Turkey Allows Unilateral Kurdish Oil Exports as Iraq Ties Fray
Turkey's Energy Minister Taner Yildiz said yesterday that Iraq had agreed that Kurdish-held northern Iraq could export 100,000 barrels of oil a day and that Turkey didn't violate agreements, state-run Anadolu agency reported today. The Kurdistan ...
Kurdish Independence from Iraq: The Ball is Rolling
UPDATE 4-Iraq seeks arbitration against Turkey on Kurdish oil sale
Iraq files for arbitration against Turkey, Botas
How Not to Find Closure in Iraq
I landed in Baghdad nearly six years after Lance Corporal Chad Clifton, my best friend, was killed in Ramadi, the epicenter of the Sunni insurgency, the capital of fighting and dying in Iraq. He was a Marine; I was a civilian, contracted to plug a hole ...
'Why I joined' the U.S. Army to fight in Iraq
First, the more accurate question is why I volunteered to go to Iraq. After all, I joined the Army a week after we declared war on Saddam's government with the intention of going to Iraq. Now, after years of training and preparation, I am finally here ...
Family of Iraq veteran forms nonprofit center in DC to research unexplained ...
The grave site of Thomas J. Sullivan, 30, at Arlington National Cemetery. He died in 2009 of pneumonia after years of physical and mental suffering that relatives believe were somehow related to his deployment to Iraq. (Ricky Carioti/The Washington Post).
On the home front, battling a mysterious enemy
Voice of America
Iraq Seeks Arbitration in Dispute With Turkey over Kurdish Oil Sale
Voice of America
ISTANBUL — Baghdad has requested legal arbitration in a dispute with Turkey over the sale of Iraqi Kurdish oil. The move comes after the first super tanker of Iraqi Kurdish oil departed from Turkey, despite warnings and threats from Baghdad to not go ...
N. Iraq says it will continue to sell oil through Turkey
Iraqi Kurds slam Baghdad legal action over oil shipment
Memorial day in Iraq
Newspapers and television channels have been full of the images of families mourning their dead. In almost every article on Memorial Day I've read, a US flag features somewhere in the picture that accompanies it. Here in Baghdad, and across Iraq, there ...
Jersey City Mayor Fulop, an Iraq War veteran, calls for updated GI Bill
By Jersey City Mayor Steve Fulop: We commemorate Memorial Day to pay honor to the millions of American men and women who died in service to their country, as well as veterans and those on active military duty. But we should also pause and consider ...
Iraq's future looks more like Kurdistan
Such an agreement would have far reaching ramifications for Iraq because a growing number of provinces, including all Sunni and even some Shia ones, are talking openly of following the example of Kurdistan and becoming autonomous regions, as the ...
Despite Bloody Conflict, Iraq's Leader Looks Likely To Keep Power
'Our man in Iraq' turning into the one U.S. removed
The incumbent digs in
Database: Wisconsin casualties of the Iraq and Afghanistan wars
Wisconsin State Journal
Search our honor roll to find details about Wisconsin servicemen and servicewomen killed in Iraq and Afghanistan. Online Database by Caspio. Click here to load this Caspio Online Database. Please email Nick Heynen with questions about this page.
ICRC (press release)
Iraq: Civilians and medical facilities bear brunt of fighting in Fallujah
ICRC (press release)
A large number of civilians are still trapped inside the city by fighting," said Patrick Youssef, head of the ICRC delegation in Iraq, who recently went to the area to assess the humanitarian situation. "Supplies of water, food, and other basic ...
Iraq using barrel bombs in Fallujah: rights group
Iraqi forces launch attack on ISIS in Babil, bombard Fallujah