Iraq's oil exports hit highest level in February
BAGHDAD, March 1 (Xinhua) -- Iraq's oil exports hit the highest level in February since the US-led invasion in 2003, an Oil Ministry official said on Tuesday. The average of the crude oil exports was 2.202 million barrel per day (bpd) last month with ...
Iraq's February oil export highest since invasion
Iraq's Feb Oil Exports Hit Post-2003 War High - SOMO Chief
Iraq oil exports rise in Feb after Kurdish deal-UPDATE 1
Rumsfeld vs. Gates on the Iraq war
Chicago Tribune (blog)
George W. Bush and his first secretary of defense, Donald Rumsfeld, continue to insist that the Iraq war was justified and successful. But Bush's second secretary of defense, Robert Gates, has indicated he does not share that sanguine view. ...
Grunts Bear the Brunt of Gates' Cuts
US Defense Secretary Tells The Army It's Out Of A Job
Gates warns against future land wars like Iraq, Afghanistan
Iraq authorities 'using violence and bribes' to curb dissent
BAGHDAD // Authorities in Iraq are using a mixture of strong-arm tactics and financial persuasion to prevent anti-government protests gaining momentum. The political stakes escalated significantly when thousands of people took to the streets of Baghdad ...
Baghdad calling: Do good, improve your golf swing
Iraq- PM Maliki to define the security cabinet posts next week, MP says
'Day Of Rage' Protests Continue In Iraq
Afghanistan and the arithmetic of austerity
These fights, radiating out from the occupation of the Wisconsin Capitol building, are occurring against the backdrop of the two wars waged by the US in Iraq and Afghanistan. No discussion or debate over budgets, over wages and pensions, over deficits, ...
Remember: Never fight a land war in Asia
[Viewpoint] War, debt and democracy
Mideast Agenda: Oil, Dollar Hegemony & Islam
The People's Voice
Will Libya be going the way of Iraq or Afghanistan?
If this looks familiar, it is something of a replay of Saddam Hussein's Iraq in early 2003. All vested interests aside, there are some facts and realities that are irrefutable and certain issues that cannot be ignored. Among the facts is that Libya has ...
Yalla Peace: Freedom, democracy and ulterior motives
Should America 'Liberate' Libya?
Hard Questions, Tough Answers with Yossi Alper - February 28, 2011
Iraq war veteran dies after driving car into retention pond
Staff Sgt. Herkimiah Wimbush, 36, served in Iraq, but it was an accident on a seemingly safe Greenwood road that claimed his life. "We don't have any idea why he left the roadway into the water," said Tom Kite, Greenwood Fire Department. ...
No bail for Massachusetts man accused in plot to kill US politicians
The Canadian Press
BOSTON — A man accused in a terror plot to shoot shoppers at US malls, assassinate two politicians and kill American troops in Iraq was denied bail Tuesday by a federal judge. US District Court Judge George O'Toole Jr. ruled against granting bail for ...
No bail for Mass. suspect in plot to kill US pols
Will US Follow Withdrawal Deadline In Iraq?
30, beginning their journey home after a year in Iraq. Members of the US Army's 1st Brigade, 3rd Infantry Division, based at Fort Stewart, Ga., walk toward a C-17 aircraft at Sather Air Base in Baghdad on Nov. 30, beginning their journey home after a ...
The AtlanticWire (blog)
Rumsfeld attacks Bob Woodward -- on Facebook!
Based on his own reporting, Woodward pinpoints Rumsfeld's deceptions about his role in hustling us into war with Iraq. In a book filled with evasion and deception, Rumsfeld's effort to shed blame for the war is breathtaking. ...
Rumsfeld Blames Iraq on Bush
Woodward calls Rumsfeld's memoir "a travesty"
The Best Defense: How Rumsfeld misleads and ducks responsibility in his new book
Poll: Most say unrest to keep U.S. in Iraq
ASBURY PARK, NJ, March 1 (UPI) -- A plurality of US voters think the Arab world's growing unrest makes it unlikely US troops will be out of Iraq by the year's end as planned, poll indicates. Rasmussen Reports of Asbury Park, NJ, reported Tuesday its ...