Iraq Blocks US Aid to Camp of Iranian Exiles After Clash
New York Times
The government of Iraq continued on Saturday to block the delivery of American humanitarian aid to Iranian exiles who were wounded in clashes with the Iraqi Army at a camp north of Baghdad, an American military spokesman said. ...
EU asks Iraq to let observers into Iranian exile camp after deaths
Iran hails Iraq action on former rebels
Iraqi military defends Iran exile camp violence
On anniversary of Saddam's fall, Iraq's Sadr issues warning on US presence
Christian Science Monitor
He issued a call for the United States to leave Iraq on the anniversary of Saddam Hussein's fall. By Jane Arraf, Correspondent / April 9, 2011 Hardline Shiite cleric Moqtada al-Sadr mobilized tens of thousands of followers Saturday, ...
Iraqis demonstrate against US troop presence
Iraqi Cleric Vows to Reactivate Militia if US Forces Stay
'No choice for US to stay in Iraq'
Cold War neutrals now taking sides, timidly
The Associated Press
Ireland is offering itself as a transit hub for US military deployments to Iraq and Afghanistan. Even famously independent Switzerland has peacekeepers in Kosovo. For Europe's once-staunchly neutral countries, much has changed in the two decades since ...
Kansas City Star
Gates: U.S. troops could stay in Iraq after 2011<p></p>
US Defense Secretary Robert Gates, visiting Iraq on the eve of the eighth anniversary of the fall of Baghdad, said Friday the United States would entertain a range of requests from Iraq to extend the US troop presence. After meeting with Massoud ...
Gates Says Some Troops May Remain in Iraq for Years
Gates Presses Iraq to Decide on Extension of US Presence
Gates: US prepared to stay in Iraq beyond 2011
J&J Pays $70M To Settle Bribery Allegations
Wall Street Journal
Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) agreed to pay $70 million to settle US and UK allegations that it paid bribes to doctors in three European countries, as well as kickbacks to Iraq to illegally obtain ...
Johnson & Johnson Will Pay $70 Million Over Bribery Claims
Johnson & Johnson Coughs Up $70 Million In Bribery Settlement
Johnson & Johnson feels pain of $75m bribery fines
Seven gunmen, one civilian killed in Iraq violence
Monsters and Critics.com
Baghdad - Seven gunmen and one civilian were killed in two separate attacks in Iraq, police sources said on Saturday. Police forces launched a search and raid operation in the western part of the country when they received information that gunmen were ...
Gunmen kill journalist, rights activist in Iraq
TV head, activist killed in Baghdad shooting
UN News Centre
Will US Troops Stay in Iraq?
Huffington Post (blog)
Several days ago, Secretary of Defense, Bob Gates on a visit to Iraq suggested that some US troops might remain in Iraq beyond the 2011 deadline for withdrawal if the Iraqi government requested it. But yesterday, the UN's official representative in ...
UN envoy urges Iraq's leaders to address demands for jobs, services ...
Iraqis deserve to see dividends of recent democratic gains, UN envoy says
Unless Dividends Promised by New Power-Sharing Government in Iraq Delivered ...
Yellow Ribbon Day at Saratoga-Wilton Elks: Praise from a grateful nation
Emotions ran high at the ceremony, held Saturday to mark the date the late Matt Maupin, of Ohio, became the first American taken prisoner during the Iraq war. "They've got lives, and we don't want to forget that," said state Sen. ...
Yellow Ribbon program helps combat soldiers adjust
Iraq's oil capacity goal flexible, revenue key
Iraq's theoretical oil capacity goal of roughly 12 million barrels per day (bpd) might not be reached as it focuses on maximizing revenue, not output, and reassesses world needs, Iraq's deputy prime minister for energy said. Hussain al-Shahristani ...
Shahristani: Iraq concentrates on increasing oil revenues
Asharq Al-Awsat Talks to Iraqi Deputy Prime Minister for Energy Hussein Al ...
US to rebrand Iraq war to stay indefinitely
US Secretary of Defense Robert Gates insisted on Friday that US troops might still remain in Iraq for “years to come” and that it was possible that they could negotiate a “continuing advise-and-assist role” that would keep American troops in Iraq ...
Gates pushes to extend occupation of Iraq and tens of thousands of Iraqis protest
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Forget December: Gates Says Troops Could Stay in Iraq for Years