UN warns of Syria spillover into Iraq
The United Nations has warned that armed groups are increasingly forging links across the border of Syria and Iraq, fuelling sectarian tensions in a region that has suffered from years of bloodshed. Speaking at the UN Security Council, the special ...
Iraq Politics: This Is As Bad As It Gets
UN warns of increasing militant links between Iraq, Syria
UN: 400000 Displaced This Year in Iraq Violence
'Environmental Poisoning' of Iraq Is Claimed
New York Times
WASHINGTON — An advocacy group representing American military veterans and Iraqi civilians arrived here on Wednesday armed with a message for the United States government: Washington must do something for the thousands of people suffering from ...
New York Times (blog)
Obama gives Iraq war a more generous spin
Washington Post (blog)
President Obama, whose presidential campaign in 2008 took off in large part because of his criticism of the Iraq war, on Wednesday used that war as a contrast to what Russia is doing in Ukraine. Speaking in Brussels, Obama dismissed suggestions by ...
Iraq and Crimea
Obama Defends Iraq Invasion: At Least America 'Sought' To Get UN Backing
Obama: Don't compare Ukraine invasion to Iraq
UN brands polio outbreak in Syria and Iraq 'most challenging in history'
A UN agency has described the eruption of polio in Syria as perhaps "the most challenging outbreak in the history of polio eradication" after the number of cases in the war-ravaged country reached 38 and the first case was confirmed in neighbouring Iraq.
Iraq Reports First Suspected Polio Case Since 2000
Theater|Returned From the Front, a Predator Still at War
New York Times
PHILADELPHIA — Under the destabilizing pressure of his wartime experience, not to mention the cruel workings of his own personal demons, an American Marine disintegrates before our eyes in “Don Juan Comes Home From Iraq,” a new drama by Paula ...
Time running out for man facing the gallows in Iraq
I spoke to his mother just a few days ago and she is destroyed. She keeps begging me to do something. He seems to be in very bad shape, with very little to eat. The situation is so critical he could be executed any minute now, unless the Office of the ...
Iraq war vet introduces military suicide prevention bill
(CNN) -- The first Iraq war combat veteran to serve in the U.S. Senate introduced legislation on Thursday aimed at reducing the number of military veterans who commit suicide. No matter the cost of the measures urged in the sweeping bill, "that is the ...
Iraq-Afghanistan vet group wants to be 'GPS' for transition back into civilian ...
No end in sight to Iraq's crisis, analysts say
Iraq. No end in sight to Iraq's crisis, analysts say. With just a few weeks to go until elections are held in Iraq, the electoral commission has resigned, violence is reaching new highs and the political elite remains deeply divided along sectarian ...
UN upbeat on resolving pre-election crisis in Iraq
Iraqi judiciary accused of bias, failure
Women's Rights Under Threat in Iraq
Human Rights Watch
Few disagree that the Iraqi government's increasingly Shia character has alienated its Sunni population—but what has mounting sectarian division meant for the rights of women and girls? Last October, Iraq's justice minister introduced a draft law to ...
The Iraq War's Real Legacy
The Real News Network
The Iraq War's Real Legacy JESSICA DESVARIEUX, TRNN PRODUCER: On a planned presidential trip to the E.U. headquarters, it was supposed to be all handshakes and photo ops about a new trade deal. But instead, President Obama, in his speech ...
Obama's Iraq Fairy Tale
Stop defending the Iraq War! Revising history will only lead to more mistakes
MSNBC contributor: Iraq War 'more serious violation of international law' than ...