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  12/2/2012, Kislev 18, 5773

Al-Qaeda Leader in Iraq Arrested


Uncomfirmed reports in Iraqi media said, Sunday, that security forces have arrested Abu-Bakr Al-Baghdadi, the top leader of the Al-Qaeda international terror network in Iraq. Abu-Bakr was named head of a number of terror organizations following the killing of Abu-Omar Al-Baghdadi in a United States air strike in 2010.

The security forces arrested other terrorists and seized information about additional terrorists.