By Mariam Karouny Reuters - 1 hour 4 minutes ago BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Al Qaeda fighters kidnapped 15 Iraqi women and children after attacking two villages north of Baghdad on Thursday and killing a religious leader who had been trying to form an anti-al Qaeda tribal alliance, police said. Advertisement Police said 32 people had been killed in an hour-long battle between villagers and al Qaeda. The attackers, who struck just after dawn, dragged the imam of the local mosque, Younis Abd Hameed, and three worshippers outside and executed them. Residents said the local fighters were loyal to the Sunni Arab "1920 Revolution Brigade", which has increasingly clashed with al Qaeda, and had repelled the attack........ http://uk.news.yahoo.com/rtrs/20070823/tts-uk-iraq-39d16c5_4.html You know it sickens me all these attacks on defenceless civilians.Why did we go there in the first place? To get Saddam & restore order or to allow slaughter? When will the UN allow us to take the gloves off & do what we do best.We need to,not just for our sake but Iraq's.