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In Iraq, Chaos Feared as US Closes Prison - Washington Post Sun, 22 Mar 2009 01:39:15 GMT

Boston Globe

In Iraq, Chaos Feared as US Closes Prison
Washington Post, United States
The release of hundreds of prisoners from Camp Bucca, a US-run prison in southern Iraq, has facilitated the revival of Shiite militias and Sunni insurgents in Basra, Baghdad. Comments that include profanity or personal attacks or other inappropriate ...
Protests, Questions Mark 6th Anniversary of Iraq Invasion Voice of America
News Analysis: Iraq prepares for post-US occupation era Xinhua
Brits and Americans enjoy package tour - in Iraq AFP
New York Times - Washington Post
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Protest launched in Washington to mark Iraq war anniversary - Xinhua Sun, 22 Mar 2009 02:27:35 GMT

MiamiHerald.com

Protest launched in Washington to mark Iraq war anniversary
Xinhua, China
by Wang Wei WASHINGTON, March 21 (Xinhua) -- Despite President Barack Obama's policy to withdraw most US troops from Iraq by August 2010, Washington DC still witnessed another massive anti-war protest Saturday afternoon to mark the sixth anniversary of ...
Video: Demonstrators Call for End to Iraq War The Associated Press
Demonstrators in LA, SF press for end to Iraq war San Jose Mercury News
Protesters march to Pentagon, call to end Iraq war The Associated Press
Minneapolis Star Tribune - Daily Camera
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Iraq kidnappers send latest video - BBC News Sat, 21 Mar 2009 21:32:46 GMT

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Iraq kidnappers send latest video
BBC News, UK
The kidnappers of five Britons held in Iraq for nearly two years have sent a new video of the captives to the British embassy in Baghdad. The video shows one hostage, Peter Moore, saying the five are being treated well, Channel 4 News said. ...
Video: Would You Go to Iraq for Your Next Vacation? The Associated Press
Kidnappers of Britons in Iraq send video to Baghdad embassy AFP
For tourists, seeing Iraq one checkpoint at a time The Associated Press
New York Daily News - Telegraph.co.uk
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US military deaths in Iraq war at 4260 - International Herald Tribune Sun, 22 Mar 2009 00:33:36 GMT

US military deaths in Iraq war at 4260
International Herald Tribune, France
AP As of Saturday, March 21, 2009, at least 4260 members of the US military had died in the Iraq war since it began in March 2003, according to an Associated Press count. The figure includes eight military civilians killed in action. ...

Poll: Americans Feel More Optimistic About Iraq, Less About ... - FOXNews Sat, 21 Mar 2009 13:26:13 GMT

Poll: Americans Feel More Optimistic About Iraq, Less About ...
FOXNews
Americans feel as optimistic about the situation in Iraq as they did in 2003, according to a new CBS News poll. Sixty-four percent of Americans believe that the US mission to make Iraq more stable is going at least somewhat well, the poll found — the ...

Iraq Freezes 66000 Police Hires as Oil Falls, Minister Says - Bloomberg Sun, 22 Mar 2009 02:17:59 GMT

Iraq Freezes 66000 Police Hires as Oil Falls, Minister Says
Bloomberg
By Massoud A. Derhally March 22 (Bloomberg) -- Iraq’s interior minister has frozen the hiring of 66000 new members of the security forces due to falling oil prices, a cutback that he said will not endanger US plans to withdraw troops as the insurgency ...

$100 bill stained by Iraq war buys only memories - Houston Chronicle Sun, 22 Mar 2009 01:19:29 GMT

Houston Chronicle

$100 bill stained by Iraq war buys only memories
Houston Chronicle, United States
Saad had been a wedding photographer, but after the US-led invasion of Iraq, the mood for betrothal waned. The Los Angeles Times hired him as a photographer and driver, and on New Year’s Eve 2003, he was sitting at a table in Nabil’s Restaurant when a ...

Op-Chart The States of Iraq and Afghanistan - New York Times Fri, 20 Mar 2009 19:24:13 GMT

Op-Chart The States of Iraq and Afghanistan
New York Times, United States
SINCE the first anniversary of the invasion of Iraq, we have compiled charts on the state of the country for the Op-Ed page every three months. Now, on the sixth anniversary of the invasion, it seems appropriate to include data from the conflict in ...
Vigils planned for anniversary of Iraq invasion Daily Camera
On comeback trail despite setbacks GulfNews
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Westerners Complete First Tour of Iraq in 6 Years - Voice of America Sat, 21 Mar 2009 13:09:49 GMT

Voice of America

Westerners Complete First Tour of Iraq in 6 Years
Voice of America
By VOA News A group of eight Westerners is getting ready to leave Iraq. Unlike most Westerners in Iraq these days, they are not affiliated with a government or a foreign military. These eight men and women from the United States and Britain are ...
Westerners Complete First Tour Of Iraq In 6 Years Journal of Turkish Weekly
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Iraqi Offer of Scholarships Draws Crowds to US College Recruiters - New York Times Sun, 22 Mar 2009 01:27:56 GMT

New York Times

Iraqi Offer of Scholarships Draws Crowds to US College Recruiters
New York Times, United States
By ALISSA J. RUBIN SULAIMANIYA, Iraq — Nearly 100 Kurdish college students thronged to a conference center here a few weeks ago to talk to representatives from the University of Kansas and the University of Oregon, West Virginia University and the ...