Bombs Against Kurds, Other Attacks in Iraq Kill 40
A double bombing tore through Kurdish political party offices in northern Iraq in the deadliest of a series of attacks nationwide that killed at least 40 people, officials said. It was the second such assault in as many days. Nobody claimed ...
Bombings in Iraq kill 40
Across Iraq, Insurgents Show Reach in Attacks
Iraq: Bombing at Kurdish party HQ kills at least 19
Rand study tries to focus on lessons from Iraq and Afghanistan, but what have ...
What lessons should we have learned from Iraq and Afghanistan? Put in current terms: Who wants to forecast the ultimate result of U.S. commitments to increasing military and economic support for selected insurgents in Syria and the new government of ...
Insurgents in Iraq overrun Mosul provincial government headquarters
Several army officers said Iraqi forces were demoralized and no match for the militants from the Sunni Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL), which is also active across the border in Syria. "Without urgent intervention of more supporting troops ...
International Business Times
Iraq to stay ahead of Iran for now in rivalry for OPEC No.2 spot
They may be neck and neck for the next few years, but my money is on Iraq pulling away from a trailing Iran," said Peter Wells of geological consultancy Neftex, who has worked in Iran. Deteriorating security has reversed early gains, but Iraqi output ...
Lifted Sanctions Could Fuel Oil Competition Between Iran And Iraq
What's Missing From Hillary's Iraq Apology
Among the biggest news from Hillary Clinton's largely newsless new book is her blunt apology for voting to authorize war in Iraq. “I thought I had acted in good faith and made the best decision I could with the information I had,” she writes “And I ...
Clinton Learned Nothing From the Iraq War
Deadly fighting breaks out in Iraq's Mosul
Samarra was the scene of a major turning point in the Sunni-Shia sectarian struggle in Iraq following the 2003 US-led invasion. In 2006, al-Qaeda-linked Sunni fighters bombed the city's revered Shia al-Askari shrine, triggering a wave of violence that ...
Iraq dislodges insurgents from city of Samarra with airstrikes
Bombing on Kurdish party HQ in Iraq kills 18
Attacks across Iraq kill 27 people
Iraq Gunmen Take University, Briefly Hold Hostages
Militants stormed a university filled with hundreds of students in Iraq's restive Anbar province Saturday, briefly taking students hostage before withdrawing from the school amid gunfire, officials and witnesses said. Meanwhile, fighting in a northern ...
The Maritime Executive
Iraq Threatens Kurds With UN Action
Wall Street Journal
Iraq said it would complain to the United Nations about oil exports by the semiautonomous Kurdish region, as the Kurds shipped more crude. The appeal to the international organization would be the latest step by Baghdad to try to stanch oil sales it ...
UPDATE 1-Iraq says to take "severe measures" over Kurdish oil exports
Second tanker loads Kurdish pipeline exports
Clinton Pushes Back Against Iraq Allegations In Bob Gates Book
In an exclusive interview with ABC's Diane Sawyer, Hillary Clinton took issue with the startling allegation in former Defense Secretary Robert Gates' memoir that Clinton's opposition to the 2007 Iraq troop surge was borne of politics. In Gates' memoir ...
Clinton refutes Gates on Iraq troop surge vote
Hillary Clinton Pushes Back Against Iraq Allegations In Bob Gates Book
Battle to establish Islamic state across Iraq and Syria
A multi-pronged assault across central and northern Iraq in the past four days shows that the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (Isis) has taken over from the al-Qa'ida organisation founded by Osama bin Laden as the most powerful and effective ...