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  • Obama challenges Clinton on Iraq Open this result in new window
    AFP via Yahoo! News - 2 hours, 38 minutes ago
    US Senator Barack Obama piled pressure on Hillary Clinton over Iraq, as his frontrunning Democratic presidential rival ran up against mounting scrutiny of her vote to authorize war in 2002.
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  • Insurgents Stepping Up Efforts to Down U.S. Helicopters in Iraq Open this result in new window
    New York Times - 1 hour, 47 minutes ago
    A deputy commanding general in Iraq said insurgents might be especially motivated to shoot down helicopters as a way of discrediting the new American and Iraqi security plan.
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  • Australian PM defends Iraq deployment after Obama rebuke Open this result in new window
    AFP via Yahoo! News - Feb 11 6:03 PM
    Prime Minister John Howard hasdefended the size of Australia's troop deployment in Iraq after a stinging rebuke from White House hopeful Barack Obama, calling Canberra's contribution "appropriate".
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  • For Clinton and Obama, different tests on Iraq Open this result in new window
    International Herald Tribune - 4 minutes ago
    Weekend appearances gave the campaigns of the two major rivals a chance to road test their strategies for dealing with the central issue of Iraq in the primaries and beyond.
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  • Obama says he opposed Iraq war from start Open this result in new window
    Reuters via Yahoo! News - Feb 11 5:03 PM
    Democratic presidential contender Barack Obama drew a contrast with rival Hillary Rodham Clinton on the Iraq war on Sunday and said it was unclear how she planned to end the conflict.
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  • U.S. claims Iran is arming Iraq militias Open this result in new window
    AP via Yahoo! News - Feb 11 4:05 PM
    U.S. military officials on Sunday accused the highest levels of the Iranian leadership of arming Shiite militants in Iraq with sophisticated armor-piercing roadside bombs that have killed more than 170 American forces.
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  • Clinton parries Iraq war questions in first New Hampshire visit Open this result in new window
    USA Today - Feb 11 5:17 PM
    Democrat Hillary Rodham Clinton faced questions Saturday from New Hampshire voters skeptical about her stand on the Iraq war, including one who demanded that she repudiate her 2002 Senate vote to send U.S. troops into battle.
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  • Clinton addresses 2002 Iraq vote during N.H. visit Open this result in new window
    USA Today - Feb 11 5:16 PM
    New York Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton wrapped up her first visit to New Hampshire as a presidential candidate Sunday, facing pointed questions from Democratic activists about her early support for the war in Iraq.
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  • Voters seek clarity on Clinton Iraq vote Open this result in new window
    AP via Yahoo! News - Feb 11 3:51 PM
    After nearly four years of war and more than 3,000 U.S. dead, New Hampshire voters are demanding more than nuance on Iraq from Democratic front-runner Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton.
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  • GOP Expects Defections as House Debates Iraq Resolution Open this result in new window
    Washington Post - Feb 11 3:54 PM
    Three days of intense debate over the Iraq war begins in the House today, with Democrats planning to propose a narrowly worded rebuke of President Bush's troop buildup and Republicans girding for broad defections on their side.
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  • U.S. military deaths in Iraq at 3,122 Open this result in new window
    AP via Yahoo! News - Feb 11 4:49 PM
    As of Sunday, Feb. 11, 2007, at least 3,122 members of the U.S. military have died since the beginning of the Iraq war in March 2003, according to an Associated Press count. The figure includes seven military civilians. At least 2,497 died as a result of hostile action, according to the military's numbers.
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  • Obama raps Australian PM on Iraq row Open this result in new window
    AFP via Yahoo! News - Feb 11 2:52 PM
    White House hopeful Barack Obama rebuked Australian Prime Minister John Howard for "empty rhetoric" on Iraq, hitting out in a foreign policy row with a key US ally only two days into his 2008 campaign.
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  • Dems seek to limit U.S. Iraq involvement Open this result in new window
    USA Today - Feb 11 2:10 PM
    Even before they cast symbolic votes against the Iraq war, newly empowered congressional Democrats are clamoring for a chance to limit and eventually end U.S. involvement in a conflict that has killed more than 3,000 troops.
