Setting Iraq War dinner list no easy task
14, 2012, under USA Today News Over the course of a few days this month, the Pentagon hand-picked 64 troops as stand-ins for the 1.5 million Americans who fought in Iraq to attend a formal White House dinner Feb. 29 officially honoring service and ...
Exxon Faces Iraq Ire
ExxonMobil Corporation (XOM) will be banned from participating in Iraq's fourth oil and gas licensing auction scheduled to take place in May. ExxonMobil's exclusion from the auction is mainly due to the contracts that it signed with the country's ...
Iraq blocks Exxon Mobil from oil exploration bids
Iraq Blocks Exxon Mobil Exploration Bids
Iraq Likely to Stop Exxon From Oil Auction If It Follows Kurdistan Agreement ...
The Nation, Pakistan
3 dead, two dozen wounded in Iraq explosions
Such councils, also known as the Sons of Iraq, mainly consist of Sunni Arab fighters who turned against al Qaeda in late 2006. The US-backed movement is credited as one of the main factors that contributed to a drop in violence.
Officials: 2 separate attacks kill 3, wound 18 people in Iraq
Two killed, 16 wounded in Iraq attacks
Iraq-born Islamist cleric in Norway terror trial
After settling in Norway, Krekar founded the Kurdish Ansar al-Islam during visits to Iraq. Ansar al-Islam is listed as a terrorist organization by the United States and suspected of organizing suicide bombings against coalition forces in Iraq.
Iraqi-Born Islamist Cleric in Norway Terror Trial
Iraq Arms, Soldiers Smuggled Into Syria, Say Officials
By Khalid al-Taie MOSUL, Iraq, Feb 13 (Reuters) - Weapons and Sunni Muslim insurgents are seeping from Iraq into Syria, Iraqi officials and arms dealers say, fuelling violence in a country that once sent guns and militants the other way.
Iraqi fighters, arms trickle into war-torn Syria
Shifting Sands in the Middle East
The Daily Star
Can al Qaeda tap into Syria rage?
It was the latest example of al-Zawahiri's growing focus on opportunities for al Qaeda amid the upheavals in the Arab world, from Iraq to Egypt to Yemen, Libya and now Syria. The video that appeared on jihadist forums Friday damned Syria's "sectarian, ...
The Battle for Syria
Syrian move a face-saver for al-Qaeda
Al-Qaeda alert: tentacles spread despite the killing of Bin Laden
Iraq Vet's Disappearance Flummoxes Family, Friends
Dewees, who followed Janice into the Marine Corps, said she was "fine" after completing basic training but that she was changed by a seven-month deployment to Iraq in late 2006 and early 2007. According to her father, Janice was stationed first at Camp ...
Legacy of US Iraq's Invasion : Near extinction of Christian population?
By Navaid Hamid With the withdrawal of the US led forces from Iraq, Operation Iraqi freedom turns into Operation Iraqi Christians decimation. Around fourteen months back, in November 2010, I had written about the pressures on the Christian minority ...
Iraq aims to more than double northern oil output
KIRKUK, Iraq — Iraq aims to more than double northern oil production from around 600000 barrels per day (bpd) to about 1.3 million bpd by the end of 2014, executives from the Northern Oil Co told AFP. "We adopted a plan to increase the production" and ...
Iraq Aims To Boost Northern Oil Output To 1 Million Barrels A Day-Executives
Iraq Blocks Exxon License Bid
Wall Street Journal
By HASSAN HAFIDH The oil giant has been told by Iraq that it won't be allowed to participate in the next round of bidding for oil and gas licenses because of deals it signed with Kurdistan last year. Dow Jones's James Herron has been following the ...
Iraq May Bar Exxon From Oil Auction If It Pursues Kurdistan Deal
Exxon Barred From Iraq's 4th Energy Licensing Round
Iraq opens new Gulf crude export outlet