Dozens killed in two days of Iraq violence
... been killed in Iraq in two days of violence, police officers and doctors said on Monday. The deadliest attack happened on Monday in northern Iraq where a car bomb south of the city of Mosul killed six people, including three children, and wounded ...
Attacks in Iraq kill at least 21, including children, part of surge of violence
Nearly 200 killed in Iraq this month
15 people die in another day of carnage in Iraq
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Iraq football victory a bright spot amid woes
BAGHDAD (AFP) – Iraqis sung, danced and fired guns in the air, celebrating a victory over South Korea in the U-20 World Cup, a small bright spot in the months-long surge in violence plaguing the country. "People started singing and dancing at the time ...
Football victory brings joy to violence-wracked nation
Total acquitted in Iraq corruption case
The court ruled on Monday that there had been no corruption, influence-peddling or misuse of assets linked with the $64 billion (50 billion euro) UN programme that allowed Iraq, then under crippling international sanctions, to sell limited quantities ...
French Acquittals in Iraq Oil-for-Food Trial
Total acquitted in Iraq 'oil-for-food' case
UPDATE 2-Total and CEO acquitted in Iraq oil-for-food scandal
19 dead in two days of Iraq violence
BAGHDAD (AFP) – Two days of violence in Iraq left 19 dead, including six family members killed while returning from a wedding, police officers and doctors said on Monday. In Madain, south of Baghdad, a bomb exploded near a football field inside a ...
Iraq attacks kill at least 21 as violence surges
The Seattle Times
Iraq attacks kill at least 21 as violence surges. Attacks around Iraq have killed at least 21 people, the latest in a spike of insurgent violence aimed at destabilizing the country and undermining the government, officials said Monday. By QASSIM ABDUL ...
Total and CEO acquitted in Iraq oil-for-food scandal
Designed to ease the suffering of the Iraqi people, the oil-for-food program allowed Iraq to sell some of its oil, despite the embargo imposed after the first Gulf War, in exchange for humanitarian goods. The program became mired in controversy after ...
Iraq: UN envoy welcomes Kurdish regional leader's Baghdad visit
UN News Centre
7 July 2013 – The top United Nations envoy in Iraq has welcomed today's visit to Baghdad of Kurdish leader Masoud Barzani, and has emphasized that the trip confirms the political will of the Iraqi federal Government and the Kurdistan region to tackle ...
JPMorgan to Expand in Iraq
(JPM - Analyst Report) plans to expand its business in Iraq – OPEC's (Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries) second largest country after Saudi Arabia. JPMorgan entered into a one-year definitive agreement with Trade Bank of Iraq to finance ...
Attacks in Iraq kill at least 15, officials say, dead include children
BAGHDAD – A series of attacks killed at least 15 people in Iraq as part of a recent spike in insurgent violence aimed at destabilizing the country and undermining the government, officials said Monday. The deadliest strike was in the town of Madain ...
Officials: Attacks kill at least 15 people in Iraq
BAGHDAD (AP) — A series of attacks killed at least 15 people in Iraq, officials said Monday, as insurgents aim to destabilize the country and undermine the government. The deadliest strike was in the town of Madain, about 20 kilometers (12 miles ...