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  • Hoyer: House vote on Iraq will deal only with troop surge Open this result in new window
    USA Today - Feb 11 2:20 PM
    House Minority Leader John Boehner complained Sunday that Democrats backed out of a promise to allow an open debate on Iraq. House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer said a House vote will be limited to the proposed resolution opposing President Bush's troop escalation.
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  • Clinton Terms Iraq Conflict a Civil War Open this result in new window
    New York Times - Feb 11 12:13 PM
    While campaigning, Senator Clinton today reiterated her goal of working collectively with Middle Eastern nations to aid Iraq and deal with threats in the region.
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  • Obama Questions Rivals on Iraq Open this result in new window
    Washington Post - Feb 11 12:44 PM
    CHICAGO, Feb. 11 -- Sen. Barack Obama, circling through Iowa on Sunday before returning here on Day 2 of his presidential launch, challenged his Democratic rivals to lay out specifics for withdrawing U.S. troops from Iraq and declared that the thousands of lives lost so far in the war had been...
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  • U.S. Presents Evidence of Iranian Weapons in Iraq Open this result in new window
    New York Times - Feb 11 11:58 AM
    Senior U.S. military officials today presented their first public evidence for the assertion that Iran is supplying Shiite extremist groups in Iraq with deadly weaponry.
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  • Former Pentagon official denies crafting intel on Iraq-Qaeda link Open this result in new window
    AFP via Yahoo! News - Feb 11 11:51 AM
    A former senior US defense official denied Sunday that he produced inappropriate intelligence linking former Iraqi president Saddam Hussein and Al-Qaeda to bolster the case for going to war in Iraq.
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  • Obama challenges Hillary on Iraq Open this result in new window
    AFP via Yahoo! News - Feb 11 11:40 AM
    US Senator Barack Obama piled pressure on 2008 White House rival Hillary Clinton over her stand on Iraq, questioning how she would live up to her vow to end the war.
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  • Military Ties Iran To Arms In Iraq Open this result in new window
    Washington Post - Feb 11 9:39 AM
    BAGHDAD, Feb. 11 -- Senior U.S. military officials in Iraq sought Sunday to link Iran to deadly armor-piercing explosives and other weapons that they said are being used to kill U.S. and Iraqi troops with increasing regularity.
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  • US lawmakers gird for battle over Bush Iraq policy Open this result in new window
    AFP via Yahoo! News - Feb 11 10:02 AM
    Majority Democrats in Congress, prevented from passing a Senate resolution opposing White House Iraq policy, get a fresh chance this week in the House of Representatives.
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  • House Iraq debate limited to troop increase: Hoyer Open this result in new window
    Reuters via Yahoo! News - Feb 11 9:39 AM
    Democrats will limit this week's Iraq debate in the U.S. House of Representatives to a resolution that disapproves of President George W. Bush's plan to increase troop levels, the House Democratic leader said on Sunday.
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  • U.S.-led forces show evidence of Iranian arms in Iraq Open this result in new window
    Reuters via Yahoo! News - Feb 11 8:41 AM
    U.S.-led forces in Iraq presented on Sunday what officials said was "a growing body" of evidence of Iranian weapons being used to kill their soldiers, as U.S. anger at Tehran's alleged involvement in the war rises.
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  • Australian Leader Criticized by Obama Over Iraq Troop Comment Open this result in new window
    Bloomberg.com - 2 hours, 6 minutes ago
    Feb. 12 (Bloomberg) -- Australian Prime Minister John Howard was criticized by U.S. Senator Barack Obama for saying al-Qaeda terrorists in Iraq were praying for the Illinois Democrat to triumph in next year's presidential election.
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  • Iranian bombs have killed 170 Iraq coalition troops: US Open this result in new window
    AFP via Yahoo! News - Feb 11 9:03 AM
    Sophisticated Iranian-built bombs smuggled into Iraq have killed at least 170 US and allied soldiers since June 2004, senior US defence officials have said, amid ongoing carnage.
