Iraq vet stops in Bridgeport on 7000 mile hike
Yocum, an Iraq War Veteran in the midst of a 7000 mile fundraising hike across the country, stopped at the War Memorials in Bridgeport, Conn. on Wednesday June 22, 2011. Many local veterans came by to thank him, on left is Joe Minto, to right is Joe ...
Iraq's moribund manufacturing sector appeals for help
BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Standing beside the dust- covered machines of his idle biscuit and sweet factory in eastern Baghdad, Fadhil al-Abboudi says Iraq's small private manufacturers are feeling abandoned. ...
Middle East Online
Iraq to trace money missing after US invasion
"The Iraqi Council of Ministers discussed the reports prepared by the Board of Supreme Audit about the Iraqi funds that were shipped to the Development Fund for Iraq (DFI)," said a statement from the government spokesman Ali al-Dabbagh's office. ...
NY Fed Won't Say How Much Money Went to Iraq
NY fed won't reveal missing Iraq billions
Iraq says it wants its missing billions from US
Los Angeles Times
Trying to find beauty in the darkness of Iraq
Los Angeles Times
The title plays on words: evoking both Iraq's psychological quarantine and the name of a long-demolished army barracks located on a fault line between Sunni and Shiite neighborhoods that became a killing field after 2003. The hit man belongs to no one, ...
Four dead, dozens hurt in attacks on Iraqi police
By Jamal al-Badrani MOSUL, Iraq, June 22 - Militants attacked Iraqi police with guns and explosives and lobbed a mortar round at a security headquarters Wednesday, killing four people and wounding dozens in the latest assault on security forces. ...
Attack in Iraq Kills Dozens Near House of Governor
Three dead, 28 wounded in Iraq attacks
Iraq violence intensifies as talks continue on US troop presence
American City & County
US Conference of Mayors urges Congress to bring troops, dollars back home
Fort Worth Star Telegram
As President Barack Obama takes America into the next phase of the war in Afghanistan, the nation's mayors this week told Congress they think it's time to wrap up the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan and bring not just troops, ...
Conference of Mayors Calls for an End to Iraq and Afghanistan Wars
Military spending on the agenda as US mayors meet
Mayors to Obama: Bring War Dollars Home
Trend News Agency
Extension of foreign presence will eclipse Iraq's achievements: Iran
TEHRAN, June 22 (MNA) -- Iranian Majlis Speaker Ali Larijani has said that efforts should be made to prevent the extension of foreign military presence in Iraq because that would undermine the achievements made by the Iraqi nation. ...
Iran says oil delegation attacked by 'terrorists' in Iraq
Iranian Officials Unhurt After Baghdad Attack
'US using terrorism as tool to change ME'
For Baghdad's poor, city garbage brings in the bread
BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Iraq's leaders hope the country's still largely untapped oil wealth can one day rival Saudi Arabia and provide a decent living to its citizens after years of conflict and chaos. But for 12-year-old Abbas Mohammed and ...
Turkey-Syria-Iran triangle is being redrawn
Hurriyet Daily News
The invasion of Iraq made the Sunni-Shiite polarization in the Middle East more apparent than ever. This was more obvious during the struggle over Iraq. Turkey tried hard to locate itself beyond the orbit of this polarization and sought ways to develop ...
Turkey's New AKP Government: Will It Move Towards a Liberal or Illiberal ...
Playing chicken with Turkey: Bet on Turkey to offset the Persian power play by ...
The Daily Star
Iran's vice president to visit Iraq for economic contracts
People's Daily Online
Iran's First Vice President Mohammad-Reza Rahimi will visit Iraq to sign six economic Memorandum of Understandings (MoUs), the English language Tehran Times daily reported on Wednesday. Rahimi will visit Iraq on July 6 in order to take part in the ...
Iran, Iraq Readying for Jump in Economic Cooperation
Iran, Iraq plan to sign 6 economic MOUs
Iraq's FM in Tehran to boost ties