Sydney Morning Herald
US uses drones to protect envoys; Iraq said outraged
An annual report for the Bureau of Diplomatic Security said they had been successfully tested in Iraq. The New York Times, which first reported the program, said the State Department began operating some drones in Iraq last year on a trial basis and ...
US Drones Patrolling Its Skies Provoke Outrage in Iraq
Obama: US drone use in Iraq very limited
Iraq hits out over US drone flights
US tailoring longer defence ties with Iraq
Washington—The Obama administration is preparing to begin talks with Iraq on defining a long-term defense relationship that may include expanded US training help, according to Defense Secretary Leon Panetta's chief policy aide. Michele Flournoy, who ...
Pentagon 'loses $2b in Iraq'
Pentagon prepares for new military talks with Iraq
Iraq's Sunni-Backed Bloc Ends Parliament Boycott
(RTTNews) - The Iraqiya coalition, a Sunni-backed political bloc in Iraq, has called off its Parliament boycott that began in mid-December, but a decision on the bloc rejoining the country's power-sharing Cabinet is yet to be taken.
Iraq's Sunni leaders to return to parliament
Sunni-backed bloc ends boycott of Iraq parliament
Iraq's Sunni-backed Iraqiya Alliance to End Parliament Boycott
" St. Louis hosts America's first big parade after Iraq War's end"
Thousands turned out Saturday in St. Louis to watch America's first big welcome-home parade for Iraq War veterans since the last troops left Iraq in December. About 600 veterans, many dressed in camouflage, walked along downtown streets lined with rows ...
St. Louis Parade on Iraq War's End Draws Thousands
Iraq War veterans share stories from overseas during welcome-home parade in St ...
St. Louis hosting 1st big parade on Iraq War's end
Iraq parliament could see new draft oil law in Feb
LONDON Jan 30 (Reuters) - After five years in the making, Iraq's parliament could have a first reading of a landmark oil law by early February, a senior Iraqi energy official said on Monday. Adnan al-Janabi, head of Iraq's oil and energy committee, ...
Globe and Mail
Iraq's Sunni-backed bloc to end parliament boycott
BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Iraq's Sunni-backed Iraqiya political bloc said Sunday it would end a boycott of parliament, easing the worst political crisis in Shi'ite Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki's power-sharing government in a year.
Iraqi Sunni-backed bloc ends parliament boycott, keeps ban on Shiite-led ...
Iraqi VP predicts return to violence
Irbil, Iraq (CNN) -- Vice President Tariq al-Hashimi has lashed out at Iraqi Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki, predicting that Iraq could soon return to widespread sectarian violence that could require the return of US forces. "Al-Maliki is pushing my ...
Syria and Iran influence Iraq-Turkey row
Road named for Marine killed in Iraq
Albany Times Union
30, 2012 was recently named for Marine Captain John J. McKenna IV who lost his life to a sniper in Falluja, Iraq. ( Skip Dickstein/Times Union) CLIFTON PARK — A Marine Corps captain who died in Iraq will have a second street named after him.
Iraq Eyes Malaysian Input In Rebuilding Efforts
By Fadzli Ramli KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 31 (Bernama) -- War-wrecked Iraq is looking to tap into Malaysian expertise as it seeks to rebuild itself, offering Malaysian companies ample investment opportunities in the process. Iraq's Planning Minister Prof Dr ...
Iraq War Veteran Battles Rhino Poachers in Africa
Voice of America
January 30, 2012 Iraq War Veteran Battles Rhino Poachers in Africa Special Forces operative teaches military tactics to wildlife rangers Darren Taylor | Johannesburg, South Africa “Adapt or die – that's war, mate.” Two years ago, after surviving 12 ...