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  • Ex-Pentagon official defends Iraq stance Open this result in new window
    AP via Yahoo! News - Feb 11 9:11 AM
    A former Pentagon official on Sunday defended his prewar assessment of a relationship between Iraq and al-Qaida, calling it a much-needed critique of the CIA's intelligence on the subject.
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  • U.S. shows weapons it says tie Iran to Iraq Open this result in new window
    International Herald Tribune - Feb 11 12:46 PM
    Iran is supplying Shiite extremists in Iraq with lethal weapons, officials say.
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  • Rep. Hoyer: Vote on Iraq will be limited Open this result in new window
    AP via Yahoo! News - Feb 11 9:07 AM
    A House vote on Iraq this week will be limited to the question of supporting President Bush's troop escalation, House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer said Sunday.
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  • Howard slams Obama on Iraq policy Open this result in new window
    CNN.com - Feb 11 7:14 AM
    SYDNEY, Australia (AP) -- Australia's conservative prime minister slammed Barack Obama on Sunday over his opposition to the Iraq war, a day after Obama announced his intention to run for the White House in 2008.
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  • U.S. officer: Iran sends Iraq bomb parts Open this result in new window
    AP via Yahoo! News - Feb 11 6:50 AM
    High-tech roadside bombs that have proved particularly deadly to American soldiers are manufactured in Iran and delivered to Iraq on orders from the "highest levels" of the Iranian government, a senior intelligence officer said Sunday.
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  • Iranian bombs have killed 170 Iraq coalition troops: US Open this result in new window
    AFP via Yahoo! News - Feb 11 6:58 AM
    Sophisticated Iranian-built bombs smuggled into Iraq have killed at least 170 US and allied soldiers since June 2004 and wounded 620 more, senior US defence officials have said.
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  • U.S.-led forces show evidence of Iran arms in Iraq Open this result in new window
    Reuters via Yahoo! News - Feb 11 7:08 AM
    U.S.-led coalition forces in Iraq presented on Sunday what officials said was "a growing body" of evidence of Iranian weapons being used to kill coalition soldiers.
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  • U.S. Sees New Weapon In Iraq: Iranian EFPs Open this result in new window
    CBS News - Feb 11 4:30 PM
    U.S. military officials claimed Sunday that an increase in sophisticated roadside bombs in Iraq, responsible for the deaths of more than 170 U.S. forces, can be traced to Iran, with links to the "highest levels" of the Iranian government.
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  • U.S.-led forces show evidence of Iran weapons in Iraq Open this result in new window
    Reuters via Yahoo! News - Feb 11 5:58 AM
    U.S.-led coalition forces in Iraq on Sunday presented what officials said was "a growing body" of evidence of Iranian weapons being used to kill coalition soldiers.
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  • Insurgents launch deadly attacks on Iraq security forces Open this result in new window
    AFP via Yahoo! News - Feb 11 4:38 AM
    Insurgents have launched deadly assaults on Iraqi and US forces in northern Iraq, killing at least 34 people, while security forces pressed on with a major crackdown in Baghdad.
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  • U.S. Says Iran Supplying Weapons to Iraq Militias Open this result in new window
    NPR - Feb 11 4:18 PM
    At a long-awaited, oft-delayed briefing Sunday, U.S. officials in Baghdad presented what they said was evidence that Iran is supplying weaponry to extremist militias in Iraq.
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  • Bombings accompany Iraq security sweep Open this result in new window
    International Herald Tribune - Feb 11 8:37 AM
    Prime Minister Nuri Kamal al-Maliki of Iraq said security forces would deploy in force this week as part of a U.S.-backed security sweep aimed at stopping the violence in the capital.
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  • House Iraq Resolution Vote Limited to Surge Question Open this result in new window
    Fox News - Feb 11 12:55 PM
    Nonbinding measure would express disapproval of president's decision to surge troop levels in Iraq by 21,500, but plenty more bills seek to prevent buildup through legislative measures.
