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US Embassy in Iraq

U.S. To Slash Iraq Embassy By Two-Thirds

Agence France Presse | | Posted 05.19.2013 | World

The US mission in Iraq -- the biggest in the world -- will slash its numbers by two-thirds by the end of this year from its peak figure of over 16,000...

U.S. Embassy In Baghdad Plans To Double In Size

The Cable | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The U.S. Embassy in Baghdad is planning to double its ranks as it takes over a host of missions for the military there, according to America's No. 2 d...

US Inaugurates New $700 Million Embassy In Baghdad

AP | CHELSEA J. CARTER | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BAGHDAD — The United States inaugurated its largest embassy ever on Monday, a fortress-like compound in the heart of the Green Zone _ and the mo...

Baghdad Embassy's Fire-Fighting System Is Defective

McClatchy | Warren Strobel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The fire-fighting system in the massive new $740 million U.S. Embassy in Baghdad is defective, according to documents obtained by McClatchy and U.S. o...

US Embassy In Iraq $144 Million Overbudget And Unfinished

Washington Post | Glenn Kessler | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

The massive U.S. embassy under construction in Baghdad could cost $144 million more than projected and will open months behind schedule because of poo...