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Attacks in Iraq Kill 3 Soldiers, 5 Civilians
A series of bombs exploded Friday in Iraq, killing eight people in attacks that targeted members of both Sunni and Shiite Muslim sects, police said. In the first incident, attackers detonated a bomb as an army vehicle was traveling through the western ...
Iraq bombings kill soldiers and civilians
Five killed in Iraq attacks
The Rise of Sunni Identity in Iraq
Obama's decision to leave Iraq in 2011 led to catastrophe
As I read your recent article "Iran reaps gains of war in Iraq" (April 1), my mind swiftly swept back to Oct. 22, 2011, when The Sun published another report under the headline "Obama: Troops out of Iraq by Dec. 31." I still have my copy of that ...
Iraq PM softens tone on Turkey, says rapprochement welcome
BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Iraqi Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki said on Friday he would welcome rapprochement with Turkey, softening months of hostile rhetoric fuelled by Ankara's engagement with Iraq's autonomous Kurdistan region. Resource-hungry Turkey ...
Turkey, Iraq, and Oil
Iraq's Kurdistan sells first crude cargo in defiance of central government
Iraq: Shiite Delegation Seeks To Build Ties With Kurds
Iraq 10: The spring never came
On March 20, 2003, the US invades Iraq and enters into Arab memory and historical chronicles as a colonial power. History would never be the same again. The narratives will always differ and the memories, moralities, results, missteps, pros and cons ...
Veteran of Iraq and Afghanistan takes over Africa Command at time of turmoil ...
Rodriguez served two tours in Iraq and two in Afghanistan, including as the No. 2 commander of coalition forces during the 2010 U.S. troop surge. He is a member of a high-achiever West Point class of 1976 that includes the Army's chief of staff, Gen.
Report Calculates High Cost of Iraq-Afghanistan War
As the U.S. presence in Iraq and Afghanistan winds down, a recent report by Harvard Kennedy School lecturer Linda J. Bilmes '80 predicts that the aggregate cost of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan will fall between $4 and $6 trillion. The U.S. has ...
Veterans reflect on anniversary of Iraq War
Report: Iraq, Afghanistan wars will cost US 4-6 trillion dollars
New York Times (blog)
The Road to Failure in Iraq
New York Times (blog)
Adnan Pachachi is a Sunni Arab political leader who has long played a prominent role in Iraq — as a foreign minister before Saddam Hussein's rule, as a president of the Iraqi Governing Council set up by the West after Hussein's ouster, and as a ...
One Million Children in Iraq Impacted by Landmines and Cluster Bomblets
Center for Research on Globalization
Nearly one million Iraqi children are affected by the presence of landmines with hundreds having been maimed or killed by exploded cluster bomblets since 1991, a UN statement acknowledged. A statement issued by the United Nations mission to Iraq on the ...
After injuries in Iraq, Alabaster veteran joins Power Force Apparel as new ...
BIRMINGHAM, Alabama -- After an improvised explosive device in Iraq caused doctors to remove much of his left arm and leg in 2005, Alabaster's Noah Galloway continues to participate in grueling extreme marathons and obstacle races. "The average ...
Escaping Accountability in Iraq
Ancient history sometimes provides guidance for us. Consider that way back in late 2002 and early 2003, the political class, reinforced by the punditry, hyped the threat of Iraq's weapons of mass destruction (WMDs). These groups used weapons of mass ...
After Iraq, the moral abyss still gapes
The Iraq War's Lessons For North Korea
The Obnoxious Revisionism of Iraq War Dead-enders