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  • The Murky World Of Contracting In Iraq by Laura Heaton UPI Correspondent Washington (UPI) Feb 08, 2007 Open this result in new window
    Space War - Feb 11 5:12 PM
    The business of private contracting in the Iraq war came under scrutiny this week. And U.S. government officials responsible for oversight have been largely in the dark.
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  • US lawmakers gird for the battle over Iraq Open this result in new window
    AFP via Yahoo! News - Feb 11 2:23 AM
    Majority Democrats in Congress, prevented last week from passing a Senate resolution opposing White House Iraq policy, get a fresh chance this week in the House of Representatives.
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  • House Will Vote This Week on Iraq Troop Resolution, Hoyer Says Open this result in new window
    Bloomberg.com - Feb 11 12:04 PM
    Feb. 11 (Bloomberg) -- The House of Representatives will vote Feb. 16 on a resolution opposing deployment of 21,500 additional U.S. troops to Iraq, one week after Republicans blocked a similar vote in the Senate, House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer said.
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  • Gates cites "pretty good evidence" of Iran link to Iraq bombs Open this result in new window
    Space War - Feb 11 5:12 PM
    US Defence Secretary Robert Gates said Friday that the United States had "pretty good evidence" linking Iran to powerful roadside bombs used against US troops in Iraq.
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  • U.S. Claims Iran Is Arming Iraq Militias Open this result in new window
    ABC News - Feb 11 12:48 PM
    Orders to Arm Shiite Militias in Iraq Come From Highest Level in Iran, U.S. Military Alleges
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  • New U.S. commander takes over in Iraq Open this result in new window
    AP via Yahoo! News - Feb 10 11:37 PM
    Gen. David Petraeus took charge of U.S. forces in Iraq on Saturday, becoming the third commander in the war and declaring the American task now was to help Iraqis "gain the time they need to save their country."
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  • Clinton, Obama road-test their messages on Iraq war Open this result in new window
    Minneapolis-St. Paul Star Tribune - 2 hours, 14 minutes ago
    KEENE, N.H. -- Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton, D-N.Y., was challenged on Iraq from corner to corner of New Hampshire this weekend, while Sen. Barack Obama, D-Ill., drew cheers in Iowa for his opposition to the war. Besides giving voters a chance to inspect the views of two major rivals for the 2008 Democratic presidential nomination, the weekend appearances gave the two campaigns a chance to test ...
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  • US offers first evidence of Iranian arms in Iraq Open this result in new window
    IANS via Yahoo! India News - 1 hour, 21 minutes ago
    Washington/Baghdad, Feb 12 (DPA) US military officials have for the first time offered what they claimed was proof that Iran has been providing weapons and explosives to armed groups in Iraq, according to US media reports.
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  • Clinton unclear on Iraq, says Obama Open this result in new window
    News Interactive - 20 minutes ago
    US SENATOR Barack Obama has piled pressure on Hillary Clinton over Iraq, as his frontrunning Democratic presidential rival ran up against mounting scrutiny of her vote to authorise war in 2002.
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  • U.S. Officer: Iran Sends Iraq Bomb Parts Open this result in new window
    ABC News - Feb 11 10:03 AM
    U.S. Military: Orders to Arm Shiite Militias in Iraq Come From Highest Level in Iran
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  • U.S. Military: Iran Arming Iraq Militias Open this result in new window
    San Francisco Chronicle - Feb 11 1:03 PM
    U.S. military officials on Sunday accused the highest levels of the Iranian leadership of arming Shiite militants in Iraq with sophisticated armor-piercing roadside bombs that have killed more than 170 American forces. The military command in Baghdad...
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  • U.S.: Iraq Weapons Orders Coming From Iran Open this result in new window
    KABC-TV Los Angeles - 21 minutes ago
    U.S. military officials on Sunday accused the highest levels of the Iranian leadership of arming Shiite militants in Iraq with sophisticated armor-piercing roadside bombs that have killed more than 170 troops from the American-led coalition.
