Globe and Mail
Iraq and Afghanistan veterans return medals to NATO leaders
CHICAGO - US veterans of the Iraq and Afghanistan wars threw their medals towards the site of the NATO Summit May 20 in what was called the most dramatic antiwar action by ex-GIs since Vietnam. One-by-one, more than 40 service members from all branches ...
Senate panel votes to cut money to Pakistan, Iraq, Egypt in foreign aid budget ...
Veterans Throw Medals Into the Street as Protest Against Wars in Iraq and ...
VIDEO: US veterans of Iraq and Afghanistan return war medals at NATO summit
Kurdish Oil Pipeline Could Split Iraq
Huffington Post (blog)
Nearly 10 years of oversight from the US military in Iraq has done little to erase simmering sectarian issues in Iraq. A trilateral democratic government composed of Shiite, Sunni and Kurdish leaders was expected to keep Iraq self-contained and out of ...
Kurds' oil deal with Turkey will hit Iraq
Iraq warns Turkey over Kurdistan pipeline deal
The New War in Iraq: US Occupation Shifts to Proxy Subversion
Family remembers Hispanic soldier killed 8 yrs ago in Iraq
The parents of Isela Rubalcava, an Hispanic soldier who died eight years ago in Iraq, will remember their daughter with special intensity this Memorial Day weekend. It was two days before Mother's Day that Army Sgt. Rubalcava, the El Paso-born daughter ...
Middle East Online
Iran, Iraq Trade Increased to $11 Billion, Tehran Times Says
Iranian trade with Iraq increased to $11 billion in the last Iranian year, Tehran Times reported, citing the Islamic Republic's ambassador to Baghdad, Hassan Danaeifar. Bilateral trade is expected to reach as much as $15 billion in the Iranian year ...
Iran Gets New Offer From Powers at Nuclear Talks Amid Iraq Ruin
After Iraq war, Britain 'discussing role in any Iran-Israel conflict'
Iran-Iraq trade transactions stood at over $11bn last year: Envoy
Iraq war vet turns to crowd-sourcing to create killer iphone game
San Francisco Chronicle (press release)
Thumbs Media Gaming Studios, a veteran owned small business, is turning to Kickstarter.com to bring their idea of a killer game for the iPhone and Android mobile phones into reality Arlington VA (PRWEB) May 24, 2012 Thumbs Media LLC, a veteran owned ...
Bombing Kills Lebanese Pilgrims in Iraq
Wall Street Journal
The attack, near Ramadi in the predominantly Sunni province of Anbar, came one day after several Lebanese Shiite pilgrims were abducted in northern Syria, ratcheting up sectarian tensions and further drawing Iraq and Lebanon into Syria's conflict.
Pair of attacks in Iraq kill 5 people, including 3 Lebanese pilgrims
Three Lebanese pilgrims killed in Iraq bombing
Gunmen attack bus in Iraq, killing 2 people
Army culls ranks by raising standards
Detroit Free Press
In sharp contrast to the peak years of the Iraq and Afghanistan wars, the Army last year didn't take any recruits with misconduct convictions or drug or alcohol issues, according to internal documents obtained by the Associated Press.
U.S. Army more selective on recruits, re-enlistments
US Army becomes more selective with recruits, re-enlistments
In Iraq, a clash of treasures past, present and future
By Aseel Kami | BABYLON, Iraq (Reuters) - In the ancient city of Babylon, once home to the fabled Hanging Gardens, an extended oil pipeline has churned through the dirt and dug up a conundrum: which takes precedence, preserving Iraq's heritage or ...
Gone, but not forgotten: Iraq war flag tribute to end at Monday ceremony (WITH ...
By PAUL POST MILTON — For the past eight years, a peaceful hillside has been covered with small yellow flags, each one representing a US soldier killed in Iraq. In December, when the last American troops came home, the number — 4486 — finally ...
Sacrifices from Afghanistan and Iraq wars honored on Boston Common
The Patriot Ledger
Alexander was killed in 2004 in Iraq. (AP Photo/Steven Senne) By Andy Metzger Massachusetts has lost 159 soldiers in the country's two wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, a sacrifice that was marked by government officials and surviving family members in a ...