The Victorious Army Group issued two communiqués today, December 23, 2005, claiming responsibility for exploding an oil pipeline in al-Adnanieh, in al-Yusefiua, which was used to ?smuggle oil? and ?financed the war against the Muslims,? and an attack in the area of al-Sheikh Omar in Baghdad, involving the detonation of an improvised explosive device (IED) on an American Humvee and armored vehicle. A ?number? of soldiers were allegedly killed in this operation.
A translation of both messages is provided to our Intel Service members.