Voice of America
Iraq asks UN to cut reparations to Kuwait, others
By Louis Charbonneau UNITED NATIONS, June 18 (Reuters) - Iraq has asked the UN Security Council to reduce its war reparation payments to Kuwait and others, saying it needs more money for services and reconstruction projects, Iraq's UN envoy said on ...
Iraq Seeks to Reduce Debt to Kuwait for 1990 Invasion
Iraq taking over security in cities from US
Iraq, with right conditions, has potential to flourish, says ...
Iraq forms committee after prisoner abuse reports
Most of Iraq's jails are run down and badly overcrowded and the release into Iraqi custody this year of thousands of people held by the US military since its 2003 invasion is putting further strain on the system. This week, jailed supporters of ...
Video: Iraq to investigate 'prison abuse' - 18 Jun 09
Surge has worked, moving Iraq beyond our control
Iraq Has Muted Reaction to Iran Election Result
Senate Approves $106 Billion Supplemental War Spending Bill
Washington Post, United States
By Perry Bacon, Jr. The Senate today overwhelmingly passed a bill that would fund military operations in Iraq and Afghanistan through Sept. 30, giving congressional backing to President Obama's plan to increase troops and resources for the war in ...
Senate Widely Approves Emergency Funds for Wars
Senate approves spending for Iraq and Afghan wars
US Congress approves money for IMF, wars in Afghanistan, Iraq
Iraq war probe 'could be held in public'
LONDON (AFP) — Prime Minister Gordon Brown's office paved the way Thursday for a possible U-turn on holding an inquiry into the Iraq war in private, as criticism of the behind-closed-doors plan grew. A Downing Street spokesman said it had never been an ...
Tories to step up Iraq pressure
Brown under pressure to open Iraq inquiry to public
Major hits out at Iraq 'whitewash'
New Zealand Herald
Kurd oil official, S.Oil Co., slam Iraq oil auction
By Mohammed Abbas BAGHDAD, June 18 (Reuters) - Iraq's Oil Ministry is in "disarray" as oil officials revolt against its plan to hold the country's first major auction of oil field contracts since the fall of Saddam Hussein, a Kurdish official said on ...
Iraqi oil director wants to scrap deals
Iraq says it won't delay first postwar oil bidding
Oil minister accused of mother of all sellouts
Spain beats Iraq 1-0 to reach semifinals at Confederations Cup
The Canadian Press, South Africa
BLOEMFONTEIN, South Africa — Spain earned its record-tying 14th straight win and a spot in the Confederations Cup semifinals by beating Iraq 1-0 on Wednesday. David Villa slipped between two defenders and beat Iraq goalkeeper Mohammed Kassid for the ...
Confederation Cup Game 5: Boring, but effective
Highlights - Villa heads Spain to win over Iraq (UK only)
Unpredictable Milutinovic delighted with Iraq defeat
US Iraq Envoy Pledges Full Compliance With Troop Withdrawal Accord
Voice of America
By David Gollust US Ambassador to Iraq Christopher Hill said Thursday the United States will meet a deadline to withdraw combat forces from Iraqi urban areas by the end of June. Hill, in Washington for consultations, told reporters overall violence in ...
FACTBOX-Security developments in Iraq, June 18
US Ambassador to Iraq Christopher R. Hill On the Current Situation ...
US to meet June 30 deadline of military withdrawal from Iraq ...
Brown Says Iraq Panel Can Hold Some Open Hearings
New York Times, United States
Britain's last major military units are set to withdraw from Iraq by July 30. Above, soldiers pulled out of Basra at the end of April. By JOHN F. BURNS LONDON — Under fire for impaneling an inquiry into the Iraq war that many critics condemned as a ...
Iraq probe 'may be partly public'
Britain's politicians have failed to lift the veil on Iraq
Brown forced to open Iraq inquiry to public scrutiny
Iraq: US soldier charged in death waives hearing
The Associated Press
BAGHDAD (AP) — A US soldier charged with involuntary manslaughter in the shooting death of a comrade in Iraq has entered plea negotiations instead of facing a hearing, the military said Thursday. Sgt. Miguel A. Vegaquinones, 33, of Havelock, NC, ...
All Whites outclassed by South Africa - Global
Saturday's meeting with Iraq is now devoid of pressure and the atmosphere will be decidedly low key at Ellis Park with a sparse crowd expected. After all, South Africa will be playing simultaneously in Bloemfontein against Spain, and there's also the ...
Video: South African police trained in crowd control techniques
South Africa aim to keep the trumpets blaring
It's win or bust for Bora's Iraq