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Iraq is a ‘big moneymaker’ for al-Qaeda.

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"Iraq is a ‘big moneymaker’ for al-Qaeda."

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U.S. officials say that “al-Qaida’s command base in Pakistan increasingly is being funded by cash from Iraq, where the terrorist network’s operatives are raising substantial sums from donations to the insurgency as well as kidnappings of wealthy Iraqis and other criminal activity.”

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