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  • Gunmen kill 8 in Iraq ambush: police Open this result in new window
    Reuters via Yahoo! News - Feb 10 11:28 PM
    Gunmen shot dead eight men when they ambushed their vehicle northwest of Mosul, Iraq's third-largest city, and raked it with machinegun fire, police said on Sunday.
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  • Former Pentagon Policy Chief Defends Pre-Iraq War Intelligen Open this result in new window
    Fox News - Feb 11 9:55 AM
    Douglas Feith says his questioning of CIA intelligence created a better assessment of the threats from Iraq, and the Pentagon never claimed an 'operational relationship' between Saddam Hussein and Al Qaeda.
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  • Obama draws contrast with Clinton over Iraq war Open this result in new window
    Boston Globe - Feb 11 1:08 PM
    Democratic presidential contender Barack Obama drew a contrast with rival Hillary Rodham Clinton over the Iraq war on Sunday and said he was "not clear" how she planned to end the conflict.
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  • Obama challenges Clinton on Iraq Open this result in new window
    AFP via Yahoo! UK & Ireland News - Feb 11 4:40 PM
    Senator Barack Obama piled pressure on Hillary Clinton over Iraq, as his Democratic presidential rival faced mounting scrutiny over her vote to authorize the war in 2002.
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  • Australian PM defends Iraq deployment after Obama rebuke Open this result in new window
    Channel NewsAsia - 2 hours, 6 minutes ago
    SYDNEY: Prime Minister John Howard has defended the size of Australia's troop deployment in Iraq after a stinging rebuke from White House hopeful Barack Obama, calling Canberra's contribution "appropriate".
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  • Private Baines' Journey: Out of Newark, into Iraq Open this result in new window
    NPR - Feb 11 9:13 AM
    Private Joe Baines joined the Army to escape a rough neighborhood. He dreamed of college and of getting his family out of Newark, N.J. But he didn't make it back from Iraq.
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  • U.S. Intel Alleges Iran Smuggling Bombs into Iraq Open this result in new window
    NPR - Feb 11 9:13 AM
    U.S. intelligence alleges that the Iranian government may be supporting the smuggling of high-tech roadside bombs into Iraq. In a briefing today, a senior intelligence officer showed reporters fragments of what he said were Iranian-made weapons that found their way into the hands of Shiite militias.
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  • U.S. military: Iran arming Iraq militias Open this result in new window
    Baltimore Sun - Feb 11 4:20 PM
    Sophisticated roadside bombs have killed more than 170 American forces U.S. military officials on Sunday accused the highest levels of the Iranian leadership of arming Shiite militants in Iraq with sophisticated armor-piercing roadside bombs that have killed more than 170 American forces.
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  • Our View Congress should debate Iraq Open this result in new window
    Mankato Free Press - 23 minutes ago
    On the debate about the Iraq war resolution debate, the first question that needs to be put to rest is this: Is it reasonable and helpful that Congress should make a statement on President Bushs troop buildup at this time?
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  • Obama wrong on Iraq, Australian PM says Open this result in new window
    AFP via Yahoo! News - Feb 10 7:56 PM
    Australian Prime Minister John Howard has attacked a plan by US presidential candidate Barack Obama to withdraw troops from Iraq, saying it would lead to destabilisation around the world.
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  • His armor kept soldiers safe in Iraq Open this result in new window
    New Hampshire Union Leader - 29 minutes ago
    Karl Hannan knows how to stop a bullet, and for that the Army is grateful. Before the Department of Defense figured out how to armor vehicles in Iraq, Hannan was the man on the ground, inventing a system of steel plates that could be clipped onto vehicles to protect soldiers.
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  • Obama challenges Clinton on Iraq Open this result in new window
    INQ7.net - Feb 11 5:46 PM
    CHICAGO -- Senator Barack Obama piled pressure Sunday on Hillary Clinton over Iraq, as his Democratic presidential rival faced mounting scrutiny over her vote to authorize the war in 2002.
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  • Obama challenges Clinton on Iraq Open this result in new window
    iafrica.com - 7 minutes ago
    US Senator Barack Obama piled pressure on 2008 White House rival Hillary Clinton over her stand on Iraq on Sunday, questioning how she would live up to her vow to end the war.
