Defend America News files this report: At the meeting, five Sunni and five Shia volunteered to form a committee to recruit residents for the Iraqi police force. Further meetings are also planned between the Amugiya and Ubadie tribes to reconcile differences and sign an official peace agreement.
Even if you accept this as good news, which it is, the story is also indicative of just how far things have to go to attain any stability in the Western sense. You could also take the view that the Iraq was always a mess, but at least things seemed better when we didn't know it.
Bill Roggio describes the battle between al-Qaeda and Coalition forces in Mosul and Diyala with the enemy sustaining heavy casualties, though more civilians have died in Diayala as the al-Qaeda attacked again with chlorine gas.