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The Iraq War: Amnesia, Phobia, and Learning - The Atlantic Tue, 26 Mar 2013 21:44:18 GMT

The Atlantic

The Iraq War: Amnesia, Phobia, and Learning
The Atlantic
In Washington, the 10-year anniversary of the Iraq War prompted an outbreak of collective amnesia. The milestone felt like a millstone. Prominent Republicans and Democrats were largely silent about the war, having seemingly scrubbed their memories of ...


The Real Legacy of the Iraq War - New York Times Wed, 27 Mar 2013 02:03:55 GMT

Telegraph.co.uk

The Real Legacy of the Iraq War
New York Times
Ross Douthat (“The Obama Era, Brought to You by the Iraq War,” column, March 24) rewrites history when he says “the Bush administration's blunders” are attributed to “cluelessness.” The Bush administration forced the invasion through Congress by way of ...
Why We Invaded IraqNational Review Online
Why Iraq?The Weekly Standard (blog)
The Iraq war veteran condemning himself to dieTelegraph.co.uk
Huffington Post -Washington Times
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Football: Syria-Iraq match highlights contrasting fortunes - GlobalPost Wed, 27 Mar 2013 02:03:54 GMT

The Nation.

Football: Syria-Iraq match highlights contrasting fortunes
GlobalPost
The thrilling 2-1 win in front of a packed crowd in the 40,000-seater Shaab Stadium came days after world football's governing body lifted a ban on Iraq hosting international matches, and was just the second internationally-sanctioned friendly to be ...
Living With No Future: Iraq, Ten Years LaterThe Nation.
Iraq beats Syria 2-1 in 1st home match since 2011Al-Arabiya
Iraq beats Syria 2-1 in World Cup qualifierThe Advocate
Iraq Oil Report -Bayoubuzz -Al-Monitor
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Iraq to sell 4 million barrels of oil per month to Egypt starting next April ... - Fox News Tue, 26 Mar 2013 13:06:54 GMT

PanARMENIAN.Net

Iraq to sell 4 million barrels of oil per month to Egypt starting next April ...
Fox News
BAGHDAD – Iraq's top energy official says his country will sell crude oil to Egypt starting from next April. Deputy Prime Minister Hussain al-Shahristani told The Associated Press on Tuesday that 4 million barrels will be shipped to Egypt per month.
Iraq to ship crude oil to Egypt next AprilEconomic Times

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Of Course the Media Failed in Iraq -- Here's Why - Huffington Post Tue, 26 Mar 2013 12:51:05 GMT

Raw Story

Of Course the Media Failed in Iraq -- Here's Why
Huffington Post
So we have this never-ending controversy -- more than 10 years in the making -- over whether or not the media botched its job in covering the run-up to the 2003 Iraq invasion and, if so, whether that was a big deal, It boiled over this weekend when the ...
Washington Post Censors Critique of Pre-Iraq Invasion Media CoverageAntiwar.com (blog)
Journalist claims Washington Post killed article on Iraq war media failuresRaw Story
WashPost Kills Iraq Media PieceDaily Beast

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Shootings, bomb attacks kill 5 across Iraq - Fox News Tue, 26 Mar 2013 13:32:50 GMT

The Nation

Shootings, bomb attacks kill 5 across Iraq
Fox News
BAGHDAD – Shootings and blasts killed five people in Iraq on Tuesday, including two local politicians in a town north of Baghdad who died when a bomb attached to their car exploded, officials said. The head of Tuz Khormato's local council and a council ...
Bomb kills two government officials in IraqCNN (blog)
Bomb kills two Iraq politicians in disputed townGlobalPost
Roadside bomb kills two government officials in IraqCNN International
Global Times -Turkish Press
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The Iraq War and Domestic Politics - New York Times (blog) Mon, 25 Mar 2013 19:39:08 GMT

RT

The Iraq War and Domestic Politics
New York Times (blog)
There was a lot of pushback, much of it from liberals, to my column yesterday arguing that the Obama era as we know it has been made possible by George W. Bush's decision ten years ago to launch an invasion of Iraq. Some of this pushback, on Twitter ...
Why the Iraq War Was Rightthe Diplomat (blog)
Dana Milbank: On Syria, Iraq's shadow is longBattle Creek Enquirer
Iraq Hawks Don't Realize: They're to Blame for America's War WearinessThe Atlantic
Power Line (blog) -Ventura County Star -The Japan Times
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In 'Spirited' Talks, Kerry Tells Iraq to Help Stop Arms Shipments to Syria - New York Times Sun, 24 Mar 2013 23:50:18 GMT

New York Times

In 'Spirited' Talks, Kerry Tells Iraq to Help Stop Arms Shipments to Syria
New York Times
BAGHDAD — Secretary of State John Kerry told Nuri Kamal al-Maliki, the prime minister of Iraq, on Sunday that Iraq must take steps to stop Iran from shipping arms to Syria through Iraqi airspace. But an hour and 40 minutes of discussions here, which Mr.
Iraq's great dividerLos Angeles Times
Iraq's sectarian inheritanceForeign Policy (blog)
John Kerry urges Iraq to inspect Iranian overflights to SyriaMinnPost.com
Christian Science Monitor -CNN (blog) -Washington Post (blog)
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Iraq War vet Tony Porta, horribly burned in roadside bomb blast, finds love ... - New York Daily News Tue, 26 Mar 2013 18:12:29 GMT

New York Daily News

Iraq War vet Tony Porta, horribly burned in roadside bomb blast, finds love ...
New York Daily News
Tony Porta, burned beyond recognition by a roadside bomb, sees the Iraq War every time he looks in the mirror. But when the U.S. Marine corporal looks at his wife, he sees love. "She didn't care about my wounds," Porta told CBS News of his beloved Daisy.
Marine whose face was burned off in Iraq bomb attack returns to US to meet his ...Daily Mail

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Iraq's Ancient Mesopotamian Capital - PRI's The World Tue, 26 Mar 2013 21:38:16 GMT

PRI's The World

Iraq's Ancient Mesopotamian Capital
PRI's The World
Name an ancient Mesopotamian city located in what is now Iraq. Its cultural hey days were more than 4,000 years ago, but its ruins survive to this day. “There's the famous royal cemetary, there's the ziggurat, there are public buildings of all kinds ...