Ansar al-Sunnah issued a statement today, June 28, 2005, claiming responsibility for the ?arrest? and murder of Kamal Khalid Mohammad Tahir Zeebari, a recruiting officer in the Shikha area of Mosul, and a member of the National Kurdish Union. According to the message, Tahir ?confessed? to abetting the American forces since their entry into Iraq, and he was executed by gunshot, ?to be an example to those who do the same thing.?
A full translation of the message is provided to our Intel Service members.