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Senior Qaeda figure in Iraq a myth: U.S. military

<p>A briefing slide released by the Multi-National Force - Iraq on July 18, 2007. The organizational chart includes a white box representing the position of Abu Omar al-Baghdadi, leader of the self-styled Islamic State of Iraq, which was purportedly set up last year. REUTERS/Handout</p>

A briefing slide released by the Multi-National Force - Iraq on July 18, 2007. The organizational chart includes a white box representing the position of Abu Omar al-Baghdadi, leader of the self-styled Islamic State of Iraq, which was purportedly set...more

A briefing slide released by the Multi-National Force - Iraq on July 18, 2007. The organizational chart includes a white box representing the position of Abu Omar al-Baghdadi, leader of the self-styled Islamic State of Iraq, which was purportedly set up last year. REUTERS/Handout

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<p>A briefing slide released by the Multi-National Force - Iraq on July 18, 2007. The white box represents the position of Abu Omar al-Baghdadi, leader of the self-styled Islamic State of Iraq, which was purportedly set up last year. REUTERS/Handout</p>

A briefing slide released by the Multi-National Force - Iraq on July 18, 2007. The white box represents the position of Abu Omar al-Baghdadi, leader of the self-styled Islamic State of Iraq, which was purportedly set up last year. REUTERS/Handout more

A briefing slide released by the Multi-National Force - Iraq on July 18, 2007. The white box represents the position of Abu Omar al-Baghdadi, leader of the self-styled Islamic State of Iraq, which was purportedly set up last year. REUTERS/Handout

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