Eastern War Tracker
Sept. 27, 2010 -A parked car bomb targeted the
motorcade of Chief of Iraqi Police in Kirkuk,Iraq, Col.
Ahmed Resheed, at 7:30 a.m. Monday, injuring the colonel
and three of his security guards. The explosion also
wounded three civilians.
Sept. 26, 2010--Iran appears to be the victim
of a concerted cyber-war attack through the so-called
Stuxnet computer virus. This virus, though found in other
countries, is concentrated in Iran, and is targeting
industrial sites, in particular the controversial Bushehr
nuclear plant. Analysts believe the virus to be the work
of a "nation-state" with the resources to create and
launch this complex virus. Obvious culprits include
Israel and the United States.
Sept. 26, 2010--Iranian forces crossed the
border into northern Iraq to strike at a Kurdish Iranian
rebel group in retaliation for a bombing inside Iran that
killed 12 in a military parade in the town of Mahabad.
Iran claimed to have killed 30 rebels on the Iraqi side
of the border.