Iraq's 4th energy auction gets muted interest
By SINAN SALAHEDDIN Iraq's fourth postwar energy auction drew a cool response from foreign energy companies Wednesday, dealing a setback to the country's hopes to dig out from years of conflict and sanctions and develop its vast untapped hydrocarbon ...
Iraq's terms deter oil, gas explorers at auction
Only 1 successful bid in Iraq oil, gas auction
Iraq Starts First Auction of Oil, Gas Exploration Rights
The Daily Star
Iraq president rebuffs move to unseat premier
Kansas City Star
By QASSIM ABDUL-ZAHRA AP BAGHDAD -- A broad alliance seeking to unseat Iraq's prime minister on Wednesday failed to persuade the country's president to make a first move by calling a parliamentary no-confidence vote against the government, ...
Iraqi president rebuffs move to unseat premier
The Big Memorial Day Joke
Huffington Post (blog)
A Vietnam veteran sits down next to an Iraq veteran and asks him, "How long have you been living in this homeless shelter." The Iraq veteran responds, "Ever since Memorial Day." And they laugh and laugh. Really, why shouldn't they?
One Simple Rule for US Military Intervention
Obama highlights end of Iraq war during Memorial Day commemoration
On Memorial Day, Obama talks of closure for wars old and new
Red double-decker buses make a comeback in Iraq
Seattle Post Intelligencer
SAMEER N. YACOUB, AP People board a double-decker bus in downtown Baghdad, Iraq, Wednesday, May 30, 2012. Iraqis are hailing the return of red double-decker buses to Baghdad's streets, a sign that the country is trying to restore some normalcy after a ...
Iraq signs housing deal with S.Korea's Hanwha
Hanwha deal part of $50 bln housing plan * Housing shortage one key concern for Iraqis BAGHDAD May 30 (Reuters) - Iraq signed a final contract worth $7.75 billion with South Korea's Hanwha Engineering & Construction company to build 100000 housing ...
Iraq signs deal with South Korean firm
Obama links Vietnam, Iraq, Afghanistan
By David Jackson, USA TODAY President Obama did not specifically cite the intense debates over the Iraq and Afghanistan wars yesterday, but he did seem to allude to them when discussing the legacy of Vietnam 50 years on. Rejecting the hawk-vs.
Mac Deford: Reflections on Memorial Day: What Have We Learned?
Obama highlights end of Iraq war
Nearly 400 teen soldiers killed in Iraq, Afghanistan remembered with crosses ...
Scars of Iraq war haunt US policy in Syria
All three fought battles with the president when he was serving on the Senate Armed Services Committee about the war in Iraq and the American troop surge in that country. They were vindicated in that the increase of US forces did allow Iraq to be ...
Iraq to Cut Basrah Crude Exports by 15% in First Half of June
Iraq will reduce its daily exports of Basrah Light crude from the Persian Gulf by 15 percent in the first half of June compared with shipments in the previous two weeks, a loading program obtained by Bloomberg News showed.
Iran seeks to sabotage Iraq's oil drive
Here's How US Weapons Are Protecting Iraq's Oil Now That The War Is Over
JP Morgan expects Iraqi oil production rise
UAE, Iraq hold bilateral talks
New York Daily News
Abu Dhabi, May 30 (IANS/WAM) The United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Iraq have held bilateral talks. UAE's Minister for Higher Education and Scientific Research Nahyan bin Mubarak Al Nahyan received a visiting Iraqi delegation led by advisor to the ministry ...
Iraq is not a helpless satellite of Iran
The Daily Star
By Aymenn Jawad al-Tamimi How much influence does Iran really wield in Iraq? This question has long been debated. In light of the recent American troop withdrawal, it has also become more relevant, especially in light of rumors that Iran plans to have ...
Iraq: A satellite state of Iran?