New York Daily News
Iraq Bomb Attacks Hit Crowded Restaurant, Police Patrol
By SAMEER N. YACOUB 05/31/12 09:47 AM ET BAGHDAD -- Bombs exploded at a crowded Baghdad restaurant and a near police patrol Thursday, among attacks that killed at least 18 people and wounded 53 in Iraq's bloodiest day in more than a month, ...
Bomb attacks in Iraq kill 18 people, wound 53
Iraq VP's lawyers ask for president to testify
Iraqi VP's lawyers want president to testify
Mother Nature Network
Iraq Starts First Auction of Oil, Gas Exploration Rights
By Kadhim Ajrash and Khalid Al-Ansary on May 31, 2012 Iraq failed to attract partners for most of the 12 oil and natural-gas exploration licenses offered in a two-day auction at which Asian and Russian bidders were more active than Western companies.
Lukoil-led group wins Iraq oil block bid
Oil firms shun Iraq's 4th energy auction
Iraq energy auction ends with 3 of 12 lots sold, tough contracts for ...
The Daily Star
Bomb attacks in Iraq kill 18, wound 53
BAGHDAD (AP) – Bombs exploded at a crowded Baghdad restaurant and a near police patrol Thursday, among attacks that killed at least 18 people and wounded 53 in Iraq's bloodiest day in more than a month, police and hospital medics said.
Iraq president rebuffs move to unseat premier
Iraqi president rebuffs move to unseat premier
House passes bill funding veterans' medical care, compensation for service ...
WASHINGTON — The Republican-controlled House approved legislation Thursday to boost health care spending for veterans and provide more money to compensate record numbers of Iraq and Afghanistan war veterans claiming service-related disabilities as ...
House takes up veterans funding bill
House passes veterans funding bill
Veteran Disability Claims Rising
Is Syria becoming the new Iraq?
(CNN) -- For four decades, consecutive generations of the Assad family -- Bashar al-Assad succeeded his father as Syrian president in 2000 -- have interfered in Lebanon to the west, and Iraq to the east. Syrian agents assassinated rivals and pumped in ...
Austin to honor Iraq War veterans with parade
Vietnam War veteran David Thomas, left, speaks to the media about a July parade and job fair for Iraq War veterans during a press conference Thursday. The parade will march down Congress Avenue and end at the Capitol with a brief ceremony.
Grassroots organization plans parade, job fair for Austin Iraq veterans
Meeting Iraq's Electricity Needs: Baghdad's Newest Power Plant Enters Service ...
MarketWatch (press release)
Featuring GE (NYSE:GE) technology, the Taji Power Plant has become the newest power project in the greater Baghdad area to begin producing electricity to help Iraq's Ministry of Electricity (MOE) meet the country's urgent energy needs.
UK-Turkey Investment Opportunities in Iraq
By Gastech Specialist Events As Iraq starts to recover after civil unrest now is the time for the international community to understand the current issues which will help mould the country's future through investment. At the Pre-Forum Executive ...
Obama highlights end of Iraq war
... Bureau WASHINGTON — Paying tribute to dead soldiers and their families, President Obama said Monday that the nation had reached a “milestone” of relative peace, noting the end of the Iraq war and plans to end America's role in the Afghan war.
The VA's Shameful Betrayal
Nearly 400 teen soldiers killed in Iraq, Afghanistan remembered with crosses ...
Memorial Day: Among post-9/11 veterans, deepening antiwar sentiment
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?
On Memorial Day, Obama talks of closure for wars old and new