Zarqawi's Group Changes Name to Al-Qaeda Iraq

(AP/Boston Globe) Tawhid and Jihad, the Iraqi militant group of terror mastermind Abu Musab al-Zarqawi, apparently has changed its name two days after announcing its merger with bin Laden's al-Qaeda organization. The group released an Internet statement Tuesday under the new name, Al-Qaeda of Jihad in the Land of Two Rivers, referring to the Euphrates and Tigris rivers in Iraq.

2004-10-25 00:00:00

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