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Iraq and its Kurds fight over oil tanker off the Texas coast - Los Angeles Times Tue, 29 Jul 2014 21:41:29 GMT

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Iraq and its Kurds fight over oil tanker off the Texas coast
Los Angeles Times
A peshmerga fighter keeps watch on the edge of Kirkuk in northern Iraq in early July. An Iraqi political struggle has arisen over an oil tanker off the coast of Texas, which holds $100 million worth of oil claimed by both Iraq and its semiautonomous ...
Iraq challenges shipment of Kurdish oil to TexasCBS News
Iraq Gets Court Order Seizing Kurdish Crude Off TexasBloomberg
Iraq's black market oil fuels sectarian divisionAl Jazeera America
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Frontline's “Losing Iraq” asks what went wrong - The Denver Post (blog) Tue, 29 Jul 2014 17:02:19 GMT

The Denver Post (blog)

Frontline's “Losing Iraq” asks what went wrong
The Denver Post (blog)
The docu from the team behind “The Lost Year in Iraq,” “The Torture Question,” “Endgame” and “Bush's War” traces the U.S. role from the 2003 invasion to the current mess. “Frontline's” longtime producer Michael Kirk goes deep, recounting the history of ...
Iraq: How Did We Get Here?FRONTLINE
Iraq is already splitting into three statesUSA TODAY
Losing Iraq: A First Look at Frontline's New DocumentaryThe Wire
The Economist (blog) -WBUR -Al-Arabiya
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Only America can save Iraq's last Christians - Fox News Tue, 29 Jul 2014 11:35:34 GMT

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Only America can save Iraq's last Christians
Fox News
In recent years, Iraq's Christians have experienced relentless persecution by various extremist groups, and, along with a civil conflict in which the Christians remain neutral, it has taken a hard toll on their numbers. In 2003, Iraq's Christians, at 1 ...
Iraq's Beleaguered Christian Community Offered Asylum by FranceNBCNews.com
In pictures: ن - a sign of support for Iraq's persecuted ChristiansFRANCE 24
Iraq's abandoned ChristiansNew York Post
BBC News -USA TODAY -New York Daily News
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Australians fighting in Iraq to face arrest - Aljazeera.com Tue, 29 Jul 2014 13:39:36 GMT

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Australians fighting in Iraq to face arrest
Aljazeera.com
Australian police have obtained arrest warrants for two Australians who are fighting with the Islamic State group in Iraq and Syria after one posted photographs of the other posing with severed heads of Syrian soldiers. Australian Federal Police said ...
Two Australian men post photos fighting in Iraq3News NZ
Arrest Sought of Australians Fighting in IraqTasnim News Agency

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Islamic State offering HONEYMOON bus tours across Syria and Iraq after ... - Daily Mail Tue, 29 Jul 2014 13:50:40 GMT

Daily Mail

Islamic State offering HONEYMOON bus tours across Syria and Iraq after ...
Daily Mail
In any case, the gap in the market has now been filled by the Islamic State, which is offering honeymoon bus tours across its self-declared caliphate spanning Iraq and Syria. The move into tourism comes after the group, formerly known as the Islamic ...
UN Condemns Terrorist Oil Sales From Iraq, SyriaABC News
Putting the ISIS Caliphate in FocusDaily Beast
UN Action against Iraq Militants as Group Lays RootsRudaw
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The Iraq Enigma: Urgency Subsides, But Danger Persists - Wall Street Journal (blog) Tue, 29 Jul 2014 11:52:50 GMT

Wall Street Journal (blog)

The Iraq Enigma: Urgency Subsides, But Danger Persists
Wall Street Journal (blog)
WASHINGTON — With the U.S. still mulling its options in Iraq and trying to spur the formation of a new government there, Iraqi officials are pressing the case that America's indecision is risking its influence and allies in Baghdad. U.S. officials ...


Other crises muscle onto world stage just as Iraq is coming undone - Yahoo News Mon, 28 Jul 2014 21:13:41 GMT

Yahoo News

Other crises muscle onto world stage just as Iraq is coming undone
Yahoo News
This undated file image posted on a militant website on Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2014, which has been verified and is consistent with other AP reporting, shows fighters from the al-Qaida linked Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) marching in Raqqa, Syria.


Let Sunnis Defeat Iraq's Militants - New York Times Mon, 28 Jul 2014 01:21:10 GMT

Let Sunnis Defeat Iraq's Militants
New York Times
THE situation in Iraq today is perilous, particularly for Sunni Muslim Arabs. Their prospects for inclusion in Iraq's government and fair treatment from it have been declining since 2010, when Iraqiyya, the nonsectarian coalition to which we belonged ...


Frontline's 'Losing Iraq' a winning look at a US disaster that lives on - Baltimore Sun (blog) Mon, 28 Jul 2014 11:17:54 GMT

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Frontline's 'Losing Iraq' a winning look at a US disaster that lives on
Baltimore Sun (blog)
The report starts with the Iraqis' inability to topple Saddam Hussein's statue without help from U.S. Marines. It's a metaphor, viewers are told, for how everything that looked easy in Iraq turned out to be exponentially harder -- in part, because no ...
TV Review: Frontline's 'Losing Iraq'Variety

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A nation in peril - Iraq's struggle to hold together - Reuters UK Mon, 28 Jul 2014 07:56:46 GMT

Reuters UK

A nation in peril - Iraq's struggle to hold together
Reuters UK
BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Salman Khaled has already lived through Baghdad's sectarian disintegration; with Iraq now splintering into Shi'ite, Sunni Arab and Kurdish regions, he says this time the survival of the country is at stake. "Things are really tense ...
House to Obama: No troops to Iraq without our OKStars and Stripes
Sunni politician captured, then released, by gunmen in IraqNew York Daily News
Russia delivers combat aircraft to Iraq; experts wonder whether it will help ...MiamiHerald.com

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