Iraq's Kurds Seek Greater Clout Through Oil...
Iraq's minority Kurds are upping the ante with their go-it-alone oil policy, luring some of Big Oil's biggest players and again challenging Iraq's central government to a showdown over a shared export route. It's a risky gamble. The Kurds' handling of ...
Iraq's Kurds seek greater clout through oil policy
Iraq's oil output overtakes Iran's
The International Energy Agency, the Western countries' oil watchdog, said Friday that Iraq last month produced more than 3 million barrels a day, the highest output since the U.S.-led invasion nearly a decade ago. At the same time, Iranian oil output ...
Iraq oil production surpasses Iran
Iraqi oil output overtakes Iran's
Iraq: Insurgents Attack Worshipers at Mosque
New York Times
A string of insurgent attacks, including a car bombing against a Shiite mosque, killed 10 people in Iraq on Friday, officials said. The car bomb struck the mosque as worshipers were praying in a village near Mosul, 225 miles northwest of Baghdad.
Iraq Violence: String Of Attacks Leaves At Least 10 Dead
Insurgent attacks in Iraq kill 10 and injure dozens more
Suicide bomber hits North Iraq Shi'ite mosque, kills five
Echoes of Iraq: Yemen's War Against al-Qaeda Takes a Familiar Turn
If the tribal uprising against al-Qaeda sounds familiar, then you are hearing echoes of Iraq. Aysh Awas, director of Security and Strategic Studies at Sheba, a think tank in Sana'a, told TIME that Ansar al-Shari'a — the political front of Al-Qaeda in ...
Globe and Mail
IRAQ-SYRIA: Iraqi Kurdistan welcomes Syrian brethren, for now
Established in April, after Syrian Kurds started fleeing the conflict in Syria in larger numbers, it is already home to more than 2500 of the 10000 Syrian refugees who have settled in the autonomous Kur dish region of northern Iraq. New arrivals keep ...
Nearly 150000 Syrian refugees seek UN help
Syrian refugees near 150000 as exodus grows: UN
Iraq war vet charged in deadly overdose
NEWARK, N.J. -- Authorities have arrested an Iraq war veteran on charges of giving heroin to a fellow vet who died of an overdose at a Veterans Affairs hospital in New Jersey. Authorities have charged 28-year-old Ryan Krieger with distribution of ...
Iraq War veteran accused of distributing heroin, covering up involvement after ...
Feds charge Iraq vet with giving fellow patient fatal heroin from Paterson
The Express Tribune
Bomb stuck to minibus kills 4 in Iraq
BAGHDAD — A bomb attached to a minibus killed four people south of the capital Baghdad, an Iraqi official said Tuesday. Maj. Muthana Khalid, spokesman of the Hilla provincial police, said the bombing was late Monday as the vehicle was travelling 50 ...
Gunmen kill 8 members of family in northern Iraq
Minibus bombing kills 4 in Iraq
Officials : Attacks kill 4 policemen in Iraq
The Daily Star
Iraq oil output exceeds 3 mln barrels for first time since 2002
The Daily Star
Iraq pumped 3.08 million barrels a day in July, 115000 barrels more than the previous month, OPEC's Vienna-based secretariat said Friday in its Monthly Oil Market Report. The Persian Gulf state for a second month outpaced Iran, whose output dropped by ...
Attack in Asadabad - Army News | News from Afghanistan & Iraq - Army Times
A brigade command sergeant major and two officers were killed Aug. 8 in a deadly suicide bomb attack that also claimed the life of an American civilian. Command Sgt. Maj. Kevin J. Griffin, 45, was the senior enlisted soldier for 4th Brigade Combat Team ...
Sydney Morning Herald
Iraq scandal: former AWB boss fined
Sydney Morning Herald
Mr Lindberg admitted to four breaches of the Corporations Act. They do not relate to AWB's payment of kickbacks to shore up lucrative wheat sales to Iraq before the country was invaded by US-led forces in 2003, but rather his failure afterwards to ...
Australian wheat boss punished for Iraq bribes