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Iraq Sanctions

A New Bipartisanship

Rich Rubino | Posted 10.07.2013 | Politics
Rich Rubino

It has become conventional thinking that bipartisanship is moribund in American politics. Recent elections of Tea Party Republicans have cemented this mindset. Ironically, the increasing partisan polarity may actually have the unintended result of effectuating a new bipartisanship.

Boeing, Boeing Back, Back To Iraq

AP | By ADAM SCHRECK | Posted 02.14.2013 | Business

BAGHDAD (AP) — The first new Boeing Co. jetliner sold to Iraq in 30 years touched down in Baghdad on Saturday, signaling the country's determination...

Iraq at the UN: Mission Accomplished?

Evelyn Leopold | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Evelyn Leopold

More than 20 years after sanctions were imposed on Iraq for Saddam Hussein's invasion of Kuwait, the UN Security Council lifted most restrictions, symbolically closing what Baghdad calls a "dark chapter" in its history.

UN Lifts Key Sanctions Against Iraq

AP | EDITH M. LEDERER | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

UNITED NATIONS — The U.N. Security Council gave a unanimous vote of confidence Wednesday to the significant strides Iraq has taken by lifting 19...