Explosion Kills Police Recruits in Iraq

A bombing near Baghdad kills at least seven Iraqi police and recruits and injures several others. The blast occurs in the city of Ramadi, long a bastion of support for Saddam Hussein's Baath party. Meanwhile, U.S. intelligence has yet to confirm whether an audiotape released Friday encouraging Iraqi resistance was made by Saddam Hussein. Hear NPR's Guy Raz.

Comments

 

Please keep your community civil. All comments must follow the NPR.org Community rules and terms of use, and will be moderated prior to posting. NPR reserves the right to use the comments we receive, in whole or in part, and to use the commenter's name and location, in any medium. See also the Terms of Use, Privacy Policy and Community FAQ.

Support comes from: