More Iraq Articles

  • Obama not concerned enough about nuclear terrorism

    In the Netherlands this week, President Obama confessed a fear: "I continue to be much more concerned, when it comes to our security, with the prospect of a nuclear weapon going off in Manhattan."

  • Attacks kill 29 people in Iraq

    BAGHDAD (AP) — A wave of attacks across Iraq on Tuesday killed at least 29 people, mostly members of the security forces, while a Sunni lawmaker escaped an assassination attempt, officials said. Police officials say the deadliest of Tuesday's attacks took place at night when a suicide bomber...

  • Militants launch social support in an Iraqi city

    BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraq's al-Qaida-inspired militants who took over the city of Fallujah are now trying to show they can run it, providing social services, policing the streets and implementing Shariah rulings in a bid to win the support of its Sunni Muslim population. Gunmen in ski masks and...

  • Iraq papers protest killing of well-known reporter

    BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraqi newspapers have not printed Sunday's edition to protest the killing the previous day of a well-known radio journalist by a guard of the country's Kurdish president. The strike was called for by the Iraqi Journalists Syndicate just hours after the death of Radio Free...

  • Monday meme: What women worry about

  • Iraq passes law legitimizing spousal rape as American feminists try to 'Ban Bossy'

    Women in Iraq are up in arms over a new law that gives husbands the right to force their wives to have sex with them whenever they want. Two dozen women protested the new law, which also allows girls as young as nine to be married and automatically grants husbands custody. The protest took...



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