The Weekly Standard (blog)
Al Qaeda in Iraq threatens attacks in US
Los Angeles Times
WASHINGTON — The militant organization that was once the scourge of the U.S. militarycampaign in Iraq and probably is responsible for more than 100 deaths in the country over the last few days has set its sights on launching attacks in the United ...
Thomas L. Friedman: Syria is Iraq
Syrians flee to "safer" Iraq through reopened border
Al-Qaida in Iraq a growing threat, terror experts tell House committee
Voice of America
Al Qaeda claims responsibility for recent barrage of Iraq attacks
Los Angeles Times
The Islamic State of Iraq, an Iraqi group linked to Al Qaeda, has claimed responsibility for a Monday barrage of attacks reported to have killed at least 115 people across the country. The message, issued on extremist forums Tuesday, said the bombings ...
Al Qaeda claims responsibility for attacks in Iraq
Al-Qaida Affiliate Claims Iraq Attacks
Al-Qaeda: Iraq bloodshed marks new campaign
Iraq After The Americans
Nine years after his first visit to Baghdad, Al Jazeera reporter Sebastian Walker returns to Iraq to find out what future lies ahead for the country after the departure of U.S. troops. The United States is moving on, but where is Iraq headed? Across ...
The Daily Star
Iraq blacklists Chevron for Kurdish oil deals
BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Iraq hit out at Chevron Corp over its just-signed oil contract with Kurdistan, barring it from any oil agreements with the central government in a move meant to deter other companies from dealing directly with the semi-autonomous ...
Chevron Barred from Deals in Central, Southern Iraq
Syrian Kurds Receiving Military Training In Iraq: Barzani
Iraq blacklists Chevron over oil deal with Kurds
Iraq war vet: 'I'm here today' because of Allen West
Los Angeles Times
WASHINGTON – An Iraq war veteran has come to the aid of his former boss, Rep. Allen West, to tell how the Florida congressman handed over his body armor on the way to combat in Iraq, an act that might have saved the soldier's life. In a campaign spot ...
Iraq Cabinet Approves $500 Million to End Kuwait Airline Dispute
Iraq's Cabinet agreed to allocate $500 million from the budget to resolve a dispute with Kuwait over the debts of Iraqi Airways, State Minister Ali al-Dabbagh said. The Cabinet asked parliament to approve the allocation of $300 million from the 2012 ...
UN News Centre
Mandate Of UN Mission In Iraq Extended By A Year
(RTTNews) - The 15-member United Nations Security Council (UNSC) on Wednesday unanimously adopted a resolution which extended the mandate of the UN Assistance Mission for Iraq (UNAMI) by one more year. In the resolution, the Council also ...
UN calls for national reconciliation in Iraq
UN extends Iraq mission mandate
UN extends mandate of mission in Iraq
Iraq veteran wins appeal against Nashville police
NASHVILLE (AP) — An Iraq war veteran who filed a lawsuit against the Metro Nashville police department for reassigning him and then firing him after a deployment has won an appeal over back pay and damages. For the second time in the case, a federal ...
4 policemen killed in attacks in Iraq's Diyala
BAQUBA, Iraq, July 25 (Xinhua) -- Four policemen were killed and 12 people wounded in separate attacks on Wednesday in Iraq's eastern province of Diyala, a provincial police source told Xinhua. Two policemen were killed and three others wounded when ...
Social workers to be trained on aiding Iraq, Afghanistan vets
WASHINGTON — A new program is being launched to train thousands of social workers on how to aid troops coming home from Iraq and Afghanistan. First lady Michelle Obama's “Joining Forces” campaign says the training will help workers spot problems ...