Marine who died in Iraq won't get Medal of Honor
SAN DIEGO – The secretary of defense has denied a request to upgrade a fallen Marine's Navy Cross to the Medal of Honor, a San Diego congressman's office said Wednesday. The Pentagon told Rep. Duncan Hunter it supports the decision of former ...
No Medal of Honor for San Diego Marine killed in Iraq
Rafael Peralta: Marine serving in Iraq War will NOT get posthumous Medal of ...
No MoH upgrade for Peralta: Congressman
Iraq Stays Execution of Man Allegedly Held at 16
Iraq has suspended the execution of a Yemeni prisoner whose family claims was 16 years old when he was taken into custody, an Iraqi official and human rights advocates said Wednesday. Iraqi officials dispute that he was a minor at the time of his arrest.
Iraq, Saudi on OPEC collision course over next oil curb
"Every additional barrel that Iraq produces reinforces its confidence and its expectations that higher production is achievable - and it will negotiate on that basis," said Iraqi expert Raad Alkadiri of Washington consultancy PFC Energy. "Now OPEC is ...
Iraq Seeks to Boost Oil Output to Match 1979 Record
OPEC Keeps Output Cap, Leader
Opec keeps output ceiling; Badri to remain as head
Wall Street Journal
Nancy Pelosi Likens John Boehner's Fiscal Cliff Predicament To Iraq War ...
Just a few months into her tenure as speaker, a Democratic Congress was fighting the Bush administration over the passage of continued funding for the war in Iraq without a timetable for withdrawal, prompting a months-long standoff in Washington.
Pelosi compares Boehner's tax dilemma to her handling of Iraq war
Turkey and Iraq Kurds close to energy deal
The proposed deal, which would range from exploration to export, would seek to create a new “energy corridor” that by the end of the decade could send Turkey as much as 3m barrels a day of oil, 1m of which would be taken from other regions of Iraq, and ...
Disputed oil drilling could provoke war
Senior clerics wade into Iraq-KRG dispute
How to avoid another oil war in Iraq?
Visiting Iraq: The Practicalities
At the moment most of Iraq is closed to solo travel. The Iraqi government has authorized only a few group tour companies such as Hinterland Travel and Babel Tours. These tours have a set itinerary and offer very little freedom for individual movement ...
The News International
Iraq: al-Qaida inmate attempts suicide bombing
Yahoo! News (blog)
BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraqi officials say a suspected al-Qaida detainee has tried to blow himself up inside a prison cell in Baghdad, wounding himself and six others. Police officials said that the suicide bombing attempt took place Wednesday morning inside ...
Iraq attacks kill seven
Nine people killed in violent attacks across Iraq
Iraq: Al-Qaeda inmate attempts suicide bombing
Iraq to Pay Kuwait $500 Million in Few Days to End Air Dispute
Kuwait in October endorsed by decree a deal reached with neighboring Iraq in July to settle the financial dispute “and stop litigations in this regard,” the state-run KUNA news agency reported at the time. Kuwait Airways, being prepared for sale, has ...
Iraq Takes Delivery of Super Hercs
International Business Times (press release)
The other two of these initial three aircraft departed yesterday for Iraq. The remaining three C-130Js will be delivered in 2013. The Iraqi Air Force will use the airlifters for intra-theater support for its troops and to provide humanitarian relief ...
Iraq abuse inquiry was a 'cover-up', whistleblower tells court
Louise Thomas, 45, left the Iraq Historic Allegations Team (IHAT) in July because she thought it was not a genuine investigation but a "face-saving inquiry", she told the court on Tuesday. Her evidence came at a preliminary hearing in advance of a ...