French Press Agency Tallies Increasing Violence In Iraq
Renee Montagne talks to Prashant Rao, the Baghdad bureau chief for AFP, the French Press Agency, which has been keeping a grim tally of the spiraling violence this year in Iraq. Copyright © 2013 NPR. For personal, noncommercial use only. See Terms of ...
Is Al Qaeda operating freely in Iraq?
Well I think this reflects the general deterioration of the security situation in Iraq over the past several years since the Obama administration pulled American forces out. Not many people thought they could -- worked out an agreement with the Al ...
Shadow Government: Who Benefits from the Unraveling in Syria and Libya?
Bahrain News Agency
Iraq pull out of Gulf Cup in spat with Saudi Arabia
BAGHDAD/DUBAI (Reuters) – Iraq has withdrawn from the 2014-5 Gulf Cup of Nations in protest at a decision to move the tournament from the southern city of Basra to Saudi Arabia, in a spat highlighting the two countries' worsening relations.
Iraq to withdraw from Gulf Cup of Nations in protest at host city switch
Iraq pull out of Gulf Cup as tournament is moved to KSA
Iraq officials slam 'political' Gulf Cup switch
Iraq bombing kills eight: officials
BAGHDAD: A roadside bomb exploded near a truck carrying workers in Iraq on Wednesday, killing eight people, a police officer and a hospital employee said. The blast south of Baghdad also wounded seven, they said. Violence in Iraq has reached a level ...
19 killed, 27 wounded in violent attacks across Iraq
Iraq: 12 killed in sectarian violence
44 killed, 123 wounded in violent attacks across Iraq
Iraq War Crimes: The United Nations in Violation of UN Charter, Complicit in ...
Center for Research on Globalization
Over 600,000 civilians are estimated to have died as a direct consequence of US President George W. Bush's war against Iraq and its mythical 'weapons of mass destruction.'  Depleted Uranium munitions has caused birth defects on a massive scale, and ...
Iraq suicide blasts kill 27, many of them children
The attacks are the latest in a relentless wave of killing that has made for Iraq's deadliest outburst of violence since 2008. The mounting death tolls are raising fears that the country is falling back into the spiral of violence that brought it to ...
Iraq: 9 Dead in Attacks on Eatery, Security Forces
Iraq: Coordinated blasts in Baghdad, other attacks kill 45 as al-Qaida claims ...
Bomber Kills 13 Children At Iraq School Playground
Iraq: Spate of suicide bombings against civilians are crimes against humanity
These latest attacks are war crimes and are part of a widespread attack against civilians in Iraq that amounts to crimes against humanity,” said Hassiba Hadj Sahraoui Amnesty International's Middle East and North Africa Deputy Programme Director.
Al-Qaida claims rare attacks in northern Iraq
Al-Qaeda Claims Iraq Kurd Attack
Al-Qaeda claims responsibility for bomb attacks in Iraq's Kurdistan
New York Times (blog)
Trips to Ancient Iraq
New York Times (blog)
Steppes Travel, a London-based company specializing in high-end cultural and archaeological tours, recently announced that it is offering two trips next year to the Kurdish city of Erbil in northern Iraq. Frequently referred to as the oldest ...
Outside View: Why U.S. is losing Iraq and why Iran can't afford to
Khomeini believed Iranian Shiite influence over Iraq's majority Shiites was critical to the success of the eschatological belief to which he and his successor, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, subscribed. Any agreement leaving Saddam in power, as the 1988 pact ...
Iraq suffers 'accelerated surge' in sectarian violence
(CNN) -- Three bombings, including an attack on an elementary school, killed at least 19 people and wounded at least 167 in Iraq Sunday. A number of sectarian attacks killed dozens and wounded many more in the country Saturday. The United Nations' ...