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May 5, 2006

Zarqawi's video: what we haven't seen!

Al-Zarqawi is not a capable military leader.

The showing yesterday of the "outtakes"* of the latest Al-Zarqawi's video prompted surprise and laughter among the Coalition Forces.

In one, Zarqawi, the leader of al Qaeda in Iraq, has trouble trying to operate an automatic weapon. An associate has to show him how to do it. Later in the same shot, an associate takes the weapon from Zarqawi by the barrel and burns his hand. In another, the feared terrorist is shown in a black uniform and bright blue "tenny pumps."

Coalition troops found the tape during a raid on a hideout for foreign fighters.

"He is far from being a capable military leader,"
coalition spokesman Army Maj. Gen. Rick Lynch said during a news conference today.
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Posted by Doc at May 5, 2006 5:06 AM

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