Los Angeles Times
Iraq needs help defending its borders after US troops leave in 2011
Los Angeles Times
Iraq's inability to defend its airspace is a key concern. Iraqi army officers talk to US soldiers during an exchange of intelligence at an Iraqi army base ...
Iraq army will not be ready to take control until 2020
Attack in Iraq Kills 8 Soldiers, 3 Civilians
Iraq won't be ready to defend itself until 2020, Iraqi official says as US ...
Ambassador hopeful Iraq will form government soon
The Associated Press
WASHINGTON — The outgoing US ambassador to Iraq said Wednesday that after five months of post-election "pushing and shoving" by Iraqi politicians, ...
Outgoing US Envoy Defends Iraq Progress
U.S. envoy Hill sees progress in Iraq
SUBJECT: "OUTGOING US ENVOY DEFENDS IRAQ PROGRESS" REPORTER: STEVE INSKEEP
US 'on target' for Iraq departure
The US says it is on target to end combat operations in Iraq by the end of August and meet its deadline for removing all troops by the end of 2011. ...
Obama Meets with National Security Team While Iraq Fate Remains Uncertain
Obama, top advisors review Iraq drawdown
White House: US on track to end Iraq combat role
Daily Star - Lebanon
Iran opens trade center in Iraq's Soleimanieh
In the first four months of the current Iranian year (ended on July 21), Iran exported $1.2 billion worth of goods to Iraq. Last April, Iran's commercial ...
Iran's Ambassador to Iraq Promises Closer Trade Ties
There Goes the Neighborhood
It's Time to Get Tough on Iran - By Michael Eisenstadt and David Crist
Amputee trio climb Kilimanjaro on one good leg
The veterans - of Vietnam, Afghanistan and Iraq - hiked to the top of the 5891m (19330ft) high Tanzanian mountain in six days to show that disability need ...
3 war vets, 1 good leg: Amputees climb Kilimanjaro
Amputee veterans stand up to Mount Kilimanjaro and achieve peak condition
3 US war vets, 1 good leg: Afghan, Iraq, Vietnam vets summit Mt. Kilimanjaro ...
Kansas City Star
US commander stresses importance of funding Iraq security forces
BAGHDAD -- The outgoing commander of US forces in Iraq said Tuesday that Iraqi security forces will continue to rely heavily on American ...
Ramadan Unease: US Fears Iraq Attack Wave
US Military Confident on Iraq Withdrawal
Gen. Raymond Odierno says Iraq ready to take over security as U.S. troop ...
New York Post
Obama Discusses Troop Withdrawal from Iraq
President Barack Obama met today with his national security team to discuss the withdrawal of US combat troops from Iraq. Vice President Joe Biden and ...
Obama to hold national security sitdown on Iraq
Will Iraq Fall Victim to the Oil Curse?
US and Iraqi Interests May Work Against Pullout
Iraq reconstruction 'hindered by shortfall in US funds'
The reconstruction of Iraq is set to be hindered by a huge shortfall in American funds after US troops begin leaving the country later this month, ...
State Dept. faces skyrocketing costs as it prepares to expand role in Iraq
State Dept.: Can't pay for new Iraq role
US Military starting to struggle due to low Iraq budget
New CentCom chief vows to work with Mideast allies
The Associated Press
The general who will now oversee the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq is vowing "unrelenting engagement" with allies in the Mideast and Central Asia. ...
Mattis takes over as CENTCOM chief
No rest for the warrior
As Mattis takes helm of CENTCOM, Gates praises his leadership
New Zealand Herald
7 Killed In Bombings, Militant Attacks Across Iraq
Bombings and militant attacks have left seven people dead and 23 others injured across Iraq on Tuesday, according to officials and local news reports. ...
Attacks target Iraq security forces, killing 6
Anti-Qaeda militia leader among four killed in Iraq
Extremist groups 'very much alive' in Iraq, US Special Forces official says