Suicide Bombers Attack Shiite Pilgrims in Iraq
New York Times
Security forces in Iraq have been taking tougher measures by sealing off roads and increasing checkpoints on routes used by the Shiite pilgrims to visit shrines in southern cities and around the capital Baghdad. The measures are intended to provide ...
Suicide attacks kill dozens in Iraq
Suicide bombings kill 29 in Iraq
Police: Bombers Kill Dozens of Shi'ite Pilgrims in Iraq
Brian Schweitzer hits Iraq war supporters
“When we were attacked at 9/11 by 17 Saudis and two Egyptians who called themselves Al Qaeda, who weren't welcome in Iraq, and George Bush got a bunch of Democrats to vote to go to that war, I was just shaking my head in Montana,” Schweitzer said, ...
In Iowa, Schweitzer takes aim at Clinton's Iraq vote
Potential Rival Takes Shot At Hillary Clinton's Iraq Vote
Video: Brian Schweitzer, in Iowa, Hits Dems Who Voted for the Iraq War
Attacks across Baghdad and northern Iraq kill 70
Baghdad (CNN) -- At least 70 people have been killed in another wave of the horrifying daily violence that is threatening to unravel Iraq, police officials around the country said. More than 40 were killed in Baghdad Monday, many of whom were on their ...
Shiite Pilgrimage Is Target of Attacks in Iraq
Violence grips Iraq in day of deadly bombings
Wave of attacks leave 65 dead in Iraq
Report: Iran, Syria smuggling weapons to Hezbollah through Iraq
A source in the Iraqi ruling party told the paper that while senior Iraqi officials aide Tehran and Damascus in smuggling weapons to Hezbollah, Iraq's Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki is unaware of it. Lebanese officials close to Hezbollah and to the ...
Report: Iran Arming Hezbollah via Iraq to Avoid IAF Strikes
House panel warned of resurgent al Qaeda in Iraq
Officials: Attack by suicide bomber kills 11 Shiite pilgrims in Iraq's capital ...
BAGHDAD – Officials in Iraq say an attack by a suicide bomber in Baghdad has killed 11 Shiite pilgrims who were on their way to a holy city. Police officials say the suicide bomber set off his explosive belt Thursday afternoon near a group of pilgrims ...
Iraq war veteran sentenced in stabbing death of girlfriend, 22
Los Angeles Times
An Iraq war veteran who blamed post-traumatic stress disorder for choking and stabbing his 22-year-old girlfriend to death was sentenced Thursday to 26 years to life in prison. Allowed by his attorney to apologize for the first time since the January ...
Suicide bomber hits Shiites as Iraq unrest kills 15
A suicide bomber detonated an explosives belt among Shiite pilgrims in Iraq on Thursday, killing 10 people, while militants shot dead a family of five, security officials said. The attack on the pilgrims in the Dura area of south Baghdad took place at ...
Iraq's Kurds Stand Alone Against National Flag
BAGHDAD, Iraq – Since the 2003 US-led invasion that toppled Saddam Hussein, Iraq has changed flags six times. The current one was adopted in 2008 after consensus by all political parties – except the Kurds. Another change to the flag is unlikely to ...
Iranian deported to Iraq to sue Swedish police
He has admitted he said he was from Iraq at first, because he thought it would increase his chance of being granted asylum. In truth, he hailed from southern Iran, where he was among the Arab minority among the Persians. While Sweden's Migration Board ...
Iranian man deported to Iraq to sue Sweden
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 ...