Desmond Tutu says Blair, Bush should be 'made to answer' for Iraq
Writing in an op-ed published by The Observer newspaper, the Nobel laureate accused the former leaders of the United Kingdom and the United States of fabricating a motive to invade Iraq, namely that it possessed weapons of mass destruction, and said ...
Britain's Ex-PM Blair Rejects Tutu's Charge On Iraq War
Desmond Tutu: George Bush, Tony Blair should face trial at the Hague
Tutu Calls for Trial of Bush and Blair
Christian Science Monitor
Iraq oil exports hit 30-year high
Christian Science Monitor
Iraq's oil exports have climbed steadily since last year, thanks to a handful of international oil companies operating in Iraq and to the inauguration of two new export terminals in the Persian Gulf early this year. Iraq holds the world's fourth ...
New York Times (blog)
Obama vows help to soldiers, marks Iraq war end
(AP) FORT BLISS, Texas - In an election-year reminder that he ended the war in Iraq, President Barack Obama vowed Friday to help soldiers, veterans and their families overcome economic and health care struggles as they return to the nation they have ...
President Obama's Weekly Address Marks the Anniversary of the Iraq War's End
Obama Honors Anniversary of Iraq Pullout
Obama defends foreign policy record
Obama campaign to highlight drawdowns in Iraq, Afghanistan
The Hill (blog)
Surrounded by 5,000 troops at Ft. Bliss on Friday, President Obama proudly declared that he had marked the end of combat operations in the war in Iraq two years ago in the same location. Obama's speech at the El Paso, Tex., Army base was a preview of ...
Mitt Romney failed to mention Iraq, Afghanistan or the troops in RNC speech
Why the Republicans Ignored Afghanistan, Pakistan, Iraq & Iran at This Year's ...
Gun found near body of Iraq veteran, 29, fatally shot by Tacoma police
The Seattle Times (blog)
The Associated Press. TACOMA — A man fatally shot by a Tacoma police officer has been identified as a 29-year-old Army sergeant stationed at Joint Base Lewis-McChord in Washington state. A base spokesman said Sgt. Prince Gavin, of Chicago, deployed ...
Gambia, Iraq executions buck worldwide abolitionist trend
Los Angeles Times
Human rights advocates the world over have been shocked and outraged by Gambia's first executions in 27 years and an escalation in hangings in Iraq that has already sent 91 to their deaths this year. GlobalFocus The rash of executions in the two ...
Human rights group condemns Iraq's lack of transparency in executions
UN joins calls for Iraq death penalty moratorium
Iraq's oil exports hit highest level in 30 years
BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraq's Oil Ministry says crude oil exports have averaged 2.565 million barrels a day in August, the highest level in more than three decades. Ministry spokesman Assem Jihad said Sunday that last month's revenues stood at $8.442 billion ...
Tutu: Bush, Blair Should Face Trial for Iraq Actions
Voice of America (blog)
Archbishop Desmond Tutu says former U.S. president George W. Bush and former British prime minister Tony Blair acted like “playground bullies” when they decided to invade Iraq in 2003, and should face trial for their actions. In a scathing assessment ...
Hundreds of British soldiers face Iraq war investigation
Sydney Morning Herald
Investigators with the Iraq Historic Allegations Team (IHAT) have identified more than 100 serving and former members of the armed forces who they want to interview about the alleged torture of Iraqi civilians. But the number under investigation is ...
British soldiers to be questioned over Iraq war crimes
Iraqi Kurdistan to keep pumping oil to Sept. 15-sources
Kurdistan to keep pumping oil until Sept. 15 - sources. * Decision to give Baghdad more time to make payments. * Kurds have said ready to restart negotiations. By Ahmed Rasheed. BAGHDAD, Sept 1 (Reuters) - Iraq's Kurdistan will keep pumping its share ...
Iraqi Kurdistan to keep pumping oil to September 15: sources
Iraq Kurds ready for talks over crisis, oil: deputy PM