Saudi senior Al-Qaeda figure arrested in Iraq
BAGHDAD (AFP) — A Saudi accused of being a senior Al-Qaeda leader in southern Iraq has been arrested in the port city of Basra along with three of his aides, an Iraqi army official told AFP on Saturday. "A special force from the interior ministry ...
Shells hit Baghdad's Green Zone after 3-month lull
British police train Iraqis in forensic techniques to normalise ...
In resistance we are united
US military deaths in Iraq war at 4274
By AP As of Saturday, April 18, 2009, at least 4274 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. ...
Iraq says attacks will not derail US withdrawal
"It would be good for Al-Qaeda if US forces stayed in Iraq, because they could justify their kidnappings, bombings and killings," he told AFP. A security pact signed with Washington in November requires the fewer than 140000 US troops in Iraq to pull ...
Video: C-SPAN Vignette: US Army Patrol in Diyala Province, Iraq
Iraqi gay men face 'lives of hell'
Fresh Anti-Gay Death Threats In Iraq
Houston-area Iraq vet returns to harm's way for Afghans
Houston Chronicle, United States
For all the time she'd spent in Iraq, she realized she knew little about Iraqis, except that they were suffering. Vallette finished her six-year stint with the Army in April 2005 and dedicated herself to a new mission: to help victims of the conflict ...
Iraqi-born insurgent jailed for 25 years in US
WASHINGTON (AFP) — A US federal judge Thursday sentenced an Iraqi-born Dutch citizen to 25 years in prison for conspiring to kill Americans in Iraq in the first case of its kind, the US Justice Department said. Wesam al-Delaema, who made demonstration ...
Bomber will get final sentence from Dutch judge
Dutch man sentenced in first Iraq terror prosecution
New York Times
Gates Takes His Case for Military Budget on the Road
New York Times, United States
“For too long, there was a belief, or a hope, that Iraq and Afghanistan were exotic distractions that would be wrapped up relatively soon,” Mr. Gates told a sometimes skeptical audience of officers and civilians at the Army War College here in ...
The Calculating Mr. Gates
Gates eyes quick relaunch of US Army-vehicle revamp
Gates warns against big cuts in future spending
Los Angeles Times
Suicide blast hits Iraq army base
BBC News, UK
A suicide bomber in Iraq's Anbar province has attacked an army base, injuring 26 people, officials say. The attack took place in the town of Habania, 25km (15 miles) east of the provincial capital, Ramadi. The defence ministry told the BBC there were ...
Establishment of Iraq provincial councils drags
Iraq: Suicide bomber kills 15 Iraqi soldiers
Iraq Bombing Kills at Least 10 in Kirkuk, Injures 22
US sergeant gets life for detainee murders in Iraq
VILSECK, Germany (AFP) — A US soldier was jailed for life Thursday for the "execution-style" murder of four prisoners in Iraq, a court martial here said. US Master Sergeant John E. Hatley had also been found guilty Wednesday of conspiracy to kill the ...
US soldier guilty in Iraq slayings
Iraq soldier says he gave conflicting accounts
World Briefing | Middle East Iraq: US Soldier Pleads Not Guilty in ...
Iraq Veteran and Walter Reed Officials Praise Advances in Smart ...
Washington Post, United States
Greg Gadson, who lost both his legs when he was wounded by a roadside bomb in Iraq, is the first person to try out the new Power Knees, the latest in prosthetic technology. Comments that include profanity or personal attacks or other inappropriate ...
Iraq veteran gets powerful new knees
Dual amputee, wounded in Iraq, gets special 'power knees'
Iraq Veteran Tests New Bionic Knee
Kurds, Arabs Maneuver Ahead of UN Report on N. Iraq
Washington Post, United States
By Ernesto Londoño BAGHDAD, April 16 -- Kurdish and Arab politicians in northern Iraq are preparing for a potentially long and bruising fight over disputed areas as they await the release of UN reports expected to propose joint administration of Kirkuk ...
Kirkuk compromise prospects brighten
Iraq/Afghan War News: Rape law reviewed
Kurds anxious over US withdrawal