Dozens killed in series of blasts in Iraq
At least 25 people were killed in the latest wave of attacks across Iraq, including a series of bombings targeting shoppers in a Sunni neighbourhood in Baghdad, authorities have said. Four people were killed in a twin bomb attack on busy commerical ...
Bombs targeting soldiers, shoppers kill 16 in Iraq
Iraq officials say explosions in Baghdad street full of shoppers kill 4
Multiple bomb attacks in Iraq kill six
Christian Science Monitor
Gunmen attack Iraq military base, kill 10 soldiers
BAGHDAD – Militants launched a brazen attack on a military base in a restive area in northern Iraq on Thursday, killing at least 10 soldiers and wounding 12, officials said. The morning attack at the base outside the city of Mosul, about 225 miles ...
The big test facing Iraq
Violence surges in Iraq's Anbar province
Sunni Discontent Fuels Growing Violence In Iraq's Anbar Province
Iraq Shuts Down the Abu Ghraib Prison, Citing Security Concerns
New York Times
BAGHDAD — The Iraqi government said Tuesday that it had closed the Abu Ghraib prison, the site of a notorious prisoner abuse scandal during the American occupation of Iraq, because of fears that it could be overrun by Sunni insurgents who have gained ...
Iraq closes Abu Ghraib prison amid security concerns
Iraq's Infamous Abu Ghraib Prison Temporarily Closed
Iraq closes notorious Abu Ghraib prison because of security concerns
The closing of Abu Ghraib and the US failure in Iraq
Los Angeles Times
The government of Iraq last week announced that it had padlocked the infamous prison at Abu Ghraib. The gates are closed, the inmates moved. Whether the closure is permanent or temporary — Iraqi officials suggest the latter — this ought to qualify as ...
Iraqi Justice Minister reveals that 70 Saudi nationals are being detained in ...
Inmates To Be Moved Temporarily Out Of Iraq's Abu Ghraib Prison
Asharq Alawsat English
Iraq: Fatwa stirs controversy ahead of elections
Asharq Alawsat English
Baghdad, Asharq Al-Awsat—Iraq's Shi'ite community remained divided this week ahead of nationwide elections on April 30 after Iraqi Grand Ayatollah Hussein Ismail Al-Sadr criticized a controversial fatwa banning the election of secular candidates.
Fatwa banning election of secular candidates in Iraq criticized
Hundreds Welcome Home Iraq War Vet, Sochi Paralympian
Calhoun had both of his legs amputated above the knee after an explosion while serving in Iraq in 2003. He tried skiing as part of his recovery. “Being in a wheelchair, it was something that got me out and made me feel free again,” Calhoun said. “Just ...
28 killed in violence across Iraq
(CNN) -- A car bomb went off in the restive northern Iraqi city of Mosul on Sunday, killing nine people, while 10 others were killed in clashes there, security officials said. The explosives-laden car targeted a joint security patrol of the Iraqi army ...
Iraq car bomb kills at least 16 people
Deadly car bombings hit northern Iraq
Series of Bombings Kills More Than 20 Across Iraq
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To honor our heroes: Parade is due for Iraq and Afghanistan war vets (editorial)
It's only fitting that the call has gone out from Staten Island to finally welcome home America's troops from the 9/11-era wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. Our borough, which suffered deeply from the attack that destroyed the World Trade Center, has been ...
Promoting a 'right to heal' from Ft Hood to Abu Ghraib
NORTHERN IRAQ OIL WILL FLOW TO EUROPE VIA TURKEY
Yıldız said that President of Iraq's Kurdish north Masoud Barzani and Ashti Hawrami, natural resources minister of Iraq, were also working on the issue, and this was an important step for Turkey and for the stability of region. Currently almost 1.5 ...
Official: Northern Iraq oil to flow through Turkey
In Iraq, 18 dead in attacks
(CNN) -- Attackers in Iraq killed 18 people on Wednesday, authorities said. At least five people were killed and 24 others were wounded when a car bomb exploded in the main commercial street of Karrada district in central Baghdad, police said. Baghdad ...