Foreign Policy (blog)
Chuck Hagel Iraq Opposition Encourages Generals Who Revolted
President Barack Obama's nomination of Chuck Hagel to be secretary of defense elevates a man who made his reputation as an unabashed critic of the war in Iraq. To some, Monday's nomination of Hagel, a combat-wounded Vietnam veteran and former ...
What does Hagel's nomination mean? The fight over Iraq continues
Newsmaker: Republican maverick Hagel forged bond with Obama over Iraq
Obama's nominees, Brennan and Hagel, criticized over civil rights, drone ...
How Can Chuck Hagel Have "Opposed" the Iraq War When He Voted For It?
Slate Magazine (blog)
The compromise resolution -- a compromise led by nervous pro-war Democrats -- predicated any military action on U.N. resolutions against Iraq. It was a distinction with only a small difference, but Hagel's pre-war denunciations referred to the first ...
GOP Congressman Suggests Iraq May Have Been Involved In 9/11 Attacks
Hagel: 'Iraq Is Essentially Destroying Our Military'
Ten years without Saddam Hussein
Hurriyet Daily News
A rough start for Iraq in 2013
Late last month, apparently with no notice from Iraq's security ministries or the prime minister's office, Iraqi police scrambled into the Finance Ministry building and detained roughly 150 bodyguards who worked for Rafa al-Issawi, al-Maliki's chief ...
'Syria would be picnic to Iraq'
Sunni protests intensify in Iraq against Maliki
Iraq anti-govt protests dispersed
Hurriyet Daily News
Turkey, US to hold intensifed Iraq talks
Hurriyet Daily News
Turkey and the United States are to hold intensified talks on Turkish energy companies' involvement in northern Iraq, which has drawn Washington's annoyance and concerns that the rapprochement between Ankara and Arbil could further push Baghdad ...
Turkey, US at odds on resource extraction in Iraq: Turkish envoy
Turkey, US cannot agree on Iraqi petrol
Persian Gulf Arab states trying to destabilize Iraq, politico says
The Arab states of the Persian Gulf have been conducting a massive campaign to destabilize Iraq since the fall of former dictator Saddam Hussein, Intifad Qanbar of the Iraqi National Alliance told Press TV. “There's a huge amount of foreign ...
Iraq Central Bank Boosts Gold Reserves
The monthly statistical report of the International Monetary Fund stated that over the three months between August and October of last year, Iraq's gold holdings quadrupled to 31 tons, the first time something like this has happened in years. The value ...
Al-Qaeda claims Iraq New Year's Eve attacks
Security stands by as Shiite Muslim pilgrims gather during the Arbaeen religious festival in the shrine city of Karbala, southwest of Iraq's capital Baghdad, on January 1, 2013. Al-Qaeda's front group in Iraq has claimed a wave of attacks across Iraq ...
Qatar, Turkey ignite sectarian conflict in Iraq: Expert
Can a 'Sunni Spring' turn into an 'Iraqi Spring?'
Helping to build legal system in Iraq proved to be challenging project for ...
One position was that of working directly for the ambassador to Iraq, Ryan Crocker, in the state department, serving for a year in Iraq to find out what was going on behind the scenes. The other, which was nine months in duration, was to take charge of ...
Iraq Needs Early Elections
The protests which erupted in the Al-Anbar governorate after the December 21 arrest of 10 of Finance Minister Rafi al-Issawi's bodyguards on terrorism allegations have spread to Tikrit, Mosul, parts of Baghdad and other predominantly Sunni areas. Max ...
Iraq Dec oil exports slip to 2.34 mbpd, official says
Iraq's oil exports fell to 2.34 million barrels per day (bpd) in December from 2.62 million bpd in November due to a slowdown in Kurdistan exports, rough weather and technical problems with a single point mooring terminal, an official said on Monday.
Silent Killer Vs Kurdistan Region, Iraq
Iraq December Oil Exports Down 11% On Month
Iraq December crude oil exports fell 272000 b/d from November: SOMO