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Suicide Bomber Kills At Least 19 Outside Baghdad Mosque

Reuters | Posted 12.19.2014 | World

BAGHDAD, Oct 19 (Reuters) - A suicide bomber killed 19 at a funeral in Baghdad on Sunday as an ambush halted Iraqi forces' advance on a key northern c...

Iraqis Accuse Blackwater Of Killings In U.S. Court

The New York Times | Posted 06.26.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON — The witness wore a suit with no tie, the top button of his gray shirt undone. He had told this story many times, and now that he was in...

Official: U.S. Mulls Discussions With Iran Over Iraq Security Crisis

Reuters | Lesley Wroughton | Posted 06.15.2014 | World

By Lesley Wroughton WASHINGTON, June 15 (Reuters) - The Obama administration is mulling possible discussions with Iran over the mounting security c...

Iraq Remains On Edge As Insurgent Advance Slows

Reuters | Posted 08.15.2014 | World

(Adds details on U.S. aircraft carrier, paragraph 4, airstrike on Kurdish forces, paragraphs 11-13, White House comment on Obama, paragraphs 21-22) ...

The $40 Billion Iraqi Money Trail

CNBC | Eamon Javers | Posted 12.25.2011 | World

It has been called the largest airborne transfer of currency in the history of the world. But finding out what happened to all the money involved has ...

Yanar Mohammed -- Iraqi Women's Vigilant Champion

Marcia G. Yerman | Posted 09.06.2011 | World
Marcia G. Yerman

Although the focus of many media reports has been on Egypt's Tahrir Square, there is another Tahrir Square that demands our attention -- the one in Baghdad.

Soldier Taunting Iraqi Children is Hardly the Worst Act

Firas Al-Atraqchi | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Firas Al-Atraqchi

Recent news of a video of a US soldier taunting two Iraqi male children is disturbing but hardly the worst account of improper actions to have emerged...

The Invasion Of Iraq: Reflections Seven Years Later

Ryan McDermott | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Ryan McDermott

This week marks the seventh anniversary of the beginning of the war in Iraq. But my experience of the war started a few months earlier.

Triple bomb blasts rock Baghdad

Al Jazeera. | Al Jazeera | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

At least 37 people killed and 71 injured in explosions near hotels in the Iraqi capital....

'Chemical Ali' executed; Baghdad blast kills at least 36

Fox 31 | Fox 31 | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Suicide bombers struck near three hotels popular with Western journalists and businessmen Monday just as Iraq announced the execution of Saddam Hussei...

Scores killed in Iraq blasts

Al Jazeera. | Al Jazeera | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Three explosions targeting Shias in Hilla and Baghdad cause more than 30 deaths....

Dozens dead in Iraq bomb blasts

Al Jazeera. | Al Jazeera | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Serial car bomb blasts hit capital Baghdad....

147 killed in Baghdad as devastating suicide attacks raise questions about Iraq's security

Fox 31 | Fox 31 | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

BAGHDAD (AP) -- A pair of suicide car bombings Sunday devastated the heart of Iraq's capital, killing at least 147 people in the country's deadliest a...

Iraq outraged as Blackwater case is dropped

The Independent | Independent | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Saying it was "astonished" by a US court's decision to drop manslaughter charges against private security guards who were accused of killing 17 civili...

One Woman's Account Of Having To Wear A Hijab In Iraq

washingtonpost.com | Dalya Hassan | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BAGHDAD -- "You have to wear a hijab," my husband told me shortly after we got married. "Don't argue with me over this issue."...

Iraq blasts 'will not halt US exit'

Al Jazeera. | Al Jazeera | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

US says pullout plans on track despite wave of deadly attacks in Baghdad....

Bomb blasts in Iraq claim lives

Al Jazeera. | Al Jazeera | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Dozens wounded in addition to fatalities in attacks outside Baghdad ahead of Eid al-Adha....

Iraq-Iran in oilfield dispute

Al Jazeera. | Al Jazeera | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Baghdad says Iranian troops crossed border to seize disputed southern oil well....

Scores killed as car bombs rock Baghdad

The Independent | Independent | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

At least 62 people were killed and 105 wounded when four or more large car bombs shook Baghdad on Tuesday, the latest high-profile blasts apparently a...

Scores dead in Iraq car bombing

Al Jazeera. | Al Jazeera | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Twin car bombs leave over 100 people dead in central Baghdad, police say....

Iraq link to hostage played down

The Independent | Independent | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Claims that Iran masterminded the kidnap of five British contractors in Baghdad were played down by UK and Iraqi officials tonight....

127 dead as bombers aim for heart of government

The Independent | Independent | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Car bombers yesterday killed as many as 127 people in Baghdad in a series of attacks that left the city's streets strewn with the wreckage of burning ...

World leaders condemn Iraq attacks

Al Jazeera. | Al Jazeera | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Condolences offered as Baghdad blames al-Qaeda network and Baathists for devastating bombing....

Iraq urges U.S. to give back Iraqi Jewish Archive

Haaretz. | Haaretz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

It was seized from Jewish families and wound up soaking in sewage water in the basement of a secret police building. Rescued from the chaos that engul...

Iraq PM orders security reshuffle

Al Jazeera. | Al Jazeera | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Senior commanders swop positions in wake of deadly co-ordinated attacks in Baghdad....