Moktada al-Sadr Warns US Troops to Leave Iraq
New York Times
31 deadline to leave Iraq. The threat, by Moktada al-Sadr and posted on his Web site, followed the Iraqi government's decision last week to open talks with Washington about keeping some troops here beyond year's end. But worried about a potential ...
US military trainers could be targets: Iraq's Sadr
Iraq's Sadr warns of military confrontation against US troops after 2011
Iraq's Sadr warns against post-2011 US presence
UPDATE 1-Iraqi PM sacks electricity minister for deals-source
A government ombudsman said on Saturday that Iraq had cancelled power plant contracts worth $1.7 billion with a Canadian and a German company after finding "manipulation and misleading information" about their finances or their ability to carry out the ...
Iraq PM moves to fire minister over power deals
Iraq electricity minister fired over $1.7B deals
Iraqi PM Orders Electricity Minister to Quit Over Power Contracts
The Nation, Pakistan
Iraq Bombing Kills Six
Voice of America (blog)
Iraqi police say insurgent attacks in several parts of the country have killed eight people, including six family members whose home was blown up in central Iraq. Police say several bombs exploded around the house before dawn Sunday in the town of ...
Eight killed in Iraq violence
Sunni paramilitary group leader killed in bomb attack near Baghdad
SECTARIAN VIOLENCE WIPES OUT SHIITE FAMILY IN SOUTH IRAQ
In the Nation | Philadelphia Inquirer | 2011-08-07
The alleged ringleader of detainee abuses at Abu Ghraib in Iraq has been released from prison. Spokeswoman Rebecca Steed said Charles Graner Jr., 42, was released from the US Disciplinary Barracks at Fort Leavenworth, Kan., on Saturday after serving ...
World news headlines
Abuse ringleader at Iraq's Abu Ghraib released from US prison
Key figure in Abu Ghraib abuse freed from prison
Jamaica Plain post office named for Marine killed in Iraq
By AP A post office in the Jamaica Plain section of Boston has been named for a local Marine who was killed in Iraq. The Jamaica Plain Post Office was named for Lance Cpl. Alexander Scott Arredondo on Sunday. President Barack Obama signed a law in ...
Sydney Morning Herald
Meet the most important man in Iraq: an Iranian general
Sydney Morning Herald
BAGHDAD: There's a story that the new CIA director, David Petraeus, likes to tell that harks back to his days as a four-star general in Iraq. Early in 2008, during a series of battles between the US and Iraqi army on the one side and Shiite militias on ...
Iraq - Ministry's Undersecretary Meets Iranian Ambassador in Baghdad
Iraq says 41 companies qualify for 4th energy bid
BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Iraq has qualified 41 companies to participate in its 4th energy bidding round, which is scheduled to take place in late January, Abdul-Mahdy al-Ameedi, director of the oil ministry's contracts and licensing ...
Syrian protesters win support of Iraqi kinsmen
QAIM, Iraq — Along Iraq's western frontier, Syria's unrest is stoking local sympathies and security fears in a Sunni Muslim heartland where Iraqis share strong tribal loyalties with their Syrian kin. In Iraq's Qaim, townsfolk talk of getting supplies ...
Kuwait News Agency
Kuwait affirms keenness on good ties with Iraq
Kuwait News Agency
KUWAIT, Aug 7 (KUNA) -- Kuwait is keen on maintaining good neighborliness ties with Iraq and clarifying all facts related to the Mubarak Al-Kabeer Port venture, the Foreign Ministry affirmed on Sunday. Khaled Al-Jarallah, the ministry undersecretary, ...
Iraqi technical team to visit Kuwait for talks on port row
Kuwait will build megaport despite threat: official
Terrorist threats to Korean firms
Letters: West's actions in Iraq not those of a 'hero'
Palm Beach Post
West, while a lieutenant colonel commanding a US Army battalion in Iraq in 2003, violated, or at least condoned the violation of Department of Defense policy, if not the law, by allowing four of his soldiers to beat a detainee and then, ...