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Report: Iraq arrests a top al-Qaida leader in Baghdad

The Iraqi counter-terrorism unit arrested a top al-Qaida leader in Baghdad and seized a list of names and locations of other organization operatives, Al Jazeera reported on Sunday.
The al-Qaida leader's name was not released because Iraqi security sources are still investigating him, according to Al Jazeera's report.According to Iraqi media, the man in custody is Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, the ehad of an al-Qaida umbrella group called the Islamic State of Iraq.
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