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Iraq War Marks First Month With No US Military Deaths
New York Times
BAGHDAD — Under increased pressure from the United States, an Iraqi crackdown on Iranian-backed Shiite militias has helped produce a previously elusive goal: For the first time since the American invasion of Iraq, an entire month ...
Car bomb kills three, wounds 20 in Iraq
What's Behind Iraq's Latest Violence?
From Baghdad to Tripoli
Former Official: Interrogations Were Geared to Link Iraq, Al Qaeda
Lawrence Wilkerson, former chief of staff to Colin Powell, leveled the accusation in a televised interview and said he'd testify against former colleagues Prior to the Iraq war, Secretary of State Colin Powell gave a 2003 speech at the UN Security ...
The Feud, Dick Cheney's Humor and Colin Powell on a Segway in the West Wing
Dick Cheney, torture and teshuvah
Cheney Credits Iraq War For Helping To Start Arab Spring
Petraeus Bids Farewell to US Military
Voice of America
He is credited, among other things, with turning around the US-led war in Iraq and working to contain violence in Afghanistan, where he commanded US forces. In a ceremony with much pomp, the US military said goodbye to one of its generals considered a ...
Petraeus retires, warns against budget cuts
In The End, Petraeus Really Was That Good
Petraeus Retires, with a Warning
Pentagon criticized for lax contractor oversight
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Ineffective Pentagon oversight of private contractors in Iraq and Afghanistan has wasted up to $60 billion over the past decade, a "troubling" failure that undermines US security and cannot continue in an era ...
Study Finds Extensive Waste in War Contracting
US Panel: Up To $60 Billion Wasted In Afghanistan, Iraq
Report: Up to $60 Billion Wasted in Iraq, Afghanistan
Federal officials unravel international car scam
The suspects drove the vehicles to Canada and reported them stolen or carjacked in Detroit, when in fact the vehicles were headed to Iraq, the indictment said. In five cases, the vehicles turned up on shipping containers at the Port of Montreal, ...
14 arrested in scheme to funnel stolen cars to Iraq
Grand jury indictment: Metro Detroit crime ring shipped cars out of country
US charges 14 in scam to sell stolen cars in Iraq
How the US and the world can help Iraq
As the Arab Spring drives change across our region, bringing the hope of democracy and reform to millions of Arabs, less attention is being paid to the plight of Iraq and its people. We were the first to transition from dictatorship to ...
U.S., Iraq talking but no F-16 deal yet
Lessons from Iraq loom at Paris meeting on Libya
The Seattle Times
The fall of Gadhafi, who remains at large but whose regime has all but collapsed under the onslaught of NATO-led air power and rebel fighters, has fanned talk of parallels with the US-led ouster of Saddam Hussein in Iraq in 2003 — notably among Iraqis ...
Paris meeting to focus on Libyan politics, economy
Libya: now comes the hard part
Libyans must fully liberate themselves
Iraq: Turkey makes a move
Turkey's efforts around Iraq are multidimensional and aimed at more than merely suppressing the Kurdish separatist group PKK. The activity that has been in the news in August, of course, is the bombing of Kurdish targets in northern Iraq. ...
Kurds Stage Worldwide Protest Condemning Turkish Raids
Iraq: Turks Report Kurdish Deaths
Turkish military renews raids on PKK bases in Iraq: army
Discharged Iraq war veteran, gay activist Dan Choi on trial for DADT protest
Choi, and Iraq war veteran, announced he is gay on MSNBC's “The Rachel Maddow Show” on March 19, 2009, prompting the US Army to initiate discharge proceedings. His discharge became effective on June 29, 2010. Since outing himself, Choi has become a ...
Gay war veteran on trial for White House protest
Dan Choi Testifies for More Than Three Hours in 'DADT' Trial
Iraq War Leads To Helicopter Drought in Flooded Vermont
Death and Taxes
Still recovering from Tropical Storm Irene, a flooded Vermont has to borrow helicopters from Illinois and New Hampshire because all of their National Guard choppers are in Iraq. ...
Guard choppers from Illinois to assist Vermont recovery effort