Topic: Tuz Khurmatu
The attacks across Iraq appeared coordinated and included car bombings, a favored tactic of Al Qaeda in Iraq.
On Sunday, a string of attacks against Iraqi security forces struck 11 cities, wounded nearly 240 people, and killed at least 44. The violence is thought to be an attempt to undermine the government.
The attacks underscore the security challenges after the US withdrawal from cities, particularly in the volatile areas in the north.
07/09/2009 01:00 am