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BREAKING: 'Senior' Al Qaeda Leaders Escape From Iraq's Abu Ghraib Prison

Tinsldr2 Wrote: Jul 22, 2013 11:40 PM
I spent 27 months there on Brigade and Division Staffs and one month on the Corps staff. Yes the article says the guards may have been complicit. But they also used suicide bombers (a fav tactic) and killed a lot of guards. So it was an escape and not just let go. ] and yes i took my share of incoming


We interrupt the breathless international hysteria over the birth of a young couple's first child to bring you some real news.  Reuters has the deeply alarming story:

Hundreds of convicts, including senior members of al Qaeda, broke out of Iraq's Abu Ghraib jail as comrades launched a military-style assault to free them, authorities said on Monday. The deadly raid on the high-security jail happened as Sunni Muslim militants are gaining momentum in their insurgency against the Shi'ite-led government that came...