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Iran launches missile attack against Iraq, striking near new U.S. consulate

Lillian Newton, Staff Writer March 29, 2022

Earlier this month, Iran, in an unprecedented attack against Israel, used 12 ballistic missiles to hit the Iraqi capital of Erbil. According to Kurdish officials, the attacks seemed to target the U.S....

Zero Dark Thirty

Cameron Hines February 14, 2013

Four years after her success with The Hurt Locker, Kathryn Bigelow returns to the War in Iraq with Zero Dark Thirty. And just like in her last movie, Bigelow focuses on a group of people involved in the...

Suicide Car Bomber Kills 19 Outside Prison in Iraq

The Associated Press November 30, 2011

BAGHDAD (AP) — 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, Iraqi officials said. Also, a rare explosion inside...

US to Hand Over Iraq Bases and Equipment Worth Billions

Sara J Dufort October 5, 2011

With the war in Iraq over, and only three months left until the last United States troops are due to leave, the government and military officials have to decide what to do with billions of dollars...

Signs of Political Progress as Iraqi Leaders Meet

The Associated Press November 10, 2010

IRBIL, Iraq – Leaders of all the main Iraqi political blocs met Monday for the first time since March elections in a new push to break the eight-month deadlock over forming a new government. Car...

Obama Declares Combat Mission in Iraq Over

Kait Richmond September 8, 2010

On August 31, President Obama addressed the nation to announce that the combat mission in Iraq had ended. “Operation Iraqi Freedom is over, and the Iraqi people now have lead responsibility for the security...

Deadly Blasts Rock Baghdad; “Chemical Ali” Hanged

The Associated Press January 28, 2010

BAGHDAD – Suicide bombers struck near three hotels popular with Western journalists and businessmen Monday just as Iraq announced the execution of Saddam Hussein's notorious cousin known as "Chemical...

Ex-soldier gets 5 life sentences Iraqi deaths

Liz De La Torre September 4, 2009

From The Associated Press PADUCAH, Ky. – A former soldier received five consecutive life sentences Friday for his role in the rape and murder of an Iraqi teenager and the slaying of three of her family...

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