Iraq: the world's forgotten war
They make the people of Iraq the target. Everything is a target: The people, mosques, shops, schools. Yet we have taken steps to beef up our efforts on intelligence gathering to at least be able to take out pre-emptive strikes on terror groups before ...
Shootings, Bombings Kill 12 in Iraq
Iraq attacks kill 13 people, as 2013 toll tops 5500
Iraq: Maliki hits back following Sadr criticism
From Iraq to high tech: Microsoft helping vets find jobs
That's nearly 3 percent higher than the overall unemployment rate for the U.S. And the Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America group says it's even higher. A recent survey of members found 16 percent jobless. And of that group, 45 percent had been out ...
A Slippery Slope Back Into Iraq?
Despite having an increasingly autocratic and sectarian Shi'ite government that allows overflights of Iranian arms to a Syrian government opposed by U.S.-supported rebels, President Obama has pledged to increase military assistance to Iraq -- reversing ...
Trudy Rubin: Iraq should be treated as US ally
Ron Paul: What Was Not Said About Iraq
How Obama Abandoned Iraq
Tammy Duckworth, Iraq War Veteran, Urges Congress To Ratify Disabilities Treaty
WASHINGTON -- On the first anniversary of her election to Congress, Rep. Tammy Duckworth, an Illinois Democrat and Iraq war veteran, urged the passage of a treaty that would protect the rights of individuals with disabilities on a global scale.
Cornell to return 10000 ancient tablets to Iraq
Los Angeles Times
Many scholars have objected to the arrangement, suspecting the tablets were looted in Iraq after the 1991 Gulf War, which unleashed a wave of plundering in the archaeologically rich expanse of southern Iraq between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers.
Soldier who lost leg and part of pelvis in Iraq defies doctors by failing pregnant
Soldier who lost leg and part of pelvis in Iraq defies doctors by failing pregnant. A WAR hero who was told she would not be able to conceive again after losing a leg and part of her pelvis while serving in Iraq is expecting her second child. Published ...
Joe Biden Applauds Iraq's Passage Of Election Legislation
WASHINGTON -- WASHINGTON (AP) — Vice President Joe Biden is applauding Iraq's passage of legislation governing its upcoming election, saying it strengthens democracy even in the face of growing terrorism. Biden says the step reminds the world that ...
How Obama Can Help Iraq
Nearly two years after Iraq ejected U.S. troops, and with an escalating civil war nearly as deadly as 2006, Iraqi President Nouri al-Maliki has come to Washington to ask President Obama to intervene in a war he never wanted in the first place. The two ...
US to boost military aid to Iraq
Iraqi leader blames regional unrest for revival of al Qaeda in Iraq
US weapons won't solve Iraq's security issue, will only increase civilian deaths
In Iraq, a bushel of problems threaten stability
(CNN) -- Two years after the United States pulled its forces out of Iraq, the country is, in the words of one analyst, "a house of cards." "It is a contraption held together solely by the reluctance of its many components to let things again come to ...
MOL declares Iraq Kurdistan Akri-Bijeel block commercial
Oil & Gas Journal
MOL Group's Kalegran Ltd. subsidiary declared commercial the Akri-Bijeel block in the Kurdistan region of Iraq based on two oil discoveries and tests that confirm long-term production sustainability. MOL based the declaration on the Bijeel-1 Jurassic ...