Iraqis: Qods Were Peacemakers | Talking Points Memo

Newsweek has an interesting investigation into the Qods Force presence in Iraq. Contrary to the Bush administration’s claims this week that the Qods Force is in Iraq to sow chaos and sponsor attacks on U.S. troops, Iraqi Shiites from the SCIRI party — whose leader President Bush hosted at the White House in December — are saying that Qods operatives arrested by the U.S. were attempting to reign in Moqtada Sadr’s Mahdi Army:

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