Iraq is likely to buy more F-16s after the first 18
BAGHDAD -- Iraq's decision to purchase 18 F-16 fighter jets will provide a "very robust capability" where now there is none and will allow the country to protect its airspace, the chief US military spokesman in Iraq said Thursday. ...
US Military Hands Millions of Dollars of Equipment Over to Iraqis
Iraq orders 18 F-16s
Iraq expects to pump oil from new Gulf terminal Jan 1
BASRA, Iraq, Sept 29 (Reuters) - Iraq expects to turn on the tap at one of three new oil export terminals in the Gulf on Jan. 1, a major milestone in its effort to build export capacity to handle increasing output from southern ...
Iraq, Libya exports to raise OPEC oil supply
Iraq, Libya and Angola raising oil supplies
US general: al-Qaida in Iraq severely weakened
AP National Security Writer / September 29, 2011 WASHINGTON—Al-Qaida's affiliate in Iraq has been severely weakened by a money squeeze, internal squabbling, a shortage of volunteer suicide bombers and more effective Iraqi efforts to ...
US General: Al-Qaida In Iraq Severely Weakened
News Article Much Improved Iraq Enjoys Liberty, US Commander Says
US troops no longer needed in northern Iraq: general
Suicide Bomber Attacks Police In Iraq, Killing 2
by AP SULAIMANIYAH, Iraq (AP) — A suicide bomber detonated his explosives-packed car Thursday near a bank in Iraq where policemen were collecting their paychecks, killing two people, while an American soldier was killed in a separate incident that ...
Suicide bomber attacks police in Iraq, killing 2
US military: American soldier killed in Iraq
Suicide bomber kills three in Iraq's Kirkuk
New York Times
Optimism of Intellectuals Ebbs in Iraq
New York Times
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US soldier 'not responsible' for contractor death
AP , 09.29.11, 11:45 AM EDT FORT HOOD, Texas -- An Army psychiatrist says a US soldier on trial for killing a civilian contractor in Iraq is a paranoid schizophrenic and "not mentally responsible" for the close-range shooting death. ...
Army psychiatrist says US soldier 'not mentally responsible' for killing ...
1st Cav soldier faces charges in contractor's death in Iraq
Soldiers Testify Leaders Ignored Concerns About Stovall
Back to Iraq? Only If Invited, Contractor Says
Wall Street Journal (blog)
But it's still excluded from one very important market: Iraq. US forces are slated to leave Iraq by year's end. But while discussions are under way about keeping a few thousand troops there as a residual force, the private security presence there is ...
Aftermath of northern Iraq blast
Police say a suicide bomber has killed two people after detonating his explosives-packed car near a bank where policemen were picking up their paychecks in the northern Iraqi city of Kirkuk. (Sept. 29) (/The Associated Press) Correction: Clarification: ...
US: Iraq inks $3B deal for F-16 fighter jets
(AFP/Getty Images) BAGHDAD - Iraq has signed an estimated $3 billion deal to buy 18 fighter jets from the United States, officials said Tuesday, in a measure aimed at protecting its air space alone after years of relying on help from American pilots. ...
Iraq Buys F-16s, Strengthening Its Air Force
Save Iraq from its leaders
Iraq makes first payment for 18 fighter jets
Gingrich: Obama's putting US troops in Iraq at risk
Republican presidential candidate Newt Gingrich today said it is “profoundly wrong” for the Obama Administration to keep a “small group” of US troops in Iraq. “This proposal that we keep 3000 troops in Iraq is, ...