Iraq Newswire (Page 8)

Iraq Newswire (Page 8)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Iraq. (Page 8)

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  1. U.S. command allegedly overstated gains against Islamic State fightersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Salt Lake Tribune

    An injured Kurdish officer is taken for treatment, during a military operation to regain control of some villages from Islamic State group fighters south of oil-rich city of Kirkuk, 180 miles north of Baghdad, Iraq, Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2015. An injured Kurdish officer is taken for treatment, during a military operation to regain control of some villages from Islamic State group fighters south of oil-rich city of Kirkuk, 180 miles north of Baghdad, Iraq, Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2015.

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  2. Editorial: Cooking the books on ISISRead the original story

    Wednesday | Boston Herald

    ... evidence that the U.S. Central Command was basically cooking the books on its assessments of the bombing campaign in Iraq and possibly the progress of those 3,400 U.S. troops on the ground, assigned to training Iraqi forces. No small matter given ...

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  3. UPDATE 1-Iraqi Kurdistan says to begin payments to oil companies in SeptRead the original story

    Wednesday | Reuters

    ... on account to the companies. The region has ramped up independent sales since mid-June while cutting allocations to Iraq's state oil firm SOMO in an escalating dispute over export rights and budget payments that resulted in companies going unpaid. ...

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  4. Islamic State Car Bomb Kills 2 Iraqi Military CommandersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Voice of America

    ... forces have struggled to make significant gains in rooting out the Islamic State fighters, who control wide swaths of Iraq and Syria. On Thursday, the Sunni ultra-militant group seized five more villages from other anti-government rebels in northern ...

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  5. On Native Ground1989 Invasion of Panama Pushed 'Democracy' at GunpointRead the original story

    Dec 25, 2014 | American Reporter

    ... the United States still has soldiers in Afghanistan. It is poised to again have a sizable contingent of troops in Iraq. It is still rattling sabers at Russia, this time over Ukraine. And the nation that overthrew 41 governments in Latin America ...

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  6. The WilliesDOING Nothing in StyleRead the original story

    Nov 5, 2014 | American Reporter

    ... interviews with Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, the leader of ISIS, and other then-al Qaeda terrorists at Bagram prison in Iraq. Isn't that relevant to the major story of our times? Or even the "vote-shaming" mailer that Republican activists in several states ...

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  7. The WilliesREVENGE is MineRead the original story

    Jun 14, 2014 | American Reporter

    ... in ways the world could witness, first against suspected al-Qaeda training camps in Afghanistan and then against Iraq and Saddam Hussein, who had nothing to do with the Sept. 11 attacks. This week (and I hadn't planned on saying this), it appears ...

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  8. Brasch WordsWAR Without End, AmenRead the original story

    Oct 28, 2011 | American Reporter

    ... President George W. Bush made a token effort to involve Congress into the process of going to war in Afghanistan and Iraq. Not Mr. Obama. It's hard to say what is worse: that Mr. Obama is continuing the Bush Doctrine of attacking any country we see ...

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  9. Suicide bomber kills 2 Iraqi generals in Anbar: ArmyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2011 | Turkish Daily News

    Smoke rises following a U.S.-led coalition airstrike against Islamic State group positions during a military operation to regain control of the eastern suburbs of Ramadi, in Anbar province, Iraq, Saturday, Aug. 15, 2015. AP Photo A suicide bomber in an explosives-rigged vehicle killed two Iraqi army generals north of the Anbar provincial capital Ramadi on Aug. 27, a military spokesman said.

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  10. Iraq to pay for Turkish factory seized by ISILRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2011 | Turkish Daily News

    The Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant has seized a cement factory, owned by Turkish Balance Gayrimenkul, in Iraq and the company expects the repayment of half of the losses by Iraq after a meeting with the Turkish Prime Minister. "We discussed this issue with PM Ahmet Davutoglu.

