Shootings, bombings kill 55 across Iraq
Cars burned, school desks were bloodied, bandaged victims lay in hospitals and pools of blood were left with the wounded on floors of bombed businesses after the daylong series of attacks in 12 cities across Iraq. The assault demonstrated how ...
Coordinated Attacks Bombard Iraq, Killing Dozens
Widespread shootings, bombings kill 55 across Iraq
Widespread Attacks Kill Dozens Across Iraq
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Farmers furious after Iraq stops buying US rice
DAYTON, Texas (AP) — The talk of the day among Ray Stoesser and other rice farmers is Iraq's decision not to buy US rice, a stinging move that adds to a stressful year punctuated by everything from drought to unusual heat. DAYTON, Texas (AP) — The ...
Summary Box: Iraq stops buying US rice
Fears of 'another Iraq' if troops enter Syria
"Syria sits next to Lebanon, Israel, Jordan, Turkey, Iraq – what happens in Syria has an effect on all of those countries and the consequences of any outside intervention are much more difficult to foresee." Instead, he said, world leaders including ...
Iraq approves $100.5 bln budget for 2012
(Adds detail, background) By Aseel Kami BAGHDAD Feb 23 (Reuters) - Iraq's parliament approved on Thursday a much delayed $100 billion budget for 2012, based on an average oil price of $85 per barrel and 2.6 million barrels per day (bpd) in crude ...
Iraq parliament approves 2012 budget
Iraq parliament passes USD-100-bln federal budget
Guess who's coming to the Iraq dinner
By Chris Lawrence The Pentagon released the list of the 78 members of the armed forces who are invited to next week's White House dinner to honor Iraq veterans. (Read the list here) The February 29 dinner, hosted by President Barack Obama and the first ...
White House Dinner Guest List Includes 64 Iraq Vets
No Second Iraq
(Karen Bleier/AFP/Getty Images) In case your memory needed refreshing, yesterday's front-page New York Times story noted the parallel between the run-up to the invasion of Iraq and current talk over Iran. And just as important as understanding the ...
In din over Iran, echoes of Iraq war
Iran Through the Optics of Iraq
Gulf War III isn't an option
Iwo Jima, Iraq violence and a push for a Syrian cease-fire: Morning roundup
Washington Post (blog)
(AP) — Dozens of people were killed in Iraq on Thursday after a series of bomb blasts went off in Baghdad. (Washington Post) — President Obama apologized to Afghanistan president Hamid Karzai over the Koran burning incident that triggered violent ...
Iraq to Raise Crude Oil Production to 4 Million Barrels in 2013
Iraq plans to increase its production of crude oil to 4 million barrels a day in 2013, an oil ministry spokesman told state-run Iraqiya television. “Iraq is on its way to reaching production capacity of 12 million barrels of crude oil a day but will ...
The Associated Press
Soldier defers plea in WikiLeaks case
The Associated Press
Defense lawyers say Manning was emotionally troubled and shouldn't have had access to classified material nor have been sent to Iraq for a tour of duty. A court-martial defendant can defer entering a plea until the start of the trial and defer choosing ...
Iraq seeks to educate more students in US
Stars and Stripes
"No country can get out of the suffering and backwardness without the development of higher education," said Ali al-Adeeb, Iraq's minister of higher education, who met Tuesday with State Department officials. Adeeb and several of his top deputies will ...
US-Iraq Joint Coordinating Committee for Cultural and Educational Cooperation
Despite Challenges, Iraq and US Universities Agree to Work Toward More ...