Veteran paralyzed in Iraq War hopeful for surgery: 'It would completely change my life'
VANCOUVER, Wash. — Army Veteran Brandon Powell was paralyzed from the neck down when he was shot by a sniper while serving in the Iraq War. He's now trying to raise money to undergo a procedure that he says will change his life. Powell was on the ...
Iraq Plans $2 Billion Eurobond Sale to Plug 2018 Budget Deficit
Iraq became the first major oil exporter to sign a financing program with the International Monetary Fund in 2016 for a three-year loan of $5.4 billion, as the drop in crude prices and the war against Islamic State militants battered public finances ...
UPDATE 1-Iraq plans $2 bln bond issue, Trade Bank of Iraq to establish Saudi branch
Iraq plans $2 billion sovereign bond issue in 2018-central bank chief
Iraq to raise $2bn through sovereign bond in second half of 2018
Miss Iraq Sarah Idan's Miss Universe Story Will Inspire You
Venezuela, United States, Great Britain, South Africa, China, Japan, Korea, Colombia — these countries are all staples in the Miss Universe pageant, but for the 2017 competition, one more country is joining the ranks — Iraq. The woman who will bring ...
Sarah Abdali Idan, Miss Iraq 2017: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know
Iraq plans new pipeline exporting Kirkuk oil to Turkey: oil ministry
BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Iraq plans to build a new pipeline that will ship oil from Kirkuk's oilfields to the Ceyhan port in Turkey, the oil ministry said on Sunday. The new pipeline will replace an old and severely damaged section of the Kirkuk-Ceyhan ...
Iraq to export Kurdish region oil to Turkey
Iraq to build new oil pipeline to Turkey
Iraq to build new pipeline to export Kirkuk oil to Turkey
Iraq's Basketball Squad Upsets Iran In FIBA Qualifying Action - RFE/RL
Iraq scored a major upset in the FIBA Basketball World Cup 2019 qualifying round with a 74-66 victory over Iran.
Iraq Offers Nine Oil, Gas Exploration Sites Near Iran, Kuwait
Iraq's government has invited foreign energy firms to bid for the rights to explore for oil and gas in the country's border areas near Iran and Kuwait. Iraq's Oil Ministry said in a statement on November 26 that eight areas are being offered in the ...
Iraq offers nine oil and gas blocks for exploration near Iran, Kuwait borders
Iraq and Kuwait near agreement on price for gas exports
Iran starts early production from joint oil field with Iraq
New memorial on Capitol grounds will honor Texans who served in Iraq and Afghanistan
AUSTIN — A soldier, called to serve in the post-9/11 wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, is pulled one way by his duty to his country and another by his duty to his family. This burden, felt by 225,000 Texas service members who have been deployed in the ...
What the US needs to do to prevent a new ISIS in Iraq
Shelly Culbertson, senior policy researcher at the RAND Corporation, explains the steps that the US can take in leading the stabilization effort in Iraq to prevent the rise of a new ISIS. Following is a transcript of the video. Shelly Culbertson: I'm ...
How not to lose the peace in Iraq
The defeat of Daesh is imminent, despite isolated pockets where the terror organization still has a presence. A complete victory over Daesh would be a great achievement for Iraq and the international community, and a successful model for fighting ...
The defeat of the Daesh in Syria and Iraq
Reasserting Arab identity, from Lebanon to Iraq
During Saad Hariri's speech to his boisterous and adoring supporters last week, my ears pricked up at one word: “Urubah” (“defending the Arab character of Lebanon”). With a single word, he gave voice to a pressing concern for so many people: What is ...