From Holden:

I just came across this odd story, perhaps I’ll find more on it later.

US Soldier Attacked Member of the Iraqi Parliament

Baghdad. A soldier from the US contingent in Iraq has attacked Fatah ash-Sheikh, member of the Iraqi Parliament this morning, announced RIA Novosti. The incident happened in the so-called “green zone” in the central part of Baghdad, where buildings of US embassy and Iraqi state institutions are located. There is still no information on the reasons for the attack or the condition of the Iraqi Member of Parliament.