Several killed in string of Iraq attacks
At least 14 people have been killed and 30 others injured in a string of attacks across Iraq, with the worst targeting a police headquarters near Baquba, officials say. A suicide bomber rammed an explosives-laden truck into a concrete blast wall ...
Iraq Suicide Bomber Kills 7 Police Outside Baghdad
Iraq: Maliki hits back following Sadr criticism
Suicide attack in eastern Iraq kills seven policemen
Iraq minister, BP boss visit flashpoint Kirkuk oilfield to win support
KIRKUK, Iraq/BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Iraq's oil minister and the boss of BP (BP.L) paid a rare visit to Kirkuk on Wednesday to win over the local government before the British company starts work on this controversial northern oilfield that straddles the ...
Iraq vows to work with BP on controversial oil field
BP extends olive branch to Kirkuk over field development
Shootings, Bombings Kill 12 in Iraq
A double suicide bombing and other attacks killed 12 people in Iraq on Monday, said officials, while Iraqi legislators passed a law laying the groundwork for next year's parliamentary elections. Violence has spiked in Iraq since April, with the pace of ...
Iran hails Iraq for passing election legislation
Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Marziyeh Afkham has hailed the passage of the legislation governing Iraq's upcoming parliamentary elections, saying it will complete the political process in the Arab country. “The agreement reached among various ...
Trudy Rubin: Iraq should be treated as US ally
San Jose Mercury News
Most Americans, including Obama, are eager to put the Iraq War out of mind. And as a bipartisan group of senators noted in a letter to Obama last week, al-Maliki's "mismanagement" of Iraq's sectarian politics has helped create the climate that ...
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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 ...
Sending Jewish Assets To Iraq
The Jewish Press
A plan by the State Department to transfer to Iraq 2,700 ancient artifacts and thousands of records that belonged to the Iraqi Jewish community but were seized by Saddam Hussein in 1984 has ignited an international firestorm. The items were discovered ...
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 ...
Cornell Will Return 10000 Tablets to Iraq
Cornell University The Cornell Daily Sun (blog)
Following years of controversy, including an investigation by the Department of Homeland Security and allegations of both illegal looting and tax fraud, Cornell is preparing to return 10,000 tablets to their native Iraq. Cornell's move to return the ...
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 ...