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Why Iraq Is On the Precipice of Civil War - The Atlantic Wed, 05 Jun 2013 14:56:45 GMT

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Why Iraq Is On the Precipice of Civil War
The Atlantic
Iraqi security personnel inspect the site of a bomb attack in Karrada district of Baghdad on May 30, 2013. (Thaier Al-Sudani/Reuters). These days, no one in Iraq is safe. Last Wednesday, a bridal party was the target. On Thursday, separate attacks ...
The Iraqi SpiralThe Slatest
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Tehran and Washington: Unlikely Allies In An Unstable IraqBrookings Institution
Aswat Al Iraq -Antiwar.com -Yahoo! News
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Gunmen in Iraq Ambush, Shoot Dead 14 Travelers - ABC News Wed, 05 Jun 2013 14:17:37 GMT

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Gunmen in Iraq Ambush, Shoot Dead 14 Travelers
ABC News
Gunmen ambushed a group of travelers at a fake checkpoint at a remote desert site in western Iraq on Wednesday and killed at least 14 of them, according to Iraqi officials, in what appeared to be the latest blow in sectarian violence gripping the country.
Gunmen at fake Iraq checkpoint kill 10 border guards, 4 othersCNN
Gunmen kill 14 people in western IraqPress TV
Fourteen Iraq border police killed at fake checkpointDAWN.com

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Marines Rally For Armando Torres, Kidnapped Iraq Veteran In Mexico - Fox News Latino Wed, 05 Jun 2013 16:10:06 GMT

Marines Rally For Armando Torres, Kidnapped Iraq Veteran In Mexico
Fox News Latino
The FBI announced this week it was looking for information about the May 14th disappearance of the 25-year-old Iraq War veteran, who is from the border city of Hidalgo, Texas. Torres' father and uncle also disappeared from the ranch in Mexico, not far ...

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China the biggest investor in Iraq's emerging oil sector (VIDEO) - GlobalPost Thu, 06 Jun 2013 01:00:58 GMT

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China the biggest investor in Iraq's emerging oil sector (VIDEO)
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An engineer is seen at the Zubair oil field in southern Iraq on January 21, 2010. Zubair produces around 227,000 barrels of oil per day, according to information released by Iraq's oil ministry last year, and has reserves of around four billion barrels ...
Jon Stewart Declares China the Winner of the Iraq WarThe Atlantic Wire
JON STEWART: 'I'm Starting To Think This Whole Iraq War Thing Might've Been ...Business Insider
WATCH: Jon Stewart discovers who actually won the Iraq WarThe Week Magazine
Huffington Post (satire) -New York Times -Fortune (blog)
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Past Writings: Samantha Power on Rwanda, Sudan, Iraq - Wall Street Journal (blog) Wed, 05 Jun 2013 22:20:34 GMT

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Past Writings: Samantha Power on Rwanda, Sudan, Iraq
Wall Street Journal (blog)
The administration's desire to avoid drawing attention to Iraq is not surprising. Children fib to cover their tracks; Catholic bishops juggle their priests to do so; and corporate executives shift the focus to next year's profit forecasts to avoid this ...

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Iraq veteran with no criminal record claims police shot his dog dead in ... - New York Daily News Wed, 05 Jun 2013 18:43:52 GMT

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Iraq veteran with no criminal record claims police shot his dog dead in ...
New York Daily News
An Iraq war veteran is reeling after cops busted through his door and fatally shot his rescue dog in what he says is a botched narcotics raid. Adam Arroyo, who does not have a criminal record, told The Buffalo News that the narcotics division targeted ...
Iraq War Veteran Says Cops Shot His Dog During Wrong Door Raid in BuffaloReason (blog)
Iraq war vet's dog killed in police raidUSA TODAY
Police Accidently Shoot and Kill Iraq Veteran's Dog (VIDEO)Guns.com
Examiner.com
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Ten Revelations From Bradley Manning's WikiLeaks Documents - The Slatest Tue, 04 Jun 2013 16:56:03 GMT

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Ten Revelations From Bradley Manning's WikiLeaks Documents
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Manning said at a pretrial hearing in February that he leaked information, including diplomatic cables and U.S. military war logs from Afghanistan and Iraq, in order to “spark a domestic debate on the role of the military and our foreign policy.” Below ...
Analyst who worked with Manning in Iraq testifiesSan Francisco Chronicle
Manning said to be 'very political' but effective in IraqFRANCE 24
Manning 'political' but effective in IraqNinemsn
Washington Post
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Examining Iraq's Latest Upsurge In Violence - NPR Wed, 05 Jun 2013 11:12:58 GMT

Examining Iraq's Latest Upsurge In Violence
NPR
Sectarian violence has flared in Iraq a year and a half after the departure of American forces. The U.N. reported that more than 1,000 people were killed there in May, the deadliest violence since the height of the insurgency during the U.S. occupation.

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Sudan says Iraq offers to deliver oil and be paid later - Reuters Africa Wed, 05 Jun 2013 16:55:14 GMT

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Sudan says Iraq offers to deliver oil and be paid later
Reuters Africa
KHARTOUM (Reuters) - Iraq has agreed to export oil to Sudan and accept deferred payment, the investment minister of the African country, which is battling severe economic crisis, said on Wednesday. Sudan has been struggling to meet local demand for ...
Iraq eases Sudan oil crisis: Take what you need and pay laterMiddle East Online

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Syria, like Iraq and Lebanon, is on path toward sectarian split - MiamiHerald.com Wed, 05 Jun 2013 19:56:23 GMT

Syria, like Iraq and Lebanon, is on path toward sectarian split
MiamiHerald.com
DARKUSH, Syria -- The men from the last Alawite family in the northern Syrian town of Darkush have been kidnapped twice. The Saleh men were fortunate both times: They were released by rebels who'd suspected them of being agents for the government of ...

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