In a communiqué issued March 15, 2005, al-Qaeda in Iraq, the Jihad Organization in the Country of the Two Rivers, through official spokesman Abu Maysara al-Iraqi, claimed responsibility for a car bombing in the Bab al-Mu?adham district in northern Baghdad.
The message states that the ?Brigade of al-Mothanna? prepared a car bomb and detonated it ?when a patrol of non-believers? guards was passing. Thanks to Allah, many of them were killed.?
Also, a child was killed and at least four people injured as a result of this attack.
A full translation of the statement is provided to our Intel Service members.