Suicide blast kills 19 in Iraq, including Iranians
BAGHDAD (AP) — Suicide attackers rammed car bombs on Friday into a bus carrying Iranian pilgrims and a police checkpoint west of Baghdad, killing 19 people in all, in the latest bout of violence to rattle Iraq. The attacks follow the deadliest two ...
Iraq bomber hits Iranian pilgrims, at least nine dead
Police said that in Friday's attack in Muqdadiya, 80 km northeast of Baghdad, the bomber targeted a convoy of three buses carrying Iranian pilgrims, who often visit Iraq's Shi'ite shrines in the south of the country. At least nine people were killed ...
'The Life That Follows' Disarming IEDs In Iraq
This interview was originally broadcast on July 8, 2012. Brian Castner arguably had one of the most nerve-wracking jobs in the U.S. military. He commanded two Explosive Ordnance Disposal units in Iraq, where his team disabled roadside IEDs ...
Iraq: Bomber Strikes Iranian Pilgrims
New York Times
Suicide attackers on Friday rammed car bombs into a bus carrying Iranian pilgrims and into a police checkpoint west of Baghdad, killing 19 people in all. In the first attack, a suicide bomber drove his explosives-laden car into a bus carrying Iranian ...
Iraq bombings claim more casualties
Two car bomb attacks kill 19 in Iraq
Car bombs kill 14 in Iraq, officials say
How Many Iraqis Died in the Iraq War?
The results from a new poll commissioned by the British media watchdog group MediaLens exposed a startling disconnect between the realities of the Iraq War and public perceptions of it: Namely, what the Iraqi death toll was. When Britons were asked ...
Iraq Looks to Foreign Investment To Boost Oil Capacity
Technip, a French company specializing in the management of energy producing installations, received a “significant contract” in the second phase of the oil refinery project in the Iraqi province of Karbala, in what seems to be an actual manifestation ...
New York Times
Jon Stewart Shocked China Getting Iraq's Oil: 'Don't You Have To Be In A War ...
Huffington Post (satire)
Jon Stewart is starting to think the Iraq war might have been a mistake. After all, not only was the "mission" not quite "accomplished," we apparently lost the war to a country that wasn't even it. As it turns out, China is reaping huge benefits from ...
China Is Reaping Biggest Benefits of Iraq Oil Boom
WATCH: Jon Stewart discovers who actually won the Iraq War
Jon Stewart Declares China the Winner of the Iraq War
Suicide blasts kill 16 in Iraq, including Iranians
Associated Press/Hadi Mizban - Worshippers attend joint Sunni-Shiite Friday prayers in Baghdad, Iraq, Friday, June 7, 2013. In a show of national unity, Muslim Shiite and Sunni worshippers held joint prayers …more Friday in a Sunni mosque in downtown ...
PRI's The World
Why Iraq Is on the Precipice of Civil War
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 ...
Bloody conflict in Iraq should come to an end
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Tensions Flare Between Iraq's Sunnis and Shites
Iraq: Bombings Kill at Least 14 People
New York Times
A series of car bombings in and around Baghdad killed 14 people and wounded dozens of others on Thursday, police officials said. In the deadliest attack, a suicide bomber rammed his explosives-laden car into the headquarters of a police commando unit ...