New York Times
Iraq's Worsening Sunni Protests Revolve Around Antiterrorism Tactics
New York Times
Perhaps more ominous for the future stability of Iraq, Mr. Obaidi, like many other ordinary Sunni citizens, is not only fed up with politics but is sympathetic with those who have recently taken up arms against the government. The change of heart ...
Sectarian Violence Skyrockets in Iraq - VOA
Voice of America
“The standoff between Iraqi security forces and various Sunni protestors, armed Sunni groups and offshoots of al-Qaida - that is very, very troubling,” said former U.S. ambassador to Iraq James Jeffrey. The recent upsurge in violence began when ...
7 killed in Iraq attacks
Iraq: At Least 17 People Killed in Baghdad Attacks
Media Mayhem in Iraq and Al Jazeera Arabic is a Victim Yet Again
News Wrap: Bomb Attacks in Iraq Kill at Least 10 People
HARI SREENIVASAN: New trouble erupted in Iraq today, as bomb blasts in and around Baghdad killed at least 10 people. In one attack, two car bombs blew up in a street in the suburb of Husseiniya. Another went off outside a restaurant at lunchtime.
For Iraq, Syria and Lebanon, there is is a peaceful solution
Meanwhile, in Iraq the confrontation between the government of Nouri al-Maliki and demonstrators in the Sunni provinces entered its bloodiest phase. And then, as the week ended, we saw the Israeli bombing of targets inside Syria. The entire region is ...
Iraq, Syria and the death of the modern Middle East
Iraq Revisited: Bill Keller Turns Hawk Again, This Time on Syria
Iraq's Sunni-Shiite Divide About Governance
Iraq-Kurd oil talks break ice, long-term fix unlikely
BAGHDAD/ARBIL, Iraq (Reuters) - A lasting solution to Iraq's dispute with its Kurdish north is unlikely even if recent talks between the two sides lead to a resumption of oil exports from the autonomous region. Kurdish crude used to be shipped to world ...
PKK fighters in Turkey to withdraw to Iraq
Kurdish rebels say they will start pulling their fighters out of Turkey into Iraq on Wednesday as part of a peace plan with the Turkish government. The Kurdistan Workers Party, PKK, was founded in 1978. Six years later it began an armed rebellion ...
Kurdish rebels confirm they will start retreat from Turkey to Iraq on Wednesday
Bargaining Power: Kurds on the Rise in Iraq - CNBC.com
US Army survivor of Iraq killings recalls gunman's 'chuckle'
TACOMA, Washington (Reuters) - A survivor of a shooting spree that killed five U.S. servicemen at a combat stress clinic in Iraq testified on Tuesday that he remembered the gunman, a fellow soldier, chuckling after he shot an unarmed man who had been ...
US soldier 'coolly smoked a cigarette' before shooting dead five of his ...
Court-martial opens for sergeant who killed 5 US troops in Iraq
Court-martial starts against sergeant in Iraq rampage
White House Uses Ghosts Of Iraq To Scare Away Syria Critics - BuzzFeed
WASHINGTON — The White House has a message for Republican hawks beating the drums of war in Syria: Remember Iraq. "The fact of the matter is, jumping to conclusions and acting before you have all the facts is not a good recipe for making policy ...
Stay on Iraq execution of two Saudis urged
The Plenipotentiary Minister in the Saudi Embassy in Amman, Dr. Hamad Al Hajeri, told local press sources yesterday that officials in Saudi Arabia approached the International Red Cross Committee to intervene and stop the execution of two Saudis in ...