Operation Phantom Phoenix, the current nationwide operation targeting al Qaeda's remaining safe havens, was launched on Jan. 8. Iraqi and US forces have captured killed 121 al Qaeda fighters, wounded 14 and detained an additional 1023 suspects. Al Qaeda's leadership has been hit hard during the operation, with 92 high values targets either killed or captured.
Thursday, January 17, 2008
Al Qaeda in Iraq
Bill Roggio has an article up regarding Al Qaeda in Iraq's shrinking area of operations in Iraq complete with map. Operation Phantom Phoenix started on January 8th and is still ongoing.