UN: May deadliest month in 2014 for Iraq
Almost 800 people have been killed in violence across Iraq in May, the United Nations has said, making it the deadliest month for the country this year. Of the 799 people killed, 196 were members of the Iraqi security forces while and the rest were ...
Nearly 800 Killed in Iraq's Bloodiest Month This Year: UN
May: Iraq's Bloodiest Month This Year
UN Says Iraq Violence Killed 799 People in May
Killings in Iraq, at 799, Reach a Monthly High
New York Times
The figures issued by the United Nations mission to Iraq put last month's civilian death toll at 603, with 196 members of security forces killed. The mission added that 1,409 Iraqis, including 1,108 civilians, were wounded. The previous month's death ...
Iraq Says Crude Oil Exports Rise Slightly in May
Iowa Poll: Iraq War vet holds big lead in GOP primary
DES MOINES, Iowa -- Self-described "mother, soldier, conservative" Joni Ernst is a convincing 18 points ahead of her closest GOP rival, "proven business leader" Mark Jacobs, in the Republican race for U.S. Senate in Iowa, a new Des Moines Register Iowa ...
Iraq has a bleak May, with 799 killed in attacks, UN says
The figures issued by the U.N. mission to Iraq, known as UNAMI, put last month's civilian death toll at 603, with 196 security forces killed. UNAMI added that 1,409 Iraqis, including 1,108 civilians, were wounded. The previous month's death toll stood ...
Almost 800 killed in Iraq in May, the deadliest month this year
Of the total 799 people killed, 196 were members of the Iraqi security forces, and the rest were civilians--often victims of attacks by Sunni Islamist insurgents who have been regaining ground and momentum in Iraq over the past year. Related; Iraq ...
U.N.: Iraq Violence Killed 799 People In May
Attacks across Iraq, including a spate of car bombs in Baghdad and the northern city of Mosul, killed over 60 people in the bloodiest violence to hit Iraq since April elections. AFP PHOTO / ALI AL-SAADI (Photo credit should read ALI AL-SAADI/AFP/Getty ...
Iraq may serve as cautionary tale for Afghanistan
WASHINGTON — The United States has been funneling tons of weapons into Iraq, including sniper rifles , tank rounds and missiles, but the country's U.S.-trained military has not been able to dislodge Jihadists who have seized control of territory in ...
Blair should ask Chilcot to publish full Iraq letters to Bush, says Major
Tony Blair should ask the Chilcot inquiry to publish his correspondence with George Bush about the Iraq war, as releasing only the "gist and quotes" will allow suspicions to fester, Sir John Major has said. The former Conservative prime minister, who ...
Tony Blair and the Iraq inquiry
Blair should demand Bush Iraq war letters are published to stop conspiracy ...
Iraq War Inquiry Gets Bits of Leaders' Talks in Britain
The West Australian
Iraq threatens legal action against any buyer of piped Kurdish oil
ARBIL Iraq (Reuters) - Iraq threatened on Sunday to take legal action against any buyer of oil exported via a new pipeline from the autonomous Kurdistan region to Turkey, while the destination of the first cargo was still unclear. The cargo of Kurdish ...
Turkey 'driven by greed' in Kurd oil row: Iraq deputy PM
Turkey driven by 'greed' in Kurd oil row: Iraq deputy PM
Army must do more to protect pipeline, says Iraq deputy PM
Baghdad (AFP) - Iraq's army must do more to protect a northern oil pipeline and should pay as much attention to it as it does to fighting militants, Iraq's top energy official told AFP Sunday. The rare criticism of the security forces comes with the ...