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  • Obama challenges Clinton on Iraq Open this result in new window
    AFP via Yahoo! Canada News - Feb 11 3:30 PM
    AMES, United States (AFP) - Senator Barack Obama piled pressure on Democratic rival Hillary Clinton, questioning how she would live up to her vow to end the war in Iraq, a day after launching his White House bid.
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  • U.S. Military Deaths in Iraq at 3,122 Open this result in new window
    AP via Yahoo! Asia News - Feb 11 4:49 PM
    As of Sunday, Feb. 11, 2007, at least 3,122 members of the U.S. military have died since the beginning of the Iraq war in March 2003, according to an Associated Press count.
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  • Hillary Clinton faces tough questions over Iraq Open this result in new window
    Reuters via Yahoo! News - Feb 10 8:12 PM
    Democratic presidential contender Hillary Rodham Clinton on Saturday attacked President George W. Bush for "arrogance and incompetence" in Iraq but faced tough questions over her own vote to authorize the war.
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  • Bethel Park man dies a 'true warrior' in Iraq Open this result in new window
    Pittsburgh Tribune-Review - 24 minutes ago
    Pastor James D. Molstre of Ruthfred Evangelical Lutheran Church told his congregation that Russell Kurtz, who recently turned 22, was killed in action in Iraq.
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  • Obama challenges Clinton on Iraq Open this result in new window
    Channel NewsAsia - Feb 11 5:13 PM
    CHICAGO: Senator Barack Obama piled pressure on Hillary Clinton over Iraq, as his Democratic presidential rival faced mounting scrutiny over her vote to authorise the war in 2002.
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  • Obama blasts war in Iraq in Ames speech Open this result in new window
    Globe Online - 2 hours, 2 minutes ago
    AMES A day after jumping into the presidential race, Democrat Barack Obama began the courting of Iowa party activists Sunday with a blistering critique of the war in Iraq.
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  • Obama challenges Clinton on Iraq Open this result in new window
    ABS-CBNNEWS.com - Feb 11 4:54 PM
    AMES, Iowa (AFP) - Senator Barack Obama piled pressure Sunday on Democratic rival Hillary Clinton, questioning how she would live up to her vow to end the war in Iraq, a day after launching his White House bid.
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  • U.S. Officer: Iran Sends Iraq Bomb Parts Open this result in new window
    ABC News - Feb 11 6:03 AM
    U.S. Officer: Orders to Send More Bomb Components to Iraq Come From Highest Level in Iran
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  • Obama raps Australian PM on Iraq row Open this result in new window
    Channel NewsAsia - Feb 11 4:08 PM
    AMES, United States: White House hopeful Barack Obama rebuked Australian Prime Minister John Howard for "empty rhetoric" on Iraq, hitting out in a foreign policy row with a key US ally only two days into his 2008 campaign.
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  • Iran a Stabilizing Force in Iraq, Iranian Official Says Open this result in new window
    NPR - Feb 11 4:19 PM
    At an annual security conference in Munich, top Iranian official Ali Larijani said his country has been a stabilizing force in Iraq. U.S. Defense Secretary Robert Gates also addressed the conference Sunday, responding to Saturday's tongue-lashing from Russian president Vladimir Putin.
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  • US officer: Iran sends Iraq bomb parts Open this result in new window
    IranMania.com - 42 minutes ago
    LONDON, February 12 (IranMania) - High-tech roadside bombs that have proved particularly deadly to American soldiers are manufactured in Iran and delivered to Iraq on orders from the "highest levels" of the Iranian government, a senior intelligence officer said, according to The Associated Press.
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  • Obama's Iraq withdrawal plan Open this result in new window
    News Interactive - Feb 11 3:54 PM
    US presidential hopeful Barack Obama's Iraq withdrawal plan, which is under attack by Prime Minister John Howard, calls for the removal of all US combat brigades by March 31, 2008.
