More vigilance, more restrictions, less confidence: 9/11 left imprints on ...
An ex-Marine who served in Afghanistan and Iraq, he's also a single dad to 5-year-old Emma. And so when Emma's grandmother suggested recently that the girl come visit her in Texas, flying from California as an unaccompanied minor, Rand had a blunt ...
From Army-Navy to Iraq and Afghanistan
Wall Street Journal
Like most of the men who played in the 2001 Army-Navy game, Gordon and McDonald went on to fight in Iraq or Afghanistan — or both — during the 10 years that followed the most deadly terrorist attack on US soil. The passing of a decade has clouded ...
From Army-Navy game to serving in Iraq and Afghanistan, academy players ...
AP catches up with players from 2001 Army-Navy game
From Army-Navy to Iraq and Afghanistan
Iranian sniper fires across the border, killing Iraqi civilian
Channel 6 News Online
BAGHDAD (BNO NEWS) -- An Iraqi civilian was killed on Saturday when an Iranian sniper opened fire from across the border, according to the Aswat al-Iraq news agency. Few details were immediately released. The report, citing sources, said the shooting ...
Iranian sniper kills shepherd in northern Iraq
Iraq-based Kurdish rebels to unite against Iran
US Says Forces Coordinate With Iraq, Turkey On Rebel Attacks
12000 Iraqi civilians killed in suicide attacks since 2003, Lancet says
BAGHDAD — Along with the good news that August was the first month without any US troop deaths in Iraq comes a grim statistic: More than 12000 Iraqi civilians have died in suicide bomb attacks since the war began, according to a new ...
Suicide Bombs in Iraq Have Killed 12000 Civilians, Study Says
Suicide bomb toll put at 12284 in Iraq
New Lancet study says 12000 Iraqis dead from suicide bombings
Los Angeles Times
Questions to make Cheney's head explode
During all those White House meetings about Iraq, did anybody ever mention what would happen to our nation's economy if a war was launched at the same time taxes were being slashed? If so, how many seconds did it take you to change the subject? 5. ...
James Carroll: Cheney memoir, like Bush's, says McConnell wanted Iraq troop ...
Cheney spills the beans on invasion of Iraq
Iraq War probe asks soldiers to inform on each other
British troops are being asked to secretly inform on their comrades as part of an investigation into allegations that soldiers systematically abused civilians during the Iraq War. By Sean Rayment, Defence Correspondent Notices have appeared in several ...
Iraq Calls for New Inquiry on Deaths in 2006 US Raid
New York Times
BAGHDAD — A spokesman for Prime Minister Nuri Kamal al-Maliki of Iraq said Friday that the government would reopen an investigation into a March 2006 raid in which American troops were accused of executing an Iraqi family. ...
Iraq to reopen probe of deadly 2006 raid
Iraq Renews Probe Into Deadly US Raid
Maliki's statements have no "negative" connotations - Kuwaiti newspaper
Leaked UN letter may be trouble for US/Iraq talks
The Associated Press
BAGHDAD (AP) — Negotiations to keep US troops in Iraq came under new strain Friday in the wake of WikiLeaks' release of a UN letter alleging that an Iraqi family was handcuffed and shot in the head in a 2006 raid by American forces — not accidentally ...
On the Media: A grim reminder from WikiLeaks
Reporter recounts massacre revealed by WikiLeaks
Leaks back claim that US troops executed Iraqi women and children
Algonquin soldier gets surprise welcome home
After a yearlong tour of duty in Iraq, the 25-year-old Algonquin native said he is just grateful to be back on American soil and in his hometown. “I'm just glad to see everybody and say hi,” Plettau said. “I'm glad to be back. ...
Soldiers welcomed home in Algonquin, Lombard
US military hospital at forefront of saving lives
Since the start of the conflicts that have seen more than 6000 Americans killed, Landstuhl has treated more than 13000 combat injuries and some 64000 noncombat injuries from Afghanistan and Iraq. Injured troops are flown in on aircraft that are ...
'Not heartbreak hotel': Hospital at forefront at saving soldiers