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Iraq Political Crisis

Iraq Parliament Speaker Threatens To Oust PM

AP | LARA JAKES | Posted 08.21.2012 | World

BAGHDAD — The speaker of Iraq's parliament declared Thursday that lawmakers are prepared to oust the nation's prime minister if he refuses to sh...

Iraq's Sunni-Backed Lawmakers End Parliament Boycott

AP | By SINAN SALAHEDDIN | Posted 04.01.2012 | World

BAGHDAD -- Iraq's parliament reconvened Tuesday after Sunni-backed lawmakers ended their boycott to protest alleged persecution of Sunni officials, a ...

Iraq's Sunni Cabinet Members Suspended

AP | BARBARA SURK | Posted 03.18.2012 | World

BAGHDAD — Iraq's Shiite-dominated Cabinet suspended boycotting Sunni-backed ministers Tuesday, an official said, deepening a sectarian conflict ...

Is Iraq's Political Crisis Deepening?

AP | ADAM SCHRECK and QASSIM ABDUL-ZAHRA | Posted 03.04.2012 | World

BAGHDAD — Lawmakers from Iraq's largest Sunni-backed bloc stood by their boycott of parliament when the assembly reconvened Tuesday after a two-...