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  • Thousands gather to mourn Ohio soldier, sailor killed in Iraq Open this result in new window
    Zanesville Times Recorder - 2 hours, 14 minutes ago
    The father of an Ohio soldier killed in Iraq held his 18-day-old grandson in his arms in front of his sons casket. Another father who lost a son in the war said he and his wife almost expected their altruistic sons fate.
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  • Howard slams Obama on Iraq policy Open this result in new window
    CNN.com - Feb 10 5:55 PM
    SYDNEY, Australia (AP) -- Australia's conservative prime minister slammed U.S. presidential hopeful Barack Obama on Sunday over the candidate's opposition to the Iraq war, saying it encourages terrorists and threatens to destabilize the Middle East.
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  • Obama's Iraq withdrawal plan Open this result in new window
    The Australian - Feb 11 3:33 PM
    The Democrat senator has dubbed the plan the Iraq War De-Escalation Act of 2007.
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  • US presents 'evidence' that weapons from Iran are being used in Iraq Open this result in new window
    Daily Telegraph - Feb 11 5:44 PM
    American officials organised a display of weaponry yesterday designed to prove that Iran has been supplying Shia insurgents inside Iraq with increasingly sophisticated equipment.
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  • Former Duke Lax Player From L.I. Killed In Iraq Open this result in new window
    WCBS-TV New York - 2 hours, 29 minutes ago
    A former member of the Duke lacrosse team who was from Long Island and joined the U.S. Army Rangers has been killed in Iraq, the university said Sunday. Jimmy Regan, a native of Manhasset, was the second former Duke athlete to die in combat. He was 26.
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  • Howard hits out at Obama over Iraq Open this result in new window
    The Scotsman - Feb 11 4:17 PM
    AUSTRALIA'S prime minister yesterday launched an extraordinary attack on the American politician Barack Obama over his opposition to the Iraq war, claiming al-Qaeda would be "praying as many times as possible" for him to become the next president of the...
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  • Iraq panel disagrees on exit Open this result in new window
    The Daily Gamecock - 3 minutes ago
    During a discussion Friday in Gambrell Hall about Iraq's future, a panel of three distinguished commentators disagreed about a proposal to increase the number of American troops in Iraq. The panel included George Packer, a staff writer at The New Yorker, Pauline Baker, president of The Fund for Peace, and defense analyst Thomas Donnelly, and was sponsored by the Walker Institute of ...
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  • Australian PM defends Iraq deployment after Obama rebuke Open this result in new window
    TODAYonline - Feb 11 6:22 PM
    Australian Prime Minister John Howard hasdefended the size of Australia's troop deployment in Iraq after a stinging rebuke from White House hopeful Barack Obama, calling Canberra's contribution "appropriate".
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  • US offers first evidence of Iranian arms in Iraq Open this result in new window
    Khaleej Times - 2 hours, 39 minutes ago
    WASHINGTON/BAGHDAD - US military officials for the first time on Sunday offered what they claimed was proof that Iran has been providing weapons and explosives to armed groups in Iraq, according to US media reports.
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  • Former Duke lacrosse player killed in Iraq at 26 Open this result in new window
    The Daily Comet - Feb 11 5:55 PM
    Jimmy Regan, a former member of the Duke lacrosse team who joined the U.S. Army Rangers, was killed in Iraq, the university said Sunday. He was 26. Regan, a native of Manhasset, N.Y., was the second former Duke athlete to die in combat.
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  • Former Duke lacrosse player killed in Iraq at 26 Open this result in new window
    The Herald-Sun - Feb 11 5:46 PM
    Jimmy Regan, a former member of the Duke lacrosse team who joined the U.S. Army Rangers, was killed in Iraq, the university said Sunday. He was 26.
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  • Private Baines' Journey: Out of Newark, into Iraq Open this result in new window
    NPR - Feb 11 9:08 AM
    Weekend Edition Sunday , February 11, 2007 Private Joe Baines joined the Army to escape a rough neighborhood. He dreamed of college and of getting his family out of Newark, N.J. But he didn't make it back from Iraq.
