Al-Qaida in Iraq claims deadly wave of attacks and jailbreak
In a statement posted on a militant website, the Islamic State of Iraq said the attacks, mostly bombings using explosive-rigged parked cars, were launched against “carefully selected targets” in Baghdad and some other provinces. Loading... Comments ...
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Iraq provincial elections planned for April
The provincial elections will serve as an indicator of the strength of Iraq's political groupings ahead of a parliamentary vote due in 2014. "The prime minister received the members of the Independent Electoral Commission (IHEC) in his office on ...
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Exclusive: Sugar ships stranded off Iraq as government axes contract
LONDON/BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Up to 150,000 tonnes of refined sugar is marooned and deteriorating off Iraq's main cargo port Umm Qasr over a trade spat with the government, as the country struggles to untangle bureaucratic turmoil that has dogged its ...
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!
Lessons from Iraq: Urban marshes and city survival
And her conclusions about the importance of wetlands to a sustainable urban environment – or, in fact, any environment – have particular resonance in southern Iraq. That area is both the site of her studies and the region where Saddam Hussein forcibly ...
Al-Qaida claims attack wave and jailbreak in Iraq
BAGHDAD (AP) — Al-Qaida's branch in Iraq claimed responsibility on Friday for a stunning jailbreak last week that was followed by a wave of deadly attacks across the country that left 26 dead. In a statement posted on a militant website, the Islamic ...
Veteran unemployment rate dips, but crisis deepens for ex-military women
American businesses are carving out more room for veterans who served in Iraq and Afghanistan − finally driving the overall unemployment rate for that group into single digits in September. But joblessness for the U.S. women home from war continued to ...
Report: Texas veterans of Iraq and Afghanistan dying young at alarming rate
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
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Iraq 2002, Iran 2012: Compare and contrast Netanyahu's speeches
Iraq 2002, Iran 2012: Compare and contrast Netanyahu's speeches. The arguments are the same, the intonation is the same, even the advisers are the same. By Barak Ravid | Oct.04, 2012 | 3:18 PM | 5 ...
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Syria's Kurds flock to Iraq to prepare for Assad's onslaught
In secret training camps in the mountains and plains of northern Iraq, Kurdish Syrian army defectors are being drilled to protect the oil-rich areas in the north-east of their home country, which have so far managed to avoid being dragged into the ...