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Exclusive: Iraq signs deal to buy arms, ammunition from Iran - documents
The agreement was reached at the end of November, the documents showed, just weeks after Iraq's Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki returned from lobbying the Obama administration in Washington for extra weapons to fight al Qaeda-linked militants. Some in ...
State Department pressing Iraq for answers after report of arms deal with Iran
Iraq signs deal to buy arms, ammunition from Iran
Avoiding misuse of U.S. arms sold to Iraq
Seventeen dead in bombings and shootings in Iraq
Members of the extremist Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant are holed up inside Fallujah along with Sunni fighters angry at Maliki over what they say are policies which discriminate against Iraq's Sunni minority. The Iraqi government declared a ...
As Iraq Hands out Election IDs, Unrest Rages On
Deadly shootings and bomb attacks hit Iraq
Violence claims 17 lives in Iraq
Comrades say Marine heroism tale of Iraq veteran was untrue
After his death in 2004 in Fallujah, Sgt. Rafael Peralta became perhaps the most lionized Marine of the Iraq war. Shot in the head during an intense firefight, the story went, the infantryman scooped a grenade underneath his body seconds before it ...
US rejects medal of honour for fallen Iraq 'hero' Rafael Peralta
Medal of Honor Denied for a Marine who Died Fighting in Iraq
Iraq Animals Get New Protection: Photos
The Arabian oryx, a type of desert-loving antelope, is one of over 100 species that will gain new conservation protections in Iraq. That's because the Republic of Iraq will soon become the 180th country to join the Convention on International Trade in ...
Could John Howard be citizen-arrested for his role in the Iraq war?
Years after America officially withdrew from the country it invaded in 2003, Iraq remains in chaos. The issue is largely ignored in the press these days, except for the occasional horrific tale of carnage. Nobody senior in the western world has found ...
Iraq's failing state institutions
Regarding the security aspect, Iraq still faces a major challenge. There have been continuous bombings in Iraq, with the situation not showing any noteworthy improvement. This is despite various plans regarding setting up checkpoints and blast walls ...
Iraqi Sunni Grand Mufti accuses Maliki of 'genocide' in Anbar
Governor survives blasts as Iraq violence kills 32
Provincial governor Atheel al-Nujaifi, a brother of Iraq's parliament speaker, on Monday survived the third attempt on his life this month, as violence killed 32 people, officials said. Iraq is suffering its worst unrest in years and authorities have ...
Terrorist attacks across Iraq leave 19 people dead
Iraq signs deal to buy arms from Iran worth $195 million - report
The US$195 million (Dh716m) agreement was reached at the end of November, Reuters reported on Monday, just weeks after Iraq's prime minister Nouri Al Maliki returned from Washington, where he lobbied the Obama administration for extra weapons to ...
Vet killed in SC survived tour of duty in Iraq
GREENVILLE, S.C. — A U.S. Army veteran who survived a tour of duty in Iraq was killed early Saturday morning in South Carolina while out celebrating his 29th birthday, his father said. Rodney Jermaine Nesbitt and another person were found shot inside ...
Family mourns vet killed in Pelham Road shooting
Dozens killed as mortars hit town in Iraq
A mortar attack has struck a busy area in a mainly Shia town south of Iraq's capital, killing at least 22 people and wounding more than 50, authorities said. The five mortar rounds slammed into a busy market, a residential building and a parking lot ...
Iraq: Mortar Fire Kills at Least 21 People
Twenty Killed In Iraq Mortar Attack
27 killed, 40 wounded in violent attacks across Iraq