In Iraq, Militia's Shift Could Bolster Iran's Hand
By ADAM SCHRECK and QASSIM ABDUL-ZAHRA AP A decision by a Shiite militia to transform itself from an armed, anti-American movement into a viable political force could complicate Iraq's political crisis and strengthen Iran's clout in this country as US ...
Terror gripping Iraq
Iraq: Iran-backed militia to lay down arms
Bombing wave in Iraq ratchets up sectarian tension
Blackwater settles Iraq killings suit
(Reuters) - A wrongful death lawsuit linked to a defining moment of the Iraq war has ended with the company formerly known as Blackwater agreeing to settle with the families of four security contractors killed in a gruesome 2004 ambush. ...
Blackwater settles Iraq killings lawsuit
Families of 4 Blackwater contractors killed in Fallujah in 2004 reach ...
'Turning the page' on Iraq and Afghanistan, Obama shifts focus to Asian ...
WASHINGTON — In recasting his defense strategy, President Barack Obama is looking beyond the wars he inherited to focus on Asian security risks — mainly China and North Korea — that took a back seat to Iraq and Afghanistan. This marks a turning ...
New defense strategy sets Obama's gaze on Asia
New Defense Strategy Sets Obama's Gaze On Asia
History Repeats Itself, Dangers of Slashing the Military
Haditha massacre defendant: We did what we had to
(AP Photo/Lenny Ignelzi) A US Marine went on trial Friday at Camp Pendleton in California in the deaths of 24 unarmed civilians in Iraq. It happened in 2005 and it's been described as an atrocity by US troops there. But the accused, Staff Sgt. Frank ...
US Marine pleads not guilty to massacre in Iraq
Last Defendant in Iraq War Case to Stand Trial
Last US Marine Stands Trial for Iraq Killings
Keeping American Hands Off Iraq
Middle East Online
After years of American-led sanctions followed by a US invasion and long occupation, Iraq is a shattered society with sectarian tensions again on the rise, but the Independent Institute's Ivan Eland says the United States should resist the impulse to ...
US envoy says Iraq following rule of law in al-Hashemi case
Iraq: "The Americans have inherited a political system doomed to failure"
The Kurds and Iraq's Sectarian Rift
NCR-Iran.org (press release)
Iran group say US responsible for members in Iraq
PARIS (Reuters) - The leader of an Iranian dissident group in Iraq said Friday the United States would be responsible for any harm that came to 3000 of its members who could be forcefully moved to a camp outside Baghdad that they describe as a prison. ...
Paris Conference: Obstructions by Iraq to a peaceful solution to Ashraf crisis ...
Camp Ashraf safety a final legacy for the US in Iraq
USCCAR Warns of Iraq's Intention to Transfer Camp Ashraf "Asylum Seekers" to a ...
New York Times
Political Role for Militants Worsens Fault Lines in Iraq
New York Times
BAGHDAD — It was one of the deadliest insurgent groups in Iraq in recent years, an Iranian-backed militia that bombed American military convoys and bases, assassinated dozens of Iraqi officials and tried to kidnap Americans even as the last soldiers ...
Iraq Shi'ite militia says US has 'failed,' pledges to lay down arms in wake of ...
Iraq hostage body 'to be returned'
Iraq militia says kidnapped Briton killed in escape
Iraq's Government Responds to Critics
New York Times
To the Editor: Re “How to Save Iraq From Civil War” (Op-Ed, Dec. 28): The gentlemen who wrote the article have seats in the Iraqi Parliament or government, granting them the powers and responsibilities to resolve differences, change or formulate the ...
Living Amid the Violence in Iraq
New York Times (blog)
It was my first morning in Baghdad in nearly five years, and, coincidentally, only days after the withdrawal of the American troops from Iraq. I expected the massive bombs would cause a large numbers of casualties, and the timing of the explosions ...
SKECHERS Presents Iraq War Veteran and Hike for Heroes' Troy Yocum with More ...
Business Wire (press release)
The 2011 fundraising drive was in support of Iraq War veteran Troy Yocum's Hike for Heroes campaign, which raised awareness and funds for military families in need as the former soldier walked across America. “I'm extremely grateful that SKECHERS ...