New York Daily News
FACTBOX-Security developments in Iraq, May 23
* BAGHDAD - A roadside bomb targeting a US army patrol wounded one soldier and damaged a vehicle in northern Baghdad's Husseiniya district, US military said. MOSUL - A roadside bomb targeting a police patrol wounded three policemen in central Mosul, ...
American Killed in Baghdad's Green Zone Identified
US contractor killed in Green Zone
US civilian found dead in Baghdad's Green Zone; construction co ...
Ex-Soldier Gets Life Sentence for Iraq Murders
New York Times, United States
By JAMES DAO A jury in Kentucky sentenced a 24-year-old former soldier to life in prison without parole on Thursday for raping a 14-year-old Iraqi girl and murdering her, her parents and a younger sister in Iraq. Mark Humphrey/Associated Press Former ...
Video: Ex-soldier Spared Death Penalty for Iraq Murders
Sentencing of Steve Green in the Death of Abeer In Iraq
Verdict forms show splits on jury in Iraq murder, rape trial
Grand Forks Herald
Gates Honors US Military Academy Graduates
Voice of America
Secretary Gates remarked that the nearly 1000 graduates were preparing their West Point applications in late 2004, as US forces in Iraq were fighting the second battle of Fallujah. "You made your decision to serve, knowing not only that America was at ...
Gates Tells West Point Graduates to Question Authority
Gates speaks to 970 graduating West Point cadets
“Now is the time to act,” Gates tells West Point graduates
Los Angeles Times
U.S holds journalist without charges in Iraq
Los Angeles Times, CA
11, 2001, terrorism attacks to hold journalists without charge in Iraq, as well as Afghanistan and Pakistan, the Committee to Protect Journalists said. None of the detained journalists has been convicted of any charge, undermining the United States' ...
FACTBOX-Security developments in Iraq, May 22
MOSUL - Gunmen stormed a family home and shot dead a woman and her daughter in northern Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, on Thursday, police said. KIRKUK - A raid by the Iraqi army and a Sunni Arab militia force freed a Christian teacher who ...
3 GIs among 25 killed in 3 attacks in Iraq
Three US soldiers among 25 slain in Iraq attacks
AP Interview: Iraqi top cop expects more attacks
Obama's IMF pledge meets congressional resistance
Los Angeles Times, CA
The bipartisan push-back also threatens the president's other foreign policy priorities, including funding for the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq. All are part of legislation caught between House and Senate differences. World leaders meeting in April as ...
Senate backs $91.3 billion Iraq, Afghan war bill
Afghan war funding gets Senate OK
US Senate approves $100 billion IMF line of credit
US soldiers first cases in Kuwait with H1N1 flu-KUNA
Kuwait is a main logistics base for the US army to support its troops in Iraq. "The American soldiers, whose names or ages were not disclosed, arrived in Kuwait on transit, they were examined and given appropriate medication," Health Undersecretary ...
Kuwait: Swine flu cases detected among US soldiers
Obama Honors the Military in Radio Address
Washington Post, United States
In his radio address, Obama said his administration is "building a 21st-century Department of Veterans Affairs" that will extend health care to the half-million additional veterans who fought in the Iraq and Afghanistan wars and provide them with ...
Video: Obama: Honor Veterans This Memorial Day
From Larry Lazo
Obama Marks Memorial Day In Weekly Address
Hillsboro Argus - OregonLive.com
Release torture photos, but at the right time
Kansas City Star, MO
US military leaders think the release of the photos would needlessly inflame many in the Muslim world, therefore endangering troops serving in Iraq and Afghanistan. For now, President Barack Obama is siding with his generals and has asked White House ...
Hugs, smiles for Obama on Iraq troop visit
There's still time to end those wars
Why hasn't Obama eliminated private security forces?
Turkey lets more water out of dams to Iraq - MP
By Muhanad Mohammed BAGHDAD, May 23 (Reuters) - Turkey has boosted the flow of the Euphrates river passing through its dams upstream of Iraq to help farmers cope with a drought after Iraqi complaints, but it is still not enough, a top Iraqi lawmaker ...
Neighbors' water policies harm Iraq