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Joe Biden Vows To Work Closely With New Iraqi Speaker

AP | Posted 07.15.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — Vice President Joe Biden is congratulating Iraq's new parliamentary speaker on his election and says he'll work closely with him. ...

Iraq Crisis Offers Biden Timely Vindication

AP | JOSH LEDERMAN | Posted 06.21.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — As Iraq edges toward chaos, Joe Biden is having a quiet I-told-you-so moment. In 2006, Biden was a senator from Delaware gearing ...

Joe Biden Calls Iraqi Leader, Says U.S. Ready To Help

AP | Posted 06.12.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House says Vice President Joe Biden told Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki (NOO'-ree ahl-MAHL'-ih-kee) that the Unite...

Biden Expresses Support For Iraq's Fight Against Al Qaeda

AP | Posted 01.26.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — Vice President Joe Biden says the United States continues to support Iraq in its fight against al-Qaida-linked militants. The Whi...

Biden Calls Iraqi Leaders Amid Sectarian Violence

AP | JOSH LEDERMAN | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — Vice President Joe Biden spoke by phone Monday with Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki and his frequent parliamentary critic, in...

Biden, Iraqi VP Discuss Recent Wave Of Bloodshed

AP | Posted 09.25.2013 | Politics

NEW YORK -- The White House says Vice President Joe Biden has told Iraqi Vice President Khudeir al-Khuzaie that the U.S. is committed to a shared figh...

Biden: 'This Is Marking A New Beginning'

AP | SINAN SALAHEDDIN | Posted 01.30.2012 | World

BAGHDAD — Vice President Joe Biden said Wednesday that his trip to Baghdad ahead of the U.S. military pullout marks a new beginning between Iraq...

Biden On Surprise Visit To Iraq

AP | SINAN SALAHEDDIN and REBECCA SANTANA | Posted 01.29.2012 | World

BAGHDAD — Vice President Joe Biden arrived on a surprise visit to Iraq late Tuesday in a trip designed to chart a new relationship between the t...

U.S. Now Urging Iraq To Slow Down In Forming Government

Los Angeles Times | Liz Sly | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

After months of pressuring Iraqis to form a new government quickly, the U.S. is now urging them to slow down rather than rush into a deal that would r...

Joe Biden: 'Our National Security Is Dependent On The Economy'

AP/Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

(AP) WASHINGTON - Vice President Joe Biden said Wednesday he's confident the various factions in Iraq will form a workable coalition and bring stabili...

Joe Biden Optimistic About Democrats Prospects In 2010 Elections

Erin Booth | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

During his three-day visit in Iraq over the holiday weekend, Joe Biden not only offered his insights about the Middle East but also about an issue clo...

Ryan Grim Discusses Biden's Comment That Iraq Could Be 'Great Achievement' For Obama (VIDEO)

Huff TV | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Huff TV

Huffington Post political reporter Ryan Grim appeared on MSNBC this afternoon to discuss Vice President Joe Biden's comments that if the U.S. is able ...

US Marines End Role In Iraq, Biden Holds Talks In Baghdad

AP | ADAM SCHRECK | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

RAMADI, Iraq — The U.S. Marines marked the end of nearly seven years in Iraq on Saturday by handing the Army their command of Anbar province, on...

Biden: U.S. Will Follow Iraq Wishes On Troop Pullout

AP | DAVID RISING | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BAGHDAD — Vice President Joe Biden pledged Thursday to follow Iraq's wishes should Baghdad decide to speed up the timetable for the withdrawal o...

Biden Celebrates July 4 With US troops in Iraq

AP | KIM GAMEL | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

BAGHDAD — Vice President Joe Biden spent the Fourth of July with his son and other American troops in Iraq on Saturday, while the Iraqi governme...

McCain vs Biden: Not All "Foreign Policy Experience" Is Created Equal

Arianna Huffington | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Arianna Huffington

The past seven-plus years have shown us that "foreign policy experience," in and of itself, isn't all it's cracked up to be. For Exhibit A of this look no further than George Bush's most "experienced" foreign policy advisor: Dick Cheney. How's that working out?

Senator Biden is the Right Man at the Right Time

James P. Rubin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
James P. Rubin

Biden knows that America is not just a military power but also a peacemaker. And he knows that American ideals must be tempered by a hard-headed realism about the way the world really works.

Jason Linkins

Joe Biden On Iraq: Staying Is "Killing Us"

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Senator Joe Biden continued to press his argument against the administration's strategy on Iraq across the TV dial this morning. On the Today Show, h...

Joe Biden: The Surge Is A Failure

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — A leading Democrat on Saturday declared last year's troop buildup in Iraq a failure. Sen. Joe Biden, chairman of the Senate Foreig...

Biden: Iraq "A Boulder" In Road to U.S. Credibility

Brian Lawson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Brian Lawson

Speaking at New England College's College Convention, Joe Biden spent most of his time discussing Iraq and the Middle East.