Kansas City Star
Nusra Front rebel group fighting in Syria is al Qaida in Iraq, US says
Kansas City Star
WASHINGTON -- The State Department said Monday that the Syrian rebel movement's Nusra Front is just another name for al Qaida in Iraq, an acknowledgment that the uprising to topple President Bashar Assad is led in part by foreign Islamist extremists ...
US: Syrian rebel group tied to al Qaeda in Iraq
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Syrian rebel group backed by Al Qaeda in Iraq
ETF Daily News (blog)
Kurdistan leader vows to defend claims over disputed city
KIRKUK, Iraq (Reuters) - Iraqi Kurdistan's president vowed to protect Kurdish interests during a visit to the city of Kirkuk on Monday, in a show of defiance of Iraq's central government over disputed territory and oil. Tensions are running high ...
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Wounded Iraq, Afghanistan Troops Increase As Pentagon Says Afghan War Will ...
WASHINGTON -- In a grim marker of the human cost of the Iraq and Afghanistan wars, the Pentagon reported Monday that active-duty American troops were hospitalized in the United States at three times the peacetime rate -- with mental health injuries ...
US Troops Are Reported Back in Iraq Over Syrian Crisis
The New American
More than 3,000 U.S. military personnel have secretly returned to Iraq via Kuwait and 17,000 more are on their way in response to the civil war in Syria that has spilled over into northern Iraq, according to a report published Monday by Iran's Press TV.
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British Firm Agrees to Plead Guilty in Iraq Case
A British contractor has agreed to plead guilty to wire fraud conspiracy in a deal to supply vehicles to Iraqi police during U.S.-led reconstruction efforts. The U.S. Department of Justice said Monday that APTx Vehicle Systems Ltd. agreed to a $1 ...
British Iraq Contractor to Plead Guilty
Iraq Seeks to Boost Oil Output to Match 1979 Record
Iraq plans to boost oil production to as much as 3.8 million barrels a day in 2013, matching the record reached in 1979, the country's oil minister said. The Arab nation will export 2.9 million barrels a day in 2013, from 2.6 million last month, Abdul ...
OPEC stuck on a slippery slope
Saudi Arabia, Iran, Iraq vie for OPEC's top job as Ecuador bows out
Ex-minister: Iran should use veto if Saudi Arabia or Iraq voted for OPEC ...
Psy Apologizes For Anti-American Lyrics
It included lyrics calling for the death of American troops serving in Iraq, not long after news of the brutal slaying of a South Korean hostage by Iraqi insurgents – an incident which sparked anti-American sentiment in South Korea. In his apology, PSY ...
Iraq War vets from Tampa area react to Psy's anti-American comments
PSY apologizes for anti-US protests; says they were 'deeply emotional ...
'Gangnam Style' Singer Psy Realizes His Gravy Train Could Come To A Halt ...
Nuri al-Maliki - Fast Facts
Birth place: Hindiya, Iraq (some sources say Hilla). Birth name: Nuri Kamil al-Maliki. Marriage: Married. Children: four daughters and a son. Education: Usul al-Din College, B.A., Islamic Studies, 1973; Salahaddin University, M.A., Arabic Literature ...
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Iraq officials say bombing kills 3 from family of anti-al-Qaida militiaman ...
Since the height of Iraq's insurgency in 2006-2008, Sunni Arabs who joined forces with the U.S. military to fight al-Qaida have been favorite targets for Sunni militants who consider them traitors. Copyright 2012 The Associated Press. All rights reserved.
Three killed in Iraq bombing
Iraq officials say bombing kills 3
Ten Random Observations About Iraq
Don't miss the rest of my series, "Destination: Iraq," chronicling my 17-day journey across this strife-ridden country in search of adventure, archaeology and AK-47s. Coming up next: "Visiting Iraq: The Practicalities!" [Photos by Sean McLachlan ...