Insurgents And Troops Clash in Iraq
New York Times
Published: July 26, 2012. CAIRO — Insurgents from Al Qaeda in Iraq clashed with the country's security forces on Thursday, the second attack this week in what the insurgent group's leader has depicted as a new offensive aimed at recapturing lost ground.
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By virtue of signing contracts with the Kurdistan Regional Government, ExxonMobil and Chevron simultaneously established a business deal in Iraq and were banned from doing business in Iraq. Confused? Don't be. It's just another day of doing business in ...
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Atlanta Journal Constitution
Iraq Clashes: Violence Between Militants And Security Forces Leave 19 Dead ...
BAGHDAD — Militants downed an Iraqi army helicopter on Thursday in clashes that have killed at least 19 people including 11 policemen, a regional official said, in what appeared to be part of an al-Qaida surge to retake one of its former strongholds.
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Iraq spokesman: 12 killed, helicopter downed in clashes between security ...
Christian Science Monitor
Fallout From Syrian Conflict Lands In Iraq, Lebanon
Tamara Cofman Wittes of the Brookings Institution's Saban Center joined us to talk about a couple of those neighbors, starting with the one that does not support the insurgency, Iraq and Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki. TAMARA COFMAN WITTES: The ...
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Kansas City Star
Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan, in comments late Wednesday, said Turkey would not accept an entity in northern Syria governed by the Iraq-based Kurdistan Workers Party, or PKK, which has long waged a guerrilla war against Turkey, and its ...
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Report says Iraq 'rebuilders' died by hundreds
Albany Times Union
WASHINGTON — In the first tally of its kind, a federal investigative agency has calculated that at least 719 people, nearly half of them Americans, were killed working on projects to rebuild Iraq following the U.S. invasion in 2003. The toll ...
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The Voice of Russia
Syria is Iraq
Lord knows I am rooting for the opposition forces in Syria to quickly prevail on their own and turn out to be as democratically inclined as we hope. But the chances of this best-of-all-possible outcomes is low. That's because Syria is a lot like Iraq ...
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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 ...
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Iraq war veteran, 25, shoots himself dead in front of father after battle with ...
On a warm summer afternoon, Michael Ecker, a 25-year-old Iraq war veteran, called out to his father from a leafy spot in their backyard. Then, as the two stood steps apart, Michael saluted, raised a gun to his head and pulled the trigger. 'His eyes ...
First female Mo. soldier killed in Iraq honored
FORT LEONARD WOOD, Mo. -- Fort Leonard Wood is honoring the first female soldier from Missouri who was killed in action in Iraq. A building at the fort will be dedicated Thursday to Sgt. Amanda Pinson, who died in Iraq in 2006. A memorial plaque will ...