Iraq bombings meant to target summit security, militant group says
By Mohammed Tawfeeq, CNN A militant group with al Qaeda links claim responsibility for a deadly wave of bombings across Iraq on Tuesday March 20. Baghdad (CNN) -- A militant group with links to al Qaeda claimed responsibility for a deadly wave of ...
Al-Qaida claims responsibility for Iraq attacks
Iraqi al Qaeda claims bombs targeting summit security
Attacks kill 46 across Iraq ahead of Arab summit
IRAQ NOTEBOOK: Wax statues in Shiite holy city prompt awe by fans, cries of ...
NAJAF, Iraq — An exhibit of wax statues depicting some of Shiite Muslims' most beloved clerics, aimed at paying tribute to this Iraqi holy city's contributions to culture, has been dipped in controversy as some Sunnis decry the figures as heretical.
An Iraq-style civil war seems to be taking off in Syria
These terrorists are not necessarily Al-Qaida militants who, according to some reports, infiltrated into Syria from Iraq, nor are they necessarily radical Islamists from a stronghold in Tripoli, Lebanon who could easily infiltrate Syria with supplies ...
Syrian troops seize rebel bastion; UN backs Annan mission
Washington Preparing for More War
The Associated Press
Cheney Iraq War Critic Arrest Case Heard by US Supreme Court
The man, Steven Howards, criticized the Iraq war and touched the vice president's shoulder with his open hand. A federal appeals court in Denver refused to throw out the case. In their high court appeal, the agents said they must make split-second ...
Cheney Iraq War Critic Arrest Case Heard by U.S. Supreme Court
Does Secret Service protection trump speech rights? Supreme Court hears case.
Confronting The VP May Be Impolite. Is It A Crime?
Fugitive Iraq VP says bodyguard tortured to death
BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Iraq's fugitive Vice President Tareq al-Hashemi accused the government on Wednesday of torturing to death one of his bodyguards, an accusation that could make it more difficult to resolve a case that has split the country's politics ...
Iraq's Govt. in Crisis Again as Iraqiya Issues Ultimatum
Veteran Unemployment: 2011 Jobless Rate At 12.1% For Iraq And Afghanistan Vets ...
The unemployment rate for veterans who fought in Iraq and Afghanistan rose to 12.1 in 2011, up from 11.5 in 2010, according to the BLS. Non-veterans saw a jobless rate of 8.7 percent last year, down from 9.4 percent in 2010. But President Barack Obama ...
Iraq and Afghanistan Vets Saw High Unemployment in 2011: Drawdowns, defense ...
Unemployment Rises for Afghanistan and Iraq Era Veterans
City group to host welcome home parade for Iraq War veterans
Iraq Has Role to Play in Boosting Oil Supplies
21, 2012 - March 21 (Bloomberg) -- Luay Jawad al Khatteeb, chief executive officer of Iraq Energy, discusses global oil supplies and tensions surrounding the Strait of Hormuz transit route. He speaks from Hong Kong with Caroline Hyde on Bloomberg ...
New York Times
Oil Export Security Is Priority for Iraq, Al Khatteeb Says
Securing outlets for the export of Iraqi oil should tension with Iran disrupt Middle East supplies is a priority, said Luay Jawad Al Khatteeb, the executive director of the privately-funded Iraq Energy institute. “It will need strategic planning and ...
Iraq wants alternative routes to ship oil amid Iran tensions
Iraq Unveils Contingency-Plan Details In Case Hormuz Shut -Spokesman
Iraq approves Hormuz oil exports contingency plan
Happy Ninth Anniversary Iraq Invasion!
Just like with my own wedding anniversary, I'm a few days late recognizing the ninth anniversary of the beginning of the Iraq War, but sincere in marking the occasion none the less. As with wedding anniversaries (I am really sorry honey, I thought you ...
Iraq Plans to Load Tanker at Offshore Southern Terminal in Days
Iraq, with the fifth-largest oil reserves, will load a tanker in the next few days from a southern offshore terminal halted because of unfavorable weather, said Asim Jihad, an oil ministry spokesman. “It is hopeful that today or tomorrow an oil tanker ...