Nineteen prisoners escape jail in Iraq's Kirkuk
KIRKUK, Iraq (Reuters) - Nineteen prisoners, most facing terrorism charges, escaped from a temporary prison in Iraq's northern city of Kirkuk through a ventilation window on Friday, a senior local police official said. Police patrols had been deployed ...
Iraq terror suspects escape in Kirkuk jail break
17 detainees escape in Iraq prison break
Iraq Prison Break: Police Launch Manhunt For 17 Escaped Detainees
The Strategic Dimensions of the Baghdad Summit
Huffington Post (blog)
New York -- The Arab Summit scheduled to be held next week in Baghdad is of the utmost importance for the six countries of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC), first in terms of Iraq's return to the Arab community, and second in terms of the impact of ...
Summit lockdown frustrates Baghdad residents
Fugitive Iraq VP says bodyguard tortured to death
Iraq's Sunni lawmakers accuse government of torturing to death fugitive VP's ...
Predicting Iraq's future
The US invasion of Iraq began 9 years ago this week, triggering a conflict that cost the US approximately 4500 lives and a trillion dollars of taxpayers' money. In honor of that anniversary, Wikistrat's an alytic “crowd” debated: a) what America ...
Kurds Threaten Secession From Iraq
Iraq Still Studying Lifting Of Bidding Ban On Exxon
Iraq still considering Exxon bidding ban
U.S. News University
Reports send mixed message on veterans employment
By KEVIN FREKING The unemployment rate for military veterans of Iraq and Afghanistan has dipped recently after months of riding higher than the national average, but some analysts caution it's too early to tell if the progress is real or a blip.
State disability funds going broke, and going away
Veteran unemployment up slightly in 2011
Veteran Unemployment: 2011 Jobless Rate At 12.1% For Iraq And Afghanistan Vets ...
Missing mom of Iraq war veteran in murder-suicide found dead
The missing mother of an Iraq war veteran who police say killed his family in a murder-suicide was found dead on Thursday off a rural Northern California road. Gilroy police and volunteers had been looking for 52-year-old Martha Gutierrez since last ...
Mother of Gilroy Iraq war veteran found dead
Mom of Calif. war vet in murder-suicide found dead
Missing mom's body found in Gilroy Iraq vet murder-suicide spree
The Associated Press
Iraq's Sadr stages Shi'ite show of force before summit
By Aref Mohammed | BASRA (Reuters) - Up to a million followers of Iraqi cleric Moqtada al-Sadr took to the streets on Monday in a massive show of force before an Arab League summit which Iraq's long-oppressed Shi'ite majority view as their debut on the ...
Al-Qaida claims responsibility for Iraq attacks
Al Qaeda claims responsibility for Iraq attacks
Kurdish president blasts Baghdad for hoarding power, threatens to disrupt ...
Wax museum spurs sticky situation in Iraq
The Associated Press
NAJAF, Iraq (AP) — 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 ...
Iraq must probe claims VP's guard tortured: HRW
The Daily Star
BAGHDAD: Human Rights Watch on Friday called for Iraq to launch a criminal investigation into allegations that a bodyguard of the country's fugitive Sunni vice president who died in custody was tortured. Amir Sarbut Zaidan al-Batawi died earlier this ...
Iraq: Investigate Death of VP's Bodyguard in Custody
Iraq's judiciary denies Hashemi bodyguard tortured
HRW Calls on Iraq To Investigate Torture Claims
Wall Street Journal
Convicted Combat Vets Watch Each Other's Backs to Stay Out of Prison
Wall Street Journal
SAN DIEGO—In Iraq, Chris Stavran relied on his buddies to keep him alive. On the streets back home, he relies on them to keep him out of prison. Two years after leaving the Marine Corps, Mr. Stavran has become part of a judicial experiment, ...