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Iraq Shiite Violence

Iraq Police Say 8 Killed In Wahda, Village South Of Baghdad

AP | REBECCA SANTANA | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BAGHDAD — Eight members of one Shiite family were killed south of Baghdad on Monday in the worst incident of a bloody day across Iraq that left ...

Virtue Out of Necessity: Bush Troop Decision Disingenuous

Lawrence Korb | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Lawrence Korb

Despite the president's assertion that the withdrawal of some troops represents a "return on success" from his "surge" policy, he is merely making a virtue out of necessity.

George Bush: Spiraling Iraq Violence "A Very Positive Moment"

Think Progress | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Violence continues across southern Iraq today, as radical Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr is threatening to end his crucial cease-fire by calling for th...