Shiite Pilgrimage Is Target of Attacks in Iraq
New York Times
... Attacks in Iraq. By DURAID ADNAN. Published: December 18, 2013. BAGHDAD — Shiite Muslims making one of their most important pilgrimages in Iraq were targeted again on Wednesday by gunmen and suicide bombers, medical and police officials said.
Attacks across Baghdad and northern Iraq kill 70
Violence grips Iraq in day of deadly bombings
Officials: Attacks Across Iraq Kill at Least 11
A Wave Of Violence Sweeps Iraq
In 2009, Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki stood before lawmakers and experts at the U.S. Institute of Peace in Washington, D.C., and proclaimed, “Today, Iraq has become a peaceful, democratic country that relies on its democratic institutions.” At ...
There's So Much Violence In Iraq The Tragedy Has Become Easy To Ignore
In late November, Prashant Rao, the Baghdad bureau chief for Agence France-Presse, found himself with a terrible, familiar problem. The daily story he had to write on the news in Iraq -- a typical one by that country's standards, full of death and ...
Damaged Torah scrolls, salvaged in Iraq, buried in NY
"This project is somewhat reflective of the new Iraq," said Lukman Faily, the Iraqi ambassador to the U.S. "We are saying we would like to share and preserve the history and the heritage of the Jews, of the Christians, of the Muslims." The artifacts ...
U.S. Should Not Send Iraqi Jewish Archives to be Destroyed in Iraq
Damaged Torah scrolls from Iraq buried in NY
Damaged Torahs found in Iraq buried in N.Y.
Sydney Morning Herald
US says Iran involved in Iraq massacre
Sydney Morning Herald
Washington: US intelligence officials believe that Iranian commandos took part in a deadly attack on a compound of dissidents inside Iraq and then spirited seven members of the group back to Iran, highlighting Tehran's increasingly free hand inside ...
Camp Ashraf in Iraq: Spanish court investigates a close ally of Maliki
Iraq urges Afghan president to make US security deal
Iraq's longtime foreign minister, Hoshyar Zebari, contacted Afghan President Hamid Karzai recently and encouraged the reticent leader to sign a deal to maintain an American military presence in the country. Citing the morass of sectarian violence that ...
Iraq to Afghans: Take U.S. Deal
Afghanistan: Iraq urges president to make US security deal
Pro-Iran militia claims credit for mortar strike on Saudis from Iraq
Report: Iran Arming Hezbollah via Iraq to Avoid IAF Strikes
The agreement stated that weapons would be re-routed through Iraq's national airport; the official claimed that the deal was made to allay fears of intervention from Israel and Western powers. "The preferred route for arms shipments from Iran and Syria ...
Iraq police hero sacrifices himself to save pilgrims
Baquba, Iraq: An Iraqi policeman gave his own life on Wednesday in an attempt to protect pilgrims, embracing a suicide bomber just moments before an attack to shield others from the blast. The bomber struck in Khales, northeast of Baghdad, killing five ...
Iraq: More Shiite Pilgrims Killed
Suicide bomber attacks pilgrims as Iraq unrest kills 9
Iraq Police Officer Hugs Suicide Bomber To Save Civilians: Report
Voice of America
Scores killed in Iraq bloodshed ahead of Shi'ite holy day
TIKRIT (Reuters) - Suicide bombers and gunmen killed scores of people in Iraq on Monday in attacks mostly targeting Shi'ite Muslim pilgrims and official buildings ahead of a major Shi'ite ritual next week. Al Qaeda-linked Sunni Muslim militants have ...
We Broke Iraq And We're Still Paying For The Damage
Sectarian Attacks Kill 65 in Iraq
Report blames early US pullout for military's disarray in Iraq
Iraq Oil Exports Rose in October as Saudi Sales Eased, JODI Says
Iraq boosted crude oil exports in October by 8.8 percent as Saudi Arabia's shipments fell during the month from a decade-high level in September, according to the Joint Organisations Data Initiative. Iraq, OPEC's second-biggest producer, exported 2.253 ...