Ironically, success of the surge in Iraq is helping Obama
Globe and Mail, Canada -
Every report out of Iraq suggests that John McCain's campaign to rescue that plagued country through a surge in troop strength has worked. ...
Video: Iraqi PM Calls for Withdrawal Date
Obama Gets Help From Iraq's Prime Minister
A More Confident Iraq Becomes a Tougher Negotiating Partner for the US
The Associated Press
Senate OKs promotions of Iraq generals
The Associated Press -
WASHINGTON (AP) — Notwithstanding months of partisan wrangling in Congress over the Iraq war, the Senate on Thursday handily confirmed Gen. ...
Why I Voted Against Promoting Petraeus
US Senate confirms Petraeus' nomination as central command chief
Petraeus confirmed as Centcom chief
Seattle Post Intelligencer
Both Candidates' Strange Plan For "Savings" From The Iraq War ...
Deutsche Welle, Germany -
As it happens, Barack Obama has the same notion of using savings from the conclusion of the Iraq War to spend on other things. It sounded, on the surface, ...
Iraq war motives remain unexplained
Obama talks economy, Iraq
Comment by Bradford DeLong Professor of Economics, U.C. Berkeley
Turkish leader on landmark first visit to Iraq
Irish Times, Ireland -
TURKEY: TURKISH PRIME minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan paid his first visit to Iraq yesterday, becoming the second regional leader to brave Baghdad's chronic ...
Turkish prime minister visits Iraq
Turkish Visit to Iraq Highlights a Regional Warming Trend
Iraq, Turkey sign border security pact
Marine's graphic interview describes killing of prisoners in Iraq
Los Angeles Times, CA -
... which a Marine described how he and two other Marines killed four unarmed prisoners in Iraq was played today during a preliminary hearing in the case. ...
Court hears tape of Marine accused of Iraqi murder
MILITARY: Hearing set on Fallujah detainee killings
Illinois Marine charged in Iraqi's death appears in court
Iraq £3m deal ends a fight for justice. Now other battles can ...
Times Online, UK -
The date was September 14, 2003, more than four months after the war in Iraq was supposed to be over. Soldiers from the Queen’s Lancashire Regiment piled ...
Iraqis to Get Settlement From Britain Over Abuse
British government pays compensation for Iraq "torture" (Roundup)
UPDATE 3-US general sees Iraq forces stood up by mid-2009
Reuters UK, UK -
By Andy Sullivan WASHINGTON, July 9 (Reuters) - Iraq's combat troops will be almost fully formed by the middle of 2009, according to the senior US Army ...
General: US troops in Iraq to finish security operation by mid 2009
CORRECTED -US ground troops mostly done in Iraq in '09 -general
General: Iraq needs long-term US military help
US Military Detains 30 Suspected al-Qaida Members in Iraq
Voice of America -
By VOA News The US military in Iraq says it has detained 30 suspected militants during three days of operations targeting al-Qaida in Iraq. ...
Al-Qaida in Iraq militants detained
FACTBOX - Security developments in Iraq
Iraq Military Commander Survives Suicide Bomb Attack
Insurgents Using New Homemade Rocket Weapon in Iraq
Voice of America -
By Al Pessin US commanders in Iraq are concerned that Shiite insurgents are using a new type of high-powered homemade weapon that uses rockets made in Iran ...
New weapon a worry for US troops in Iraq: report
Militiamen Attack US Troops in Iraq With New Low-Tech Weaponry
New Deadly Weapon Stalks US Troops in Iraq
Iraq transition should be conditions-based: British defense chief
Iraq's Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki raised the demand for a withdrawal timetable for the first time this week as part of negotiations on the status of US ...
Browne says Afghan main challenge
British Minister sees `long haul' in Afghanistan
Let Afghans set local laws, says UK defence secretary