Attack on Iraqi prisons frees senior Al-Qaeda leaders

” Hundreds of prison inmates, including senior Al-Qaeda members, escaped prison after two major coordinated attacks were carried out on two separate Iraqi prisons.

  At least 56 people have been confirmed killed so far in the two deadly assaults that were launched.

  The two prisons that were attacked were the Taji prison north of Baghdad, and the Abu Ghraib prison west of Baghdad.

  Amongst the 56 killed were 26 security members and 20 inmates.”