Iraq and its role in Syria
But Syria is also getting a helping hand from an unlikely source, Iraq. The U.S. has angrily accused the Iraqis of allowing Syria's friend, Iran, to fly over their territory with planes full of weapons for Assad's forces. It's a bitter irony for ...
Syrian War's Spillover Threatens a Fragile Iraq
US Special Forces Deployed in Iraq, Again
Iraq okays aid, to launch relief campaign
Iraq says Shell denies oil talks with Kurdistan
Baghdad angry over reports Shell in talks -govt sources. * Shell says that in time it wants to work in all of Iraq. BAGHDAD, Sept 26 (Reuters) - Iraq said on Wednesday that Royal Dutch Shell has denied starting talks with Iraqi Kurdistan to sign energy ...
Iraq Says Shell Denies Talks With Kurds on Energy Projects
A long-term oil law, the making or breaking of Iraq [Kurdish Globe, The (Iran)]
Iraq's proposed USD118b budget for 2013 on cabinet's table
The Seattle Times
US general charged with adultery, other sex crimes
The Seattle Times
DURHAM, N.C. — An Army brigadier general who served five combat tours in Iraq and Afghanistan has been charged with forcible sodomy, multiple counts of adultery and having inappropriate relationships with several female subordinates, two U.S. defense ...
Turkish military chief says could strike heavily at PKK in Iraq
militant base in Iraq and believes that the group's members are also receiving training in Syria and Iran, the head of the armed forces said in a rare interview. General Necdet Ozel told the Turkiye newspaper that a sustained assault on the main base ...
Turkey to Extend Mandate for Ground Incursion Into Northern Iraq
Who Else Is Violating Iraqi Airspace?
The News International
Officials: 4 policemen killed in attacks against security checkpoints in Iraq
BAGHDAD — Officials say attacks against police checkpoints in central Iraq have killed four policemen, including a lieutenant colonel. Police officials in Babil province say the first attack took place early Wednesday when gunmen in two cars opened ...
Bombings, shootings kill eight in Iraq
Attacks on Iraq security forces kill 7
Iraq War veteran's life after battle
San Jose Mercury News
Family: Husband is Erik Yates (married September 2010). Enlisted in Army: December 2001. Rank: Specialist (public affairs). Division: 3rd Infantry. First deployment to Iraq: June 2005 to January 2006. Second deployment to Iraq: March 2007 to May 2008 ...
Bush and Blair Aren't Guilty of War Crimes in Iraq
Huffington Post (blog)
Tutu is right -- the Second Iraq War was a tragedy -- but intent matters. While I truly admire Archbishop Tutu as one of the great moral leaders of our age, I disagree (with deepest respect) regarding Bush and Blair -- they aren't criminals. Tragedy ...
Many Iraq, Afghan vets choosing `second service'
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) -- The link between U.S. military service and running for office is as old as the republic itself. It started with George Washington, who famously wrote that, "When we assumed the Soldier, we did not lay aside the Citizen." During ...
Nigerian Billionaire Aliko Dangote Sets Sights On Iraq, Myammar And Brazil
21 stock prices), recently disclosed during an interview with the Financial Times of London that construction work on Dangote Cement plants in Myanmar and Iraq could begin as early as next year. He also told the British newspaper that plans to ...
Dangote Plans Global Expansion, First Stops Iraq, Myanmar
Grand Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, Iranian Leader, Is New Poster Boy In Iraq
BAGHDAD — After years of growing influence, a new sign of Iran's presence in Iraq has hit the streets. Thousands of signs, that is, depicting Iran's supreme leader gently smiling to a population once mobilized against the Islamic Republic in eight ...