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  • U.S. Intel Alleges Iran Smuggling Bombs into Iraq Open this result in new window
    NPR - Feb 11 9:08 AM
    Weekend Edition Sunday , February 11, 2007 U.S. intelligence alleges that the Iranian government may be supporting the smuggling of high-tech roadside bombs into Iraq.
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  • Soldier's widow draws inspiration from caregivers in Iraq Open this result in new window
    Herald Standard - 15 minutes ago
    CALIFORNIA - The medical team that tried to save a local soldier's life in Iraq inspired his wife back home to follow in their footsteps.
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  • Petraeus becomes 3rd U.S. commander in Iraq, says stakes now are 'very high' Open this result in new window
    USA Today - Feb 10 3:14 PM
    The new U.S. commander in Iraq warned on Saturday that the country was "doomed to continued violence and civil strife" if American and Iraqi forces did not work together. Gen. David Petraeus took command of the 135,000-strong U.S. force, declaring "we will have to share the burdens and move forward together."
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  • Iranians 'at highest levels' meddling in Iraq war: intelligence officer Open this result in new window
    CBC - Feb 11 12:07 PM
    Senior Iranian officials have sent Iraq high-tech bombs that are proving particularly deadly to American soldiers, a senior U.S. intelligence officer alleged on Sunday.
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  • U.S. Officer: Iran Sends Iraq Bomb Parts Open this result in new window
    KGO-TV Bay Area - Feb 11 3:24 PM
    America is convinced the "highest levels" of the Iranian government are directing deadly weapons to U.S. enemies in Iraq.
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  • US accuses Iran over Iraq bombs Open this result in new window
    BBC News - Feb 11 12:43 AM
    The US accuses the "highest levels" of Iran's government of supplying sophisticated bombs to Iraq's insurgents.
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  • Huntington Native Making a Difference in Iraq Open this result in new window
    WSAZ NewsChannel 3 West Virginia - Feb 11 4:32 PM
    One Huntington native is making a difference in Iraq in his second tour of duty.
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  • Obama raps Australian PM on Iraq row Open this result in new window
    TODAYonline - Feb 11 3:22 PM
    Presidential hopeful Senator Barack Obama, D-IL, speaks during a rally at the Hilton Coliseum of Iowa State University, in Ames, Iowa. Obama rebuked Australian Prime Minister John Howard for "empty rhetoric" on Iraq, hitting out in a foreign policy row with a key US ally only two days into his 2008 campaign.
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  • US claim evidence of Iran arms in Iraq Open this result in new window
    TVNZ - Feb 11 2:27 PM
    US-led coalition forces in Iraq presented on Monday what officials said was "a growing body" of evidence of Iranian weapons being used to kill coalition soldiers.
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  • UPDATE: 'Wash Post' Joins 'NYT' in Trumpeting 'Anonymous' Claims on Iranian Weapons in Iraq Open this result in new window
    Editor & Publisher - Feb 11 3:12 PM
    NEW YORK First it was Michael Gordon in The New York Times on Saturday. Now The Washington Post and others media outlets have joined in suggesting a slam dunk case for Iranian weapons killing Americans in Iraq.
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  • Iranian weapons 'used in Iraq' Open this result in new window
    News Interactive - Feb 11 1:55 PM
    US-LED coalition forces in Iraq have presented what officials say is "a growing body" of evidence of Iranian weapons being used to kill coalition soldiers.
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  • Maine Soldier Killed In Iraq Open this result in new window
    WCSH 6 Portland - Feb 11 4:06 PM
    A Maine soldier was killed during operations in Baquba, Iraq on Friday. 26-year-old Staff Sergeant Eric Ross grew up in Glenburn and graduated Orono High School.
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  • Local Soldiers Honored For Service In Iraq Open this result in new window
    CBS 4 Boston - Feb 11 4:16 PM
    Some Massachusetts hometown heroes were honored today for their work in Iraq. Members of the 883rd combat stress control company had a special mission in Iraq tending to the mental health of more than 45,000 soldiers. More Massachusetts News
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