Al-Qaeda in Iraq, in two communiqués issued today, September 7, 2005, claims responsibility for detonating an explosive on a ?crusaders? patrol? in the area of al-Sada in Baquba, Monday, damaging a Humvee and allegedly killing two soldiers, and announces the ?harvest? in Baquba between Sunday, September 4 and Monday, assassinating three al-Ghadr Brigade members in Baquba.
A full translation of both messages is provided to our Intel Service members.