Gates warns against Iraq, Afghanistan-style wars
Gates offered the blunt advice -- hard won after a decade of bitter conflicts in Afghanistan and Iraq -- in what he said would be his last speech to cadets at the US Army's premier school for training future officers. "The odds of repeating another ...
Gates warns against future land wars like Iraq, Afghanistan
Warning Against Wars Like Iraq and Afghanistan
Gates Warns Against Any More Wars Like Iraq Or Afghanistan
Protests leave 19 dead in Iraq
BAGHDAD —At least 19 people were killed in Iraq on Friday as tens of thousands defied an official curfew to join a nationwide "Day of Rage," echoing protests that have roiled the Middle East and North Africa since January. ...
Protesters across Iraq clash with security forces
The Missing Ingredient in Iraq's Day of Rage
Iraq: Security Forces Raid Press Freedom Group
Report: Billions lost on contracts in Iraq and Afghanistan
James Webb, D-Virginia, helped establish the Commission on Wartime Contracting in Iraq and Afghanistan. Among other things, a new report proposes that the government restrict reliance on contractors. Washington (CNN) -- A new report blasts the US ...
Study says US wasted billions in Iraq, Afghanistan
Commission calls for reduced dependence on wartime contractors
Wartime contracting commission details years of waste
The Voice of Russia
Iraqi troops kill al Qaeda's 'war minister' in Anbar: report
Long War Journal
Iraqi security forces claimed to have killed al Qaeda in Iraq's "war minister" during a raid in western Iraq. The report has not been confirmed. Nasser al Din Allah Abu Suleiman, the Islamic State of Iraq's war minister, ...
'Al-Qaeda leader' killed in Iraq
Al Qaeda Iraq "war minister" killed in raid
Iraqi forces kill al-Qaida 'war minister' in raid
Compensation for Marathon CEO Jumps to $8.8M
AP The bigger paycheck for President and CEO Clarence P. Cazalot Jr. came as net income for the big oil company rose 75 percent to $2.57 billion last year, and it began work in the Kurdistan portion of Iraq. Revenue for the year rose 36 percent to ...
Globe and Mail
Middle East in turmoil: Gunfire in Tripoli, Iraq's 'Day of Anger'
Washington Post (blog)
Libya is seven hours ahead, Iraq is eight hours ahead, and Tunisia is six hours ahead. (See World Clock here.) We'll be signing off for the night , but make sure to follow our world page this weekend for the latest news. ...
On Libya we can't let ourselves be scarred by Iraq
Leading article: The West must act quickly to save Libya from Gaddafi
A region reborn after the dictators
Leaders try to control unrest in Yemen, Iraq
IRAQ: Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki on Thursday urged Iraqis not to take part in nationwide demonstrations scheduled for today, saying he had evidence that insurgents were trying to use the protests to create unrest. Al-Maliki's statement was the ...
Middle East Friday protests grip Middle East
Protests grow as bomb boosts Yemen tension
Yemen protests swell as 180000 join rallies nationwide
Tensions in Tripoli...Iraq's "Day of Rage"...London trading glitch
BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraq's "Day of Rage" has turned deadly. Officials say security forces trying to turn back angry demonstrators in northern Iraq killed five people. There have been protests across the country against unemployment, corruption and shoddy ...
America's Next War Looms in Libya
SD Guard unit gets Iraq deployment notification
AP - February 25, 2011 10:25 AM ET RAPID CITY, SD (AP) - A South Dakota National Guard unit bound for duty in Iraq has received its official notification of deployment. The Guard says soldiers with Company C, 1st Battalion of the 189th Aviation ...
About 400 Va Guard members mobilized for Iraq duty
Duluth News Tribune
Soldiers return from Iraq to heroes' welcome in Superior
Duluth News Tribune
The soldiers of Superior's 950th Clearance Co. of the Wisconsin Army National Guard returned home Thursday to a heroes' welcome and the arms of family as hundreds turned out to welcome them home after nearly a year in Iraq. Danielle and Bill Connolly ...
Soldiers return, get heroes welcome in Superior
Wis. Soldiers Return Home