Deadly explosions hit Iraq capital
More than 150 people were killed in Iraq in the past week, increasing fears that the country is on the brink of plunging back into a Sunni-Shia sectarian war. Worsening unrest in Iraq has killed more than 5,900 people this year alone. Elsewhere in ...
Separate Attacks in Iraq Kill 27
At least 27 killed across Iraq in latest wave of violence
Nine killed in Iraq terrorist attacks
New York Daily News
Spoils of war: Police getting leftover Iraq trucks
QUEENSBURY, N.Y. – Coming soon to your local sheriff: 18-ton, armor-protected military fighting vehicles with gun turrets and bulletproof glass that were once the U.S. answer to roadside bombs during the Iraq war. The hulking vehicles, built for about ...
Military hand-me-downs: US police getting leftover armored trucks from Iraq
Your Local Cops Are Probably Out Buying Ex-Iraq Death Trucks Right Now
The Impending Collapse Of Iraq, In One Chart
"The protracted rise in violence," wrote Lebanon's Daily Star reporters Ammar Karim, Salam Faraj today, "has fuelled fears Iraq is on the brink of plunging back into the brutal Sunni-Shiite sectarian war that plagued it years ago." Experts are ...
Iranian Resistance: Documents show 7 Camp Ashraf hostages are in Iraq
Iraq hails Iran nuclear deal as major step for regional stability
Iran n-deal a step towards regional stability: Iraq
Fox News: Obamacare 'unlike' Katrina, Iraq war
Washington Post (blog)
After inventorying some of the initiative's problems, MacCallum says, “So, it goes back to what I keep coming back to in all of this, is that unlike other issues, Katrina or the Iraq war that we've seen in…the past second term, this is something that ...
Fox News Insults Veterans On The Air By Claiming Obamacare is Worse Than ...
Fox News host: Obamacare 'touches so many people's lives' unlike 'Katrina or ...
Detroit Firms To Design $600M Oil Tech University In Iraq
WEST BLOOMFIELD TWP. (WWJ) – A consortium of Southeast Michigan architecture and design firms has been hired to design a $600 million, 2.8 million-square-foot new university in Basra, Iraq to teach petroleum engineering. This week, Iraq's Minister of ...
New York Magazine
Small-Town Police Just Rolling Around in Eighteen-Ton Armored Vehicles From ...
New York Magazine
Now that the U.S. is basically all warred-out, local police are reaping the benefits. A handful of police departments in New York, including Albany, Jefferson, and Nassau counties, are among those who have taken in eighteen-ton armored trucks, complete ...
UN News Centre
UN Envoy: Syria War Fueling Iraq Terrorist Threat
The top U.N. envoy in Iraq says the conflict in neighboring Syria is helping fuel terrorism and sectarian tensions in Iraq, enabling groups like al-Qaida to forge links with similar factions across the border. Nickolay Mladenov told the U.N. Security ...
UNSC strongly condemns recent spate of terrorist attacks in Iraq
Security Council condemns Iraqi violence, reaffirms support to people, Government
Bomb attacks in Iraq kill 5 troops near Baghdad
Iraqi officials say a suicide car bomb and another bombing near Baghdad have killed five members of the country's security forces. According to police officials, the suicide bomber rammed his explosive-laden car against a police checkpoint in southern ...
America forgetting lessons of Iraq, Afghanistan, general says in Colorado ...
Colorado Springs Gazette
"What we are at risk of today is neglecting some of the hard-won lessons of our war in Iraq and our ongoing war in Afghanistan," McMaster told 130 people gathered for a luncheon of the Colorado Springs World Affairs Council. McMaster said he watched ...
Kurdish Parties to Run Separately in Upcoming Iraq Polls
ERBIL, Kurdistan Region – Kurdish parties in Iraq will run in next April's legislative elections separately instead of a single bloc following approval of a seat distribution formula that gives small parties a better chance of winning seats, a ...