AL QAEDA IN IRAQ'S NO. 2 IS CAPTUREDFuture Secretary of Defense John Murtha has famously argued that we should withdraw our troops from Iraq and send them to the remote island of Okinawa, where they can more effectively fight the war on terror.
By Andy Geller, with New York Post Wire Services
September 4, 2006 -- The second-in-command of al Qaeda in Iraq has been captured, officials announced yesterday - ending the terror career of the Samarra shrine bomb mastermind, whose diabolical attack triggered a wave of sectarian violence.
Hamed Jumaa Farid al-Saeedi spilled his guts after his arrest, leading to the capture or death of 20 other high-ranking figures in the terrorist group, the officials said. (link)
No word on what Murtha and his party will do if they find al Qaeda there as well ...