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Thousands Flee Iraq Gov't Assault On Rebel-Held Falluja

Reuters | Ned Parker, Isra' al-Rubei'i and Raheem Salman | Posted 07.15.2014 | World

BAGHDAD, May 16 (Reuters) - Thousands of civilians have fled Falluja since last week after the Iraqi military intensified shelling in a new bid to c...

Another Big Blow For Iraq

AP | QASSIM ABDUL-ZAHRA | Posted 01.23.2014 | World

BAGHDAD (AP) — Two Iraqi cities that were strongholds of Sunni insurgents during the U.S. war in the country are battlegrounds once more after al-Qa...

Iraqis Battle Militant Uprisings In 2 Sunni Cities

AP | QASSIM ABDUL-ZAHRA | Posted 01.23.2014 | World

BAGHDAD (AP) — Under siege by government forces, al-Qaida militants tried to strengthen their hold on two of Iraq's main Sunni cities Friday, tellin...

Suicide Bomber Kills 7 Of His Own Family In Iraq

AP | SAMEER N. YACOUB | Posted 09.06.2012 | World

BAGHDAD -- A suicide bomber detonated an explosives-rigged belt at a gathering of his own family in western Iraq, killing his pro-government cousin an...

"George Bush Squandered My Son's Life": A Father's Lost Hope for Justice

Pat LaMarche | Posted 06.11.2011 | Politics
Pat LaMarche

Bill Adams has become very close with the medics who "helped my son while he died." But his relationships with the most of the soldiers he meets are what he described as "tepid" because of his opposition to the war that killed his son.

Sadrist politician blames Maliki for recent Baghdad blasts

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

A prominent Shia politician from the Sadrist political bloc has blamed the Iraqi government for failing to protect religious sites in Baghdad followin...

US Military Tailors Mission Names To Target Audience

Washington Post | Christian Davenport | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

In the hypercharged rush of combat, the adrenaline flows and the rhetoric soars. After the "shock and awe" invasion of Iraq, many of the names the mil...

Series of car bombs kills 19 in western Iraq

AP | REBECCA SANTANA | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BAGHDAD — A spate of car bombings killed 19 people Sunday in Iraq's western Anbar province, once a hotbed of insurgency that later become a show...

Iraq Jail Riot Leaves 13 Dead And 4 Escaped, Say Police

AP | SINAN SALAHEDDIN | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BAGHDAD — Four suspected al-Qaida in Iraq insurgents broke out of jail during a riot Friday that killed six police officers and seven prisoners ...