Iraq: Bombs Kill Worshipers at Mosque Near Samarra
New York Times
Two bombs hidden inside air-conditioners exploded Friday in a Sunni mosque packed with worshipers north of Baghdad, killing at least 18 people. The attack took place on the outskirts of the city of Samarra. The deputy head of the municipal council ...
Bombing rocks mosque in Iraq; 18 dead
Bombs inside Sunni mosque in Iraq kill 15: police, medics
Deadly explosions hit Iraq mosque
NCR-Iran.org (press release)
Massacre of 52 Iranians at exile camp in Iraq draws international attention
Initially, it was a massacre that much of the world greeted with silence. While controversy raged about chemical weapons in Syria, in neighboring Iraq 52 Iranians living in an exile camp were killed. Relatives of the victims say Iraqi-backed forces ...
Envoys urge UN probe of massacre at Iranian exile camp in Iraq
Iraq denies holding seven Iranian dissidents
Former French FM accuses Iraq's al-Maliki of Ashraf massacre
Tonight: An encore presentation of Hubris: Selling the Iraq War
Tonight: An encore presentation of Hubris: Selling the Iraq War. By Will Femia. -. Fri Sep 20, 2013 8:22 PM EDT. Tonight at 9 p.m. ET, MSNBC will re-air Hubris: Selling the Iraq War, an examination of how the case was made for bringing America to war ...
Iraq Sunni mosque blasts kill 16: police
SAMARRA, Iraq (AFP) – Two bombs exploded in a Sunni mosque in Iraq as worshippers entered for prayers on Friday, killing 16 people, police and a doctor said. The bombs, which hit the Musab bin Omair mosque near Samarra, north of Baghdad, also ...
Voice of America
Iraq's Violence Spirals Out of Control
Voice of America
Iraq is grappling with its worst violence in years with almost daily bombings and attacks undermining the country's fragile framework and rivaling the dark days of civil unrest in 2007 and 2008. Just this week, car bombs rippled through Baghdad, part ...
US Wars in Afghanistan, Iraq to Cost $6 trillion
Center for Research on Globalization
The decade-long American wars in Afghanistan and Iraq would end up costing as much as $6 trillion, the equivalent of $75,000 for every American household, calculates the prestigious Harvard University's Kennedy School of Government. Remember, when ...
Spinal Injuries to Soldiers Much More Common in Iraq, Afghanistan Wars
Iraq war vets stand up for one of their own
From the day in 2009 when he returned from Iraq to turn himself in, Jabar has maintained his innocence, and friends and allies have been quick to suggest he's a patriot, not a crook. In Iraq, the man known as Kamal Jabar is a former Iraqi resistance ...
Iraq: 35 Die in Latest Round of Attacks
New York Times
A wave of car bombs rocked commercial streets in Baghdad on Tuesday, part of a series of attacks across the country that left 31 victims and 4 attackers dead. The bombings were believed to have been carried out by Sunnis aiming to undermine confidence ...
Exploding violence threatens to renew civil war in Iraq
Iraqi Kurd Forces Vote for Regional Assembly
Wave of car bombs, other attacks kill 33 in Iraq
Al Qaeda pushing Iraq toward civil war, ambassador says
A resurgent al Qaeda is trying to push Iraq toward a civil war, Iraq's ambassador to the United States said on Wednesday. “In recent months, levels of violence in Baghdad and elsewhere have spiked as al Qaeda and its affiliates are trying to push Iraq ...