Iraq: American Sentenced in Terrorism Case
New York Times
A court has sentenced an American citizen to life in prison on charges of assisting Al Qaeda and financing terrorist activities in Iraq, according to a government statement released Thursday. The Interior Ministry said the American, Omar Rashad Khalil ...
Omar Rashad Khalil, US Citizen In Iraq, Sentenced To Life In Prison
Iraq sentences US citizen to life in prison
Iraq bomb hits convoy, killing four
ABC News (blog)
Father in Iraq Watches Birth of Twins Via Skype
ABC News (blog)
Jon Zimbelman, 31, Skyped with his wife, Erin, all the way from Basrah, Iraq, where he works as a contractor in the private sector, to watch the delivery of his now-2-week-old twins, Braylon and Brielle. Erin Zimbelman, 32, of Kalispell, Mont., was ...
Montana dad watches wife give birth to twins via Skype, iPad from Iraq
Father Watches Twins Birth From Iraq!
Iraq 2002, Iran 2012: Compare and contrast Netanyahu's speeches
Ten years before his “red line” speech at the United Nations last week, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu appeared before the United States Congress and called for bringing down Saddam Hussein before he developed nuclear weapons. “There is no ...
Into the Fray: Illogical, ineffectual, immoral
Muffling the drums of war
Iraq, Kurds May Reach Draft Oil Law Pact Soon
The federal government in Baghdad and the semi-autonomous region of Kurdistan in northern Iraq could soon reach an agreement on a new draft hydrocarbon law that would help resolve an impasse over who should control oil resources, Iraq's oil minister ...
UPDATE 1-Oil exports from Iraq's Kurdish region rise to 170000 bpd
Looking for Friends in the Middle East: Try the Kurds
Iraqi Kurdistan planning 1 million b/d pipeline to Turkey
Iraq Plans to Boost Oil-Refining Capacity by 23% Early Next Year
Iraq's oil-processing facilities have been running below capacity because of damage sustained since the 2003 U.S.-led invasion. The country plans to build four refineries at a cost of about $25 billion, including a 300,000 barrel-a-day plant in ...
Iraq Says Won't Pay Kuwait Before Airline Lawsuit Dropped
Iraq will not pay Kuwait Airways Corp. compensation for a debt dispute before Kuwait drops legal claims against Iraqi Airways, according to Ali al-Allaq, general secretary of the Cabinet. The two neighboring countries reached an agreement in March to ...
Psychological toll of wars in Afghanistan and Iraq mounts as veterans return home
Some 2.4 million soldiers have been through Iraq and Afghanistan and the psychological toll of the wars is mounting. Last year the Veterans Administration treated almost 100,000 Iraq and Afghanistan veterans for PTSD. But many agree that the numbers ...
Potential Iran-Iraq Strategic Deal Worries West, Pressures Turkey
Sources close to Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki revealed yesterday [Oct. 3] that Maliki asked Iran's Defense Minister Ahmad Vahidi, whom he met yesterday in Baghdad, for more time to respond to Iran's offer to conclude a military and security agreement ...
Iran, Iraq hold defense ties talks
Iran ready to offer assistance to Iraq Armed Forces: Vahidi
Baghdad Demands Iran's Stronger Role in Reconstruction of Iraq
Turkey snubs Iraq on troop pullout
Iraq Oil Report
Turkey has ignored a recent Iraqi move not to extend treaties signed in the past allowing the presence of foreign forces or military bases on Iraqi territory, but Turkey has maintained several military bases in northern Iraq since the 1990s. A verbal ...
Iraq to Expel Foreign Troops, End Turkish Military Presense
Iraq urges end to Turkey PKK attacks
Iraq balks at Turkish plan to extend raids
Iraq officials say government has consensus on oil, gas output targets
Delegates attending the latest edition of CWC's Iraqi Megaprojects Conference in Dubai this week got a preview of Baghdad's Integrated National Energy Strategy (INES), which seeks to provide a roadmap for hydrocarbon and power development in Iraq until ...