Gen. Allen first caught Petraeus' attention in Iraq
2012 - Marine Gen. John Allen earned a reputation as an effective and innovative commander in the deserts of western Iraq in 2007 where he helped stitch together a loose network of Sunni tribes that allied themselves with U.S. forces and turned on al ...
Allen investigated for 'flirtatious' emails
From Iraq to Washington: Petraeus has long record of facing tough situations
General David Petraeus's fatal flaw: not the affair, but his Afghanistan surge
Iraq's Kurdish Region Sees Economic Boom
Voice of America
The autonomous region of Kurdistan in northern Iraq is witnessing an economic boom, drawing back many exiled Kurds who had fled oppression and now dream of helping to create an independent homeland. In Erbil's ancient bazaar, in a city inhabited for ...
Middle East Online
Iraq Denies US Pressure over Russia Arms Deal
Journal of Turkish Weekly
The deal was hailed by Kremlin-controlled media as the largest involving Moscow since 2006 and would have made Russia the biggest arms supplier to Iraq after the United States, which has sold Baghdad billions of dollars in weapons since the 2003 ...
PROCUREMENT: A Bribe Too Far In Iraq
Iraq cancels new arms deal with Russia
Iraq: Dumping Russia arms deal may be ploy
The Daily Star
US and Iraq Called Game Changers in Oil Supply
New York Times (blog)
LONDON—The International Energy Agency's long-term forecast that the United States would exceed Saudi Arabia in production led to a clash between the OPEC secretary general, Abdalla El-Badri, and the executive director of the agency, Maria Van der ...
Iraq to invest up to $150B to lift output capacity
Rivals of Iraq's Maliki try to block third term
BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Iraqi Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki's rivals have started campaigning for term limits in an attempt to block the Shi'ite leader running for a third term in 2014, opening up a new battle in the country's fragile cross-sectarian ...
War Is Hell, College Is Heck
When I graduated from high school in 1995, I flirted with the idea of enlisting in the military but decided against it. Why would I want to sign up, receive all that training, and end up sitting on a base somewhere just killing time. Instead, I skipped ...
New DPA Report Highlights the Impact of the War on Drugs on Veterans ...
9 Iraq, Afghanistan Veterans Headed to Congress
Younger veterans entering Congress
Iraqi Kurdistan Pushes Limits on Oil, Autonomy
Voice of America
Within the last few months, Iraq's Kurdistan Regional Government, or KRG, has begun construction on a major international oil and gas pipeline project with neighboring Turkey that would allow the Kurds direct access to world markets via the ...
Iraq Will See its Economy Rise in Coming Years, But the Country Faces Very ...
Total Says Unclear if Iraq Wants it to Exit Halfaya
Iran Ready to Share Technological Expertise with Iraq
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Kassim Alhimidi, Iraqi-American, Pleads Not Guilty To Murdering His Wife ...
The affidavit showed their 17-year-old daughter, Fatima, was distraught over a pending arranged marriage to her cousin in Iraq and was found in a car with another man in November 2011. After her mother picked her up, the teenager said "I love you, Mom ...
Husband of slain Iraqi-American pleads not guilty
Iraq U-19 football coach Shakir not stirred by imposing Aussies
Asian Football Confederation: Ras Al Khaimah (Nov. 13, 2012) - Iraq coach Hakeem Shakir has suggested that all the signs point to Australia being firm favourites for Wednesday's AFC U-19 Championship semi-final showdown but has vowed to build on his ...
US And Iraq 'Winners From Energy Revolution'
The United States is to become virtually self-sufficient in energy in the coming decades while Iraq is set to be the leading oil supplier to China, the world's leading energy authority has said. The predictions have been made by the Paris-based ...
IEA says Iraq will become second-largest global oil exporter in long-term ...
China to be main buyer of Iraqi oil by 2030, says IEA