Syria today: Iraq denies role in the conflict
"Iraq will not allow any country to supply weapons or fighters through its lands or airspaces to the conflicted parties in Syria," government spokesman Ali al-Dabbagh said Thursday. A day earlier, a U.S. State Department spokesman said that "Iranians ...
US Presses Iraq on Iranian Planes Thought to Carry Arms to Syria
US urges Iraq to inspect Iran supply flights to Syria
Iraq Rejects US Claims That Iran Using Airspace to Send Arms to Syria
GOP: We deserve credit on Iraq too
“President Obama's astonishing failure to secure an orderly transition in Iraq has unnecessarily put at risk the victories that were won through the blood and sacrifice of thousands of American men and women,” Romney said last year. Romney's foreign ...
An Iraq War Every Year
Iraq veteran volunteers at DNC for the experience
When Gipson had returned from Iraq, his then-wife was driving through an intersection that had cameras to catch drivers running a red light – a driver going the other direction had triggered the camera that popped a flash. "Instinctively, I tried to ...
Analysis: Kurdish oil deals have Baghdad in a bind
BAGHDAD (Reuters) - When Iraq's Deputy Prime Minister Hussain al-Shahristani met Exxon Mobil executives in Baghdad two months ago, he could hardly control his emotions. His anger boiling over, the Iraqi oil chief threatened to kick the Americans out of ...
Iraq's Oil Exports Hide Broader Problems
Shell mulls bid in Iraq oil auction
Kurdish Iraq gets the lion's share while Baghdad loses out on oil profits
New York Times
Turkish jets hit Kurdish militant positions-sources
DIYARBAKIR, Turkey, Sept 6 (Reuters) - Turkish fighter planes and attack helicopters struck suspected Kurdish militant positions in southeastern Turkey and northern Iraq late on Wednesday in a major air-and-ground operation, security sources and ...
New Turkish Offensive Against Kurds Near Iraq and Syria
Christian Science Monitor
French Alps murders: Is there an Iraq connection? (+video)
Christian Science Monitor
French Alps murders: Is there an Iraq connection? (+video). Two of the three people killed in a BMW in the French Alps may have been born in Iraq. French investigators explain how they missed a four-year-old girl who survived the shooting. By Jamey ...
America's Allies In Iraq Abandoned By Obama
Tonight, President Obama will undoubtedly remind Americans he got us out of Iraq. What he probably won't mention is what that means for Iraqis who helped America achieve stability in the troubled state. Eli Lake reports that Sheikh Ahmad Abu-Risha, ...
Obama's Abandonment of Iraq
Iraqi leader to Obama: 'Why did you leave Iraq to Iran?'
WWII, Iraq veterans receive 'overdue' recognition, honors
Less than three months after Herbert S. Kindsfater traveled to the National World War II Memorial with the inaugural Big Sky Honor Flight, he experienced another life-changing event that hearkened to his service in World War II. Kindsfater, 87, of ...
Kurdistan Taq Taq oil exports rise ahead of Sept deadline
TAQ TAQ, Iraq, Sept 6 (Reuters) - On August 7, Joe Stein - head of operations at Iraqi Kurdistan's Taq Taq oilfield - was told to start exports immediately at 40,000 barrels per day. On Sept 15, he may get the call to switch them off. That is the ...
Iraq's role in Syria war poses problems for US
The Associated Press
U.S. officials said Wednesday that Iraq had shut down the movement of Iranian aid to the regime of Syrian President Bashar Assad earlier this year, but that suspected arms deliveries resumed in July. And three U.S. senators warned Baghdad that it ...