Suicide bombings, attacks in Iraq kill 33 people
BAGHDAD (AP) — Suicide bombings and other attacks across Iraq killed at least 33 people and wounded nearly 80 more on Monday, officials said, the latest in an uptick in violence as the country counts down to crucial parliament elections later this month.
What We Left Behind
Dozens killed in Iraq attacks and bombings
30 dead, 70 injured after multiple bomb attacks in Iraq
Wall Street Journal
Iraq Oil Output Exceeds Hussein Era
Wall Street Journal
Iraqi officials often order foreign operators to cut output from some of the country's biggest fields ahead of bad weather or amid equipment breakdowns, Western executives working in Iraq say. "They don't have the storage," says Diane Munro, an oil ...
Burning the candle at both ends: Iraq's pressing energy crisis
Iraq needs drastic rethink on crude resources
Many dead in Iraq violence ahead of vote
Bombings across Iraq, including a suicide blast at a college in north Baghdad, have killed at least 18 people, while clashes in the country's restive city of Fallujah left 15 people dead. Sunday's violence came less than two weeks before a ...
For Extremists In Syria, Extortion Brings Piles Of Cash From Iraq
The renegade Islamist group known as ISIS now controls swaths of Syria and Iraq, and it's partly because the fighters are so rich. ISIS, or the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, is known for having the biggest guns and paying the highest salaries.
Md. gov candidate suggests Iraq War vet opponent not up for 'real job'
A Democratic candidate for governor of Maryland is defending comments he made Monday in which he suggested his opponent, an Iraq war veteran, was not up to the task of a “real job.” Maryland Attorney General Douglas Gansler drew ire from a veterans' ...
Gansler seeks to clarify comments about rival Brown's military service in Iraq
Gansler criticizes Brown on leadership, service in Iraq
Attacks Kill at Least 18 People in Iraq
Less than two weeks ahead of parliamentary elections, Iraq is struggling to keep a lid on a surge in sectarian violence that has sent bloodshed soaring to levels not seen since the country was pushed to the brink of civil war in 2006 and 2007. Sunday's ...
Suicide bombings, other attacks in Iraq kill at least 33 people
U.S. News & World Report
Iraqi security forces guard the main gate of a Shiite private college following a deadly suicide attack, in Baghdad's eastern neighborhood of Ur, Iraq, Sunday, April 20, 2014. A series of attacks, including a coordinated assault on a private Shiite ...
THE 2014 GENERAL ELECTION IN IRAQ AND POSSIBLE SPILLOVER FOR ...
This will drive Sunni Arabs into the arms of militant Sunni groups such as the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) and will greatly weaken pro-Turkey moderate Arab leaders. Besides, the already deadlocked relations with the Kurdistan Regional ...
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 ...
Suicide bombings, attacks in Iraq kill 19 people
BAGHDAD — Suicide bombings and other attacks across Iraq killed at least 19 people and wounded 36 on Monday, officials said, the latest in an uptick in violence as the country counts down to crucial parliament elections later this month. Contrails ...