Iraq elects new FA chief in bid to end long row
Times of India
Saeed, formerly one of Iraq's best-known footballers who also served as national coach, said in a letter he had quit in a bid to help free the sport of political and sectarian influence. In August, world soccer's governing body FIFA gave the IFA a year ...
Iraq elects new head of football association
Iraqi federation elects new chief
Hmoud President of Iraqi Football Federation
New York Times
From a New Generation of Artists, Vivid Canvases of Iraq's Pain
New York Times
They grew up under Saddam Hussein and stayed in Iraq through the killing and mayhem that scattered hundreds of Iraq's most prominent artists into exile in Europe, Jordan and America. “Young Iraqis are able to create a new kind of painting to fill this ...
Iraq PM seeks US expertise in rebuilding work
BAGHDAD — Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki told visiting US Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood on Saturday that Baghdad wants American companies to work on reconstruction projects in Iraq, the premier's office said. "Iraq is planning to improve roads, ...
Al-Maliki invites US firms to rebuild transportation sector in Iraq
Maliki Receives US Transport Secretary
Sixth Fort Riley soldier dies from wounds sustained in June 6 attack in Iraq
A sixth Fort Riley soldier has died as a result of a June 6 incident in Iraq, making it the single deadliest attack on a unit from the post since the war started more than eight years ago. The Department of Defense said Saturday that Spc. Marcos A. ...
Orlando soldier dies of wounds from Iraq
Orlando soldier dies of wounds suffered in Iraq
Florida Soldier-Ft. Riley- dies of injuries received in Iraq
House Built By Family of Volunteers for Iraq War Veteran
Keshena native and Iraq war veteran Forrest Perez has been in a wheelchair since September when he was seriously hurt in a hit-and-run crash. For the past six weeks, local volunteers have been building a handicap-accessible home for the recovering ...
Ohio soldier killed in Iraq is laid to rest
LOGAN, Ohio -- The Bronze Star, the Purple Heart and other medals and honors were awarded posthumously to Army Spc. Robert P. Hartwick today. Army Brigadier Gen. Darrell K. Williams presented the medals to Robert A. and Linda K. ...
Thousands Honor Fallen Soldier
Foreign laborers earn little payoff in Iraq
The Associated Press
KARBALA, Iraq (AP) — At times, as he describes how he sleeps on the floor of the store where he works or misses the family he left in Nepal to find a job, Mohan Rai punctuates his gloomy tale with a laugh. He tries to make light of the misery he ...
Civilian killed, 5 injured in Iraq's violence
People's Daily Online
A civilian was killed and five were wounded in gunfire and bomb attacks in central and eastern Iraq on Saturday, the police said. Near Baghdad, gunmen wearing military uniforms and using assault rifles broke into a vegetable market in Abu Ghraib area, ...
Colonel gunned down in Iraq
US pullout exposes Iraq's oil industry
Iraq army defuse bombs at key oil refinery-sources
Schism in Iraq polity
The wrong understanding of democracy also resulted in the absence of a political parties' law, and resulted in corruption that has infested the government at every level, making Iraq one of the most corrupt countries in the world. ...
Iraq's Parliament Speaker supports President's efforts to end political crisis
The West Australian
Exiled Iranian group wants UN to watch Iraq camp
AP A leader of an exiled Iranian opposition group says the United Nations must monitor its camp in Iraq after a deadly April attack by the Iraqi army. Maryam Rajavi of the People's Mujahedeen of Iran told thousands of followers at a gathering Saturday ...
Iran dissidents call for protection after attack
Online commentary: US must step up to help exiled Iranians in Iraq's Camp Ashraf