Diplomat Is Expected to Receive Afghan Post
New York Times
The move would pair Mr. Crocker, a former United States ambassador to Iraq, with Gen. David H. Petraeus, the Afghanistan war commander he worked with closely while the two men were in Iraq during the Bush administration. It would also begin what is ...
Report: Obama's new Afghanistan ambassador is … Bush's old Iraq ambassador
Obama leaning toward Crocker as Afghan envoy: source
Obama expected to announce national security team changes this week
Dean calls al-Maliki a 'mass murderer'
ASSOCIATED PRESS “The truth is the prime minister of Iraq is a mass murderer,” said Howard Dean, denouncing Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki for an April 8 attack that killed 35 civilians in a refugee settlement. ...
Iraq's air force needs help beyond this year: Maliki
Iraqi PM: Country needs help protecting borders
Iraq lacking on border defence: Maliki
Clashes leave 2 dead, dozens wounded across northern Iraq
They protested the US troop presence in Iraq and other issues. Baghdad, Iraq (CNN) -- At least two people were killed and dozens wounded in two unrelated attacks across northern Iraq on Tuesday, according to police and local journalists. ...
Iraqis continue protests against the US Occupation and Maliki's government in ...
Clashes in Iraq's Mosul wound at least 10
Iraq: Thousands Protest Extended U.S. Occupation
US military deaths in Iraq war at 4450
The Associated Press
As of Tuesday, April 26, 2011, at least 4450 members of the US military had died in the Iraq war since it began in March 2003, according to an Associated Press count. The figure includes nine military civilians killed in action. ...
New York Daily News
NJ Soldier Dies in Iraq, Comes Home
A Hamilton, NJ, native who died in the line of duty in Iraq was brought home on Sunday. Twenty-five-year-old Omar J. Vazquez was a 1st lieutenant with the United States Army. He and a fellow soldier, Pfc. Antonio G. Stiggins of Rio ...
New Jersey Soldier Dies in Iraq
Platoon mourns for New Mexico soldier killed in Iraq
Death of a Fort Hood soldier in Iraq
Army Vet Survives Horrible Motorcycle Crash [Video]
By no fault of his own, Iraq war veteran Zacharie Perez was hit by two cars on a Texas interstate. A third car narrowly missed Perez as he laid on the concrete. Perez was riding his motorcycle near Dallas when he slowed down due to traffic. ...
Iraq War Vet Survives Shocking Crash on Tape
Video: Iraq war veteran on motorcycle gets rear-ended; survives crash
Iraq War Vet lives after motorcycle gets rear-ended on Texas tollway (VIDEO)
Los Angeles Times
Teen succeeds where Army fails in recording Arlington graves
Los Angeles Times
Ricky Gilleland, a tech-savvy 11th-grader, has created the only digitized record of Iraq and Afghanistan veterans laid to rest at Arlington National Cemetery. Ricky Gilleland, 17, has set up a website documenting graves of every service member buried ...
WNC military deaths in Iraq, Afghanistan
Pfc. Cody Eggleston, 21, a native of Eugene, Ore., and the husband of Brevard resident Karie Alford Eggleston, suffered fatal injuries Oct. 16 in Iraq and died Oct. 24, 2008. • Sgt. Thomas Ray, 40, was assigned to the 105th Military Police Battalion in ...
Military deaths with Nebraska connections
Daily US Casualties