Iraq war veteran hurt in Occupy Oakland protest expects recovery, chides ...
It's the 24-year-old Iraq War veteran's first interview since he was injured. He wears a neck brace and speaks haltingly, and his words are sometimes slurred. Olsen said in the interview that he believes a tear gas canister struck him and he's ...
Iraq war veteran hurt in protest expects recovery
War veteran injured in Occupy protest says he's 'lucky'
Suicide bomber kills 19 at Iraq prison
People prepare to tow away a car damaged by a suicide car bomb explosion in the town of Taji, about 12 miles north of Baghdad, Iraq, Nov. 28, 2011. (AP Photo/Hadi Mizban) BAGHDAD - A suicide bomber slammed a car packed with explosives into the gate of ...
Iraq's Taji Prison blast kills and injures 28 people
Suicide bomber hits Iraq military base, 19 dead
Suicide Car Bomber Kills 19 in Baghdad
The Real Lesson of Iraq
New York Times
By MALFRID BRAUT-HEGGHAMMER Parallels between Iraq's former nuclear weapons program and the Iranian nuclear program have shaped policy debates for nearly a decade. We are still paying the costs of failing in Iraq. Israel now seems determined to make ...
Sleepwalking to an Iran showdown
The Demonization of Iran
Iraq Signs Final $17.2 Billion Shell Gas Deal
Wall Street Journal
BASRA, Iraq (Dow Jones)--Iraq Sunday signed the final $17.2 billion deal with Royal Dutch Shell PLC (RDSA) and Mitsubishi Corp. (8058.TO) to capture and process flared gas from southern Iraqi oil fields, ...
Shell-Iraq JV Goes Official
Shell, Iraq Sign Agreement for $17 Billion Project to Develop Natural Gas
Iraq signs gas deal with Shell, Mitsubishi
Troops withdrawals from Iraq, Afghanistan wreak havoc on National Guard ...
In the last 60 days, as many as 8900 Army National Guard soldiers were either sent home early from Iraq or Afghanistan, or were told that the Pentagon's plans to send them to war had either been shelved or changed. As a result, US military and Guard ...
After more than 2 years of training for Afghanistan combat, NY Army National ...
Soldier races home from Iraq, just in time for son's birth
Spc. Asbai Ramirez was in Iraq during much of his wife's pregnancy (CNN) -- Asbai Ramirez had toiled for months as a US soldier in Iraq. But it was his 7000-mile trip home -- racing against the clock to his wife's bedside, for the birth of their baby ...
Kansas City Star
Postwar Iraq emerges a nation divided
New York Post
Hurriyah (Arabic for “freedom”) is, like much of Iraq, far quieter than at the height of the war but uneasy with a peace achieved through intimidation and bloodshed. The number of Iraqi neighborhoods in which members of the two Muslim sects live side ...
Iraq comes up a society divided by sect from war
Iraq emerges from war a society divided by sect
Subsea cable network to upgrade Iraq links
DOHA, Nov 28 (Reuters) - Qatar-based Gulf Bridge International (GBI) is completing the final stages of a submarine cable network that will give Iraq fast, reliable connections to other parts of the world for the first time, the network's operator said ...
2nd Annual MA Iraq & Afghanistan Fallen Heroes Memorial Dinner to be held ...
The Massachusetts Iraq and Afghanistan Fallen Heroes Memorial Fund was founded in 2010 by local decorated military members, veterans and Gold Star families. Governor Patrick designated the Fund as the official nonprofit partner designated to raise ...
Iraq's young prepare to inherit a war-scarred nation after US withdrawal
April 1 should be a cultural holiday to promote Iraq's bygone status as a cradle of intellectualism, said a 23-year-old government employee. Women should harness social media to bridge the gender gap, said a 22-year-old activist. And on it went, ...
In Iraq, Bombs Kill at Least 11 in 2 Attacks
Blasts kill 15 in Iraq as US troops pull out
American Troop Withdrawal from Iraq: Doom and gloom upon Iraq