Myths of Iraq and Afghanistan
When Defense Secretary Leon Panetta said the other day the U.S. war in Afghanistan is "succeeding" and "has turned an important corner," I could have sworn I had heard that before. Where could it have been? Ah, now I remember. In 2003, Defense ...
UK Defense Agency Loses Appeal Over Iraq Death Negligence
Nearly 180 British soldiers died during the country's eight-year involvement in the U.S.-led Iraq war before troops were withdrawn in 2011. The claims in the case, some of which involve a friendly fire incident during the first days of the invasion ...
Families of slain UK soldiers win right to sue government
British court rules families of soldiers killed in Iraq can sue government for ...
Families of slain British soldiers win right to sue government
Iraq seeks ousted central bank chief's arrest in graft probe
BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Iraqi authorities have issued arrest warrants for the former central bank chief and other bank officials after a probe into corruption, a decision likely to fuel investor worries the government is interfering with the bank's autonomy.
Iraq issues arrest warrant for ex central bank chief, other officials
Iraq Issues Arrest Warrant for Central Bank Chief
Iraq Issues Arrest Warrant for Ex-Central Bank Governor
Canada judge says terror suspect can be extradited
The Associated Press
EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — A judge ruled Friday there is enough evidence to extradite a Canadian man to the United States to face charges that he helped coordinate Tunisian jihadists believed responsible for separate suicide attacks in Iraq in 2009 that ...
Judge rules evidence sufficient to extradite Edmonton man to US on conspiracy ...
A Iraqi-born Canadian citizen should be extradited to the US on charges he was ...
'Candid Camera' suspect to be extradited to US 0
Iraq's south oil exports head for record in October
Southern exports rise to 2.30 mbpd so far in October. * New oil terminals help boost shipments during 2012. * Iraq aims for total October exports of 2.8 mbpd. By Alex Lawler. LONDON, Oct 19 (Reuters) - Iraq's oil exports from its southern ports have ...
Don't Just Worry About Iranian Influence in Iraq
There is real reason for concern, and I won't be one that will downplay Iranian attempts to influence, if not dominate, Iraq. That said, Iraqi Shi'ites are traditionally not pro-Iranian; they are pro-Iraqi. After all, during the Iran-Iraq War, the bulk ...
Iraq presses US for faster arms deliveries
Attack Kills 4 Pakistani Shiite Pilgrims in Iraq
The Real Reason Baghdad Fears The Defeat of Bashar Al-Assad
Hurriyet Daily News
Exxon Nears Sale of South Iraq Stake
Wall Street Journal
By HASSAN HAFIDH · Exxon Mobil Corp. is in talks to sell its stake in a contract to develop a multibillion-dollar oil project in southern Iraq while gearing up to start a controversial drilling effort in the Kurdistan region, people familiar with the ...
Exxon seeks to quit flagship Iraq oil project
ExxonMobil Reportedly Looks to Quit Major Iraq Oil Field
Spat with Exxon bad for Iraq, oil consumers [TradeArabia]
Iraq - but not as you know it.
Mt Halgurd is the high point of Iraq. Having been a regular visitor to a country that has had more than its fair share of low points in the past few decades, I leapt at the opportunity to stand on the top of Iraq's highest peak and see an aspect of ...
Carter on a mission to foster closer U.S. military ties in Iraq
The Pentagon announced that Deputy Defense Secretary Ashton Carter has landed in Iraq to attend a high level meeting with president Nouri al-Maliki and his defense chief Saadoun Dlimi. According to the official press release: “Deputy Secretary of ...
U.S. lauds defensive ties with Iraq
Russia's Mideast Power Ploy
The Kremlin is reviving its fading influence in the Middle East, and it's doing it the traditional way: by drawing up oil and military contracts. Currently Iraq is Russia's most promising partner. At their most recent meeting in Moscow earlier this ...