Development In Iraq
April 2, 2012
Iraq described as "unacceptable" the decision by Qatar to host on its soil its fugitive Vice President Tareq al-Hashemi, who is wanted in his country.
February 23, 2012
A new wave of violence hit Baghdad Thursday and several other cities in Iraq, killing at least 50 people
January 27, 2012
In an attack Friday on a funeral ceremony near a hospital in the Iraqi capital Baghdad at least 28 people have been killed.
January 14, 2012
A bomb killed at least 53 Shiite pilgrims near the southern port city of Basra on Saturday.
January 8, 2012
The Iraqi government has formally asked authorities in the semi-autonomous northern Kurdish region to hand over Vice President Tareq al-Hashemi
January 5, 2012
A wave of blasts hit two Shi’ite districts in Baghdad on Thursday, killing at least 24 people
December 22, 2011
A series of explosions Thursday morning in Baghdad killed over 30 people
December 21, 2011
Iraq's prime minister told Kurdish authorities Wednesday to hand over the Sunni vice president
December 15, 2011
After nine years, 4,500 American dead and 100,000 Iraqi dead, the USA on Thursday formally ended the war in Iraq
December 1, 2011
A car bomb went off in a street market in the mainly Shi'ite Iraqi town of Khalis on Thursday, killing at least 10 people and injuring 25 others.
November 28, 2011
A suicide bomber slammed a car packed with explosives into the gate of a prison north of Baghdad on Monday, killing at least 19 people.
November 3, 2011
Two near-simultaneous blasts killed six security guards Thursday who were waiting in line to pick up their paychecks outside an Iraqi military base, officials said.
October 27, 2011
Masoud Barzani, President of the Kurdistan region of Iraq, on Thursday warned from the outbreak of civil war after the withdrawal of U.S. troops from Iraq
October 19, 2011
Turkey carried out air and ground attacks on Kurdish targets in Iraq on Wednesday, vowing to take "great revenge"
October 11, 2011
Iraqi Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki has stated American forces might still be able to stay in his country as trainers beyond a 2011 withdrawal date.