17 killed in Baghdad prison escape attempt
Los Angeles Times
The predawn violence cast a disturbing light on Iraq's detention centers and security apparatus, which has been buffeted since last summer by a series of escapes and charges of political interference. The prisoners Sunday overpowered guards and killed ...
Officers and Inmates Are Killed in Iraq Jail Revolt
17 die in attempted Iraq prison break
Al Qaeda boss snatches weapons, leads detainees in deadly uprising at Baghdad ...
Iran to open Al Sadr power plant phase 2 in Iraq
TEHRAN -- The second unit of the Iranian-built Al Sadr power plant in Iraq will come on stream in 30 days, the managing director of Iran Power & Water Export of Equipment and Services Company (Sunir), Mohammad Parsa, said here on Sunday. ...
2nd Phase of Iran-Made Power Plant to Join Iraq's National Grid in 1 Month
More than 4100 graduate from the University of Kentucky
The Iraq War veteran had lost his left leg below the knee to an explosive in Mosul three years prior. He was a decade older than many students, and had never used the Internet to research an academic essay. He also wondered whether students and ...
Soldier Graduates From UK Despite Adversity
McCain arrives in Iraq
The Hill (blog)
arrived Sunday in Baghdad, Iraq, he said in a tweet. McCain, the globetrotting ranking member of the Senate Armed Services Committee, revealed that he had arrived in Iraq, after most recently visiting war-torn Libya two weeks ago. ...
Pelosi's Iraq Pack
Pelosi, US lawmakers in Iraq for talks with PM
Rights Group Cautions about Deteriorating Conditions of MKO Dissidents in Camp ...
Fars News Agency
According to the Habilian association, a human rights group formed of the family members and relatives of the Iranian victims of terrorism, only 200 of the nearly 3500 members of the MKO who are in the group's main stronghold in Iraq are still loyal to ...
Washington tries to resolve standoff at Camp Ashraf in Iraq
US drafts new plan for Iranian camp in Iraq
US official: Plan for Iranian exiles in Iraq
Neb. soldiers welcomed home
The Nebraska City-based members of the 192nd Military Police Detachment were home from Iraq. They had ridden the buses through the night from Fort McCoy in Wisconsin to Nebraska. Sgt. 1st Class Jennifer Luhr of Gretna climbed off, lifted her son, ...
About 45 members of Nebraska Guard unit return home from yearlong deployment ...
Iraq won't cut 12 mln bpd oil output capacity goal
KHAIRAT, Iraq, May 8 (Reuters) - Iraq does not plan to lower its 12 million barrel per day oil output capacity goal or to redo contracts with oil firms over their plateau targets, Deputy Prime Minister for energy Hussain ...
Hurriyet Daily News
Iraq, Turkey's Calik start work on 1250 MW plant
KHAIRAT Iraq, May 8 (Reuters) - Iraqi energy officials on Sunday marked the start of work on a 1250 megawatt power plant with Turkey's Calik Enerji as the power-starved country seeks to boost its electricity output. ...
Turkey's Çalık starts to build Iraqi power plant
Stars and Stripes
Wounded troops return to the ballfield
The 20 men, most of whom have lost limbs on missions in Iraq and Afghanistan, nicknamed themselves the “Body Parts.” Three players with prosthetic legs volunteer to “take a knee” during a team photo. When a player missing his left arm reaches second ...
Wounded Warriors softball players are no softies