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Iraq finance minister resigns amidst sectarian tensions
Iraqi protesters shout slogans during a demonstration in the city of Samarra on March 1, 2013 demanding the ousting of Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki. Protests have been staged in Sunni-majority areas of Iraq in recent weeks, calling for the resignation ...
Iraq's Sunni Finance Minister Quits as Protests Grow
Al-Qaeda Sees Opportunity In Iraq's Sectarian Conflict
Iraq PM warns of Syria crisis spillover
Iraq: Bombings Kill at Least 22
New York Times
A series of bombings struck Baghdad, the capital, and towns to the south on Thursday, killing at least 22 people and wounding dozens in mainly Shiite areas. The deadliest attack occurred around sunset when a pair of bombs exploded nearly simultaneously ...
Iraq's Sunni finance minister announces resignation, deepening political ...
Car bombs in Iraq kill five
Iraq ten years on The slow road back
As We Near the 10th Anniversary of the Iraq War
This month marks ten years since the U.S. launched its invasion of Iraq. In my view this was the biggest strategic error by the United States since at least the end of World War II and perhaps a much longer period. Vietnam was costlier and more ...
Iraq veteran who lost leg tries out for Los Angeles Dodgers
GLENDALE, Ariz. – A war veteran from Iraq who lost part of his leg in an explosion has tried out for the Los Angeles Dodgers. Daniel "Doc" Jacobs was among 80 hopefuls Thursday at the spring training complex of the Dodgers. He was encouraged to attend ...
Iraq veteran who lost his leg tried out for the Dodgers
Iraq War 'can't be justified', admits Lord Prescott
It comes after Mr Blair said earlier this week that people remained “very abusive” to him 10 years after the Iraq War and that he had given up trying to “persuade people it was the right decision”. Hussein was “20 times as bad” as President Assad of ...
Don't mention the Iraq war, William Hague tells cabinet
UK FM Hague instructed cabinet not to mention Iraq War – report
Upcoming Tenth Anniversary of Illegal Invasion of Iraq. Her Majesty's ...
This month is the tenth anniversary of the US led invasion of Iraq - coalition ...
This month is the tenth anniversary of the U.S led invasion of Iraq and the volatile region still remains a dangerous place to live - this morning five people were killed in a blast at a busy market. But according to these images March 2013 is a very ...
Dodgers Invite Miltary Veteran Who Lost Leg in Iraq to Open Tryout
Jacobs had landed in Iraq just weeks after joining the infantry unit—India Company, 3rd Battalion, 7th Marines—when another corpsman couldn't deploy. Months after that Feb. 25, 2006 blast, doctors amputated Jacobs' mangled left leg below the knee.
Disabled Navy Iraq Veteran Gets Major League Tryout in Arizona
Daniel 'Doc' Jacobs, Iraq Vet Who Lost His Leg, Tries Out For The LA Dodgers ...
Syria crisis: Scud missile lands in Iraq - Friday 1 March 2013
A Scud missile fired from Syrian territory landed near a village in Iraq's Nineveh province on Friday, causing no damage but terrifying its inhabitants who fled, Reuters reported citing a local mayor. "A Russian-made Scud landed near the village of ...
The Guardian (blog)
Occupying Iraq: a US army veteran's ambivalence
The Guardian (blog)
A decade ago, I took part of the initial invasion of Iraq. It is long enough ago, now, that the memories have lost their sharp intrusiveness; they no longer hover at the edge of my consciousness and push in at unexpected moments. My memories of the ...
10 Years Since Iraq: My Personal Account
Yahoo! News (blog)
Less than 11 months later -- in March 2004 -- I would be swearing in to my hometown Army National Guard unit, and by the first week of December of that same year I was activated for deployment to Iraq. After a six-month train-up, the 1/108th Armor ...