"A year ago the province was assessed 'lost' politically," Gen. David Petraeus, the top U.S. commander in Iraq, told a congressional hearing Monday. "Today, it is a model of what happens when local leaders and citizens decide to oppose al-Qaida and reject its Taliban-like ideology."This time in Anbar province.
Bomb kills top Sunni sheik co-operating with US against al-Qaida
Guess he will have to change tonights speech. His pal is dead like his surge policy.
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