05/26/2009 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Iraq Resisting US Pleas To Reconcile With Saddam Hussein's Political Party

On April 18, American and British officials from a secretive unit called the Force Strategic Engagement Cell flew to Jordan to try to persuade one of Saddam Hussein's top generals -- the commander of the final defense of Baghdad in 2003 -- to return home to resume efforts to make peace with the new Iraq.

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