah, east of Ba‘qubah. Witnesses said that the blast destroyed a Humvee and reportedly killed four US troops.
After the attack, American soldiers encircled the area and imposed a ban on automobile traffic on the road. The correspondent for Mafkarat al-Islam met with First Lieutenant Midhat Rif‘at of the puppet security forces who reportedly confirmed that four US troops had been killed in the blast, all the men who were aboard the Humvee that was destroyed.
Resistance Shoots Down US Cobra Helicopter
Resistance forces shot down a US Cobra helicopter over the ath-Tharthar district in Fallujah , an area entirely controlled by the Iraqi Resistance, at dawn Wednesday morning. Witnesses told Mafkarat al-Islam that the Resistance brought down the aircraft with a missile.
The correspondent reported other sources as saying that the Resistance had taken possession of the wreckage of the helicopter and the bodies of the two men of the crew who were reportedly killed when the Cobra crashed. US forces have not been able to reach the wreckage, the correspondent reported in a dispatch filed at 10:35am Mecca time Wednesday morning.
Bomb Blasts US Armored Column In Samarra
A car bomb exploded by a US armored column in the al-Ishaqi area, 20km south of Samarra’ on Wednesday. Residents of al-Ishaqi told Mafkarat al-Islam that a red Opel car that was parked by the side of the main road leading to the center of Samarra’ exploded when a column of six US armored vehicles was passing by at 4pm local time Wednesday afternoon. The blast destroyed one American armored vehicle, killing three US troops and wounding three more.
Car Bomb Hits US Column In Mosul
A martyrdom fighter drove an explosives-packed red pickup into a column of nine various US military vehicles in the al-Islah az-Zira‘i neighborhood in the middle of Mosul at 9am local time Wednesday morning.
Witnesses told Mafkarat al-Islam that the blast destroyed three armored vehicles and reportedly killed eight US troops and wounded five more. A source in the Iraqi puppet police reportedly said that the attack only killed six Americans and wounded four more.
US occupation forces rushed to the scene after the attack, closing roads and sealing off the area. Two helicopters landed near the attack zone to evacuate the casualties
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