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  11. Deadly Week for Indiana Troops in IraqRead the original story

    Wednesday | Indiana's NewsCenter

    Three Indiana National Guard soldiers have died in Iraq in the past week and a fourth lies wounded in one of the deadliest weeks in years for the state's Guard units. 37-year-old Sgt.

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  12. U.S. command allegedly amplified gains against Islamic State fightersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Salt Lake Tribune

    An injured Kurdish officer is taken for treatment, during a military operation to regain control of some villages from Islamic State group fighters south of oil-rich city of Kirkuk, 180 miles north of Baghdad, Iraq, Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2015. An injured Kurdish officer is taken for treatment, during a military operation to regain control of some villages from Islamic State group fighters south of oil-rich city of Kirkuk, 180 miles north of Baghdad, Iraq, Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2015.

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  13. Kurds Wage Anti-IS Offensive In North IraqRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Weekday Magazine

    The Kurdish regional government in northern Iraq says its Peshmerga forces have cleared nine villages in Kirkuk Province of Islamic State militants. The Kurdistan region's Security Council said the offensive began at dawn on August 26 in the Daquq area, some 175 kilometers north of Baghdad.

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  14. Iraq president Fuad Masum says constitution should not be bypassedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | India.com

    Baghdad, Aug 26 Iraqi President Fuad Masum said Iraq's constitution should be amended rather than bypassed, in an apparent criticism of the premier's plan to abolish the constitutionally mandated vice presidency. Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi has ordered Iraq's three vice presidential positions to be scrapped and their funding reallocated as part of a reform drive aimed at curbing rampant corruption and government waste in response to weeks of protests.

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  15. Kurds launch new assault on Islamic State in northern IraqRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Daily Times

    ERBIL: Kurdish forces attacked Islamic State insurgents in a cluster of villages in Iraq's northern province of Kirkuk on Wednesday, bent on securing territory they have gained in the course of rolling back the jihadists since last summer. The assault began overnight south of Daquq, a town about 175 km north of the Iraqi capital Baghdad.

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  16. 22 IS militants killed in airstrikes in IraqRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Daily Times

    RAMADI: A total of 22 militants of the Islamic State extremist group were killed Wednesday in airstrikes in Iraq's western province of Anbar, a provincial security source said. The international warplanes carried out the airstrikes on IS positions in Barwana area, near the town of Haditha, some 200 km northwest of the Iraqi capital of Baghdad, leaving at least 10 militants killed and seven others wounded, the source told Xinhua on condition of anonymity.

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  17. London mosque, Yemeni nursing student, two bewildered familiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | The Indian Express

    ... anyone. They also say that the message sent to Atif's brother from a Saudi number said he had been killed in Baghdad, Iraq, in mid-March. Said a bewildered Aleem, "I did everything for Atif but he ended up like that Not even in our wildest dreams we ...

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  18. U.S.: ISIS No. 2 killed in U.S. drone strike in IraqRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 26 | GantDaily.com

    The No. 2 figure in ISIS, Haji Mutazz, was killed in an August 18 drone strike near Mosul, Iraq, a spokesman for the U.S. National Security Council announced Friday.

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  19. Bad ISIS Intelligence? Military Told Obama What He Wanted to HearRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Commentary Magazine

    ... as well as by the president. Yet we know that far from "losing," ISIS is still in possession of a large percentage of Iraq and Syria. Though it has not won every battle, it remains in possession of major cities like Mosul and Ramadi. It massacres ...

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  20. 22 IS militants killed in airstrikes in Anbar provinceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Trend

    A total of 22 militants of the Islamic State extremist group were killed Wednesday in airstrikes in Iraq's western province of Anbar, a provincial security source said, Xinhua reported. The international warplanes carried out the airstrikes on IS positions in Barwana area, near the town of Haditha, some 200 km northwest of the Iraqi capital of Baghdad, leaving at least 10 militants killed and seven others wounded, the source told Xinhua on condition of anonymity.

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