Al-Qaeda's leader in Iraq defies boss over Syria fight
BAGHDAD — The leader of al-Qaeda's Iraq arm defiantly rejected an order from the terror network's central command to stop claiming control over the organization's Syria affiliate, according to a message purportedly from him that was posted online ...
Al-Qaida's Iraq head refuses to scrap Syria merger
Mortar attack on Iranian dissident camp in Iraq kills three
It is seeking to recast itself as a mainstream Iranian opposition force, but is no longer welcome in Iraq under the Shi'ite-led government that came to power after U.S.-led forces invaded and toppled Saddam Hussein in 2003. Iraqi Prime Minister Nuri al ...
Attack kills 2, wounds 27 at Iranian exile group's camp in Iraq
Two killed in mortar attack on Iranian dissident camp in Iraq
Terrorist Attack on Camp Hurriya in Iraq
Christian Science Monitor
In Syria, do Americans hear echoes of Vietnam and Iraq? (+video)
Christian Science Monitor
Younger people remember the questionable Bush administration argument for the US-led invasion and then occupation of Iraq (those elusive “weapons of mass destruction”). There are other reasons for Obama's caution in providing military aid to the Syrian ...
Russia to US: Don't repeat Iraq mistake in Syria
Don't repeat Iraq mistake in Syria, Russia warns America
Syria Will Become the Next Iraq
A Thriving American Legacy in Iraq
Wall Street Journal
The American University of Iraq-Sulaimani had been, as late as 2006, an impossible idea held by Mr. Salih, a devoted and driven modernizer with a doctorate of his own from the United Kingdom. Its first students attended classes in portable cabins ...
Iraq eyes 29% boost in oil production in 2014
Iraq slashes production plan, but doubts remain
Official: Iraq targeting 4.5 million barrels a day next year from around 3.5 ...
Islamic State of Iraq leader defies Zawahiri in alleged audio message
Long War Journal
An audio message attributed to Abu Bakr al Baghdadi, the emir of the Islamic State of Iraq (ISI), "surfaced on social networking web sites on June 14," according to the SITE Intelligence Group. The message was not disseminated through the ISI's ...
Iraq Qaeda leader rebuffs move to end dispute with Syria group: SITE
Qaeda in Iraq rejects Zawahiri ruling on Nusra
Qaeda in Iraq rejects Zawahiri ruling on Nusra - FRANCE 24
Iraq journalists detained for 10 days for 'stealing' minister's notepad
Iraqi press freedom activists on Saturday decried the detention for more than 10 days of two journalists accused of stealing the notebook of the country's defence minister following a meeting of political leaders. Mohammed Fuad and Afdhal Jumaa are ...
Iraq journalists held for 'stealing' minister's notepad
Two dead in Iraq rocket attack on Iran exiles
ABS CBN News
BAGHDAD - A deadly rocket attack struck a camp near Baghdad housing Iranian exiles on Saturday, killing two residents, the second such assault on the group this year as its members await resettlement outside Iraq. It was not immediately clear who was ...
Television review: The Iraq War - It's the alternative history boys
The final part of BBC2's series The Iraq War was a case in point. It had access to many of the big cheeses –Dick Cheney, Tony Blair, Jack Straw, Iraq's Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki – and it conducted interviews with them impeccably. This third ...
2 key Iraq players retire ahead of Australia match
San Francisco Chronicle
SYDNEY (AP) — Iraq captain and leading goal scorer Younis Mahmoud and midfielder Nashat Akram, a veteran of more than 110 games for his country, have announced their immediate retirements just days ahead of the team's Asian confederation World ...
Abbas' heart torn before Iraq clash - but he'll barrack for Australia
Schwarzer wary of Iraq threat
Holman hopes to play full 90 against Iraq
In message, purported head of al-Qaida in Iraq defies order to end merger with ...
The latest statement by Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, who heads the Islamic State of Iraq, reveals a growing rift within the terror network and highlights the Iraqi wing's determination to link its own fight against the Shiite-led government in Baghdad with ...