Iraq fugitive VP charged with murdering six judges
BAGHDAD, April 30 (Reuters) - Iraq's fugitive Vice President Tareq al-Hashemi and some of his bodyguards have been charged with murdering six judges and a series of other killings, a judiciary spokesman said on Monday. Hashemi, one of Iraq's top Sunni ...
Trial of Iraq's fugitive Sunni VP to open Thursday
Iraq Seeks to Buy Trains, Solicits Bids From Alstom, Datong
Iraq wants to buy 10 passenger trains and has asked companies including France's Alstom SA (ALO) to submit bids, according to the country's railway company. Chinese businesses including Datong Electric Locomotive Co. have been invited to submit bids, ...
Iraq And Afghan Casualties: California Still Leads The Nation In War Deaths
By GW Schulz When Chief Warrant Officer Nicholas Johnson's Black Hawk helicopter went down during bad weather April 19, killing him and three others, he became the 671st service member from California to die in the combined Iraq and Afghanistan wars.
Iraq to get first F-16 jets in early 2014: official
BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Iraq will receive the first 24 of 36 F-16 fighter jets it has ordered from the United States at the beginning of 2014, a senior official told Reuters on Sunday. Under deposed dictator Saddam Hussein, Iraq's air force was one of the ...
Iraq leaders call for solution to political crisis
Swedish fund FMG targets Mongolia consumers, Iraq
Turning to Iraq, the Swedish firm is benefitting from firm oil prices and is rebuilding itself after a ravaging war that lasted nearly a decade. Iraq, with its large untapped oil reserves, could overtake Saudi Arabia as the world's largest oil producer ...
International Business Times
Starwood Hotels plans return to Iraq 20 years after Gulf War
Danbury News Times
Starwood signed agreements to operate two hotels in Erbil, Iraq, Guido De Wilde, senior vice president for the Middle East, said in an interview in Dubai Monday. The hotelier will operate a 250-room Four Points by Sheraton and a Sheraton property with ...
Iraq Is Okay Again For Western Hotel Operators: Starwood Wants Back In, 20 ...
Starwood Hotels and Resorts Expands Presence into Iraq
Starwood returns to Iraq after 20 years
Iraq Wants Country to Reopen Embassy in Baghdad
Abuja — Iraq has called on Nigeria to re-open its embassy in Baghdad to further strengthen relations between both countries. Nigeria and Iraq closed their respective embassies in 2003, but Iraq re-opened its own in 2007 after the war in that country.
Kuwait News Agency
Kuwait, Iraq Ink Major Accords
AINA (press release)
He also noted that HH the Prime Minister of Kuwait and other Kuwaiti officials would visit Iraq ahead of the yearend, to follow up on these issues and several memoranda. Zebari said the minutes addressed double-taxation, encouraging investments and ...
Kuwait, Iraq upbeat on talks Sensitive dossiers discussed
Iraq lures Kuwaiti, foreign investors to have stake in development ventures
Longford Energy Inc. Announces Closing of the Sale of Its Interest in the Chia ...
MarketWatch (press release)
... or "the Company") is pleased to announce the closing of the previously announced transaction to sell its 40 per cent undivided interest in the Chia Surkh Block in the Kurdistan region of Iraq to Genel Energy plc (the "Sale Transaction").
Iraq comes full circle with unique Shakespeare's 'Romeo and Juliet'
Knit throughout are the little details of life in Iraq. A US general makes a cameo. Staccato machine-gun fire provides background noise. When the sexual imagery from the Queen Mab speech by Mercutio in Shakespeare's original was deemed too risque for ...
From Shylock to Romeo, Iraq Blooms
Romeo and Juliet fighting for love in Iraq