July 4, 2010
Posted by pkrf1end under My links
| Tags: baghdad
, election front
, fourth of july
, front runners
, iyad allawi
, joe biden
, president joe
, vice president
Leave a Comment
As the U.S. prepares to withdraw from Iraq, Vice President Joe Biden arrives in Baghdad for negotiations with election front-runners Nouri Maliki and Iyad Allawi over the Fourth of July weekend.
He expresses optimism they can form a government, an effort that has nearly stalled.
June 18, 2010
Should private contractors like Blackwater be allowed to continue to provide armed security for convoys, military bases and other facilities in Afghanistan and Iraq? A bipartisan U.S.
Congressional commission will spend two days cross-examining 14 witnesses from academia, government and the companies themselves to come up with an answer.
April 17, 2010
Indeed, as we look back at our years in Iraq, almost all of what once passed for conventional wisdom has been proven wrong.
March 28, 2010
Former Iraqi Prime Minister Iyad Allawi’s bloc has won the most seats in Iraq’s parliamentary elections, final results show.http://www.theafricanstore.org/
January 26, 2010
Ali Hassan al-Majid, Saddam Hussein’s notorious cousin known as Chemical Ali, is hanged for crimes against humanity in Iraq.
January 16, 2010
President Obama has offered Haiti the United States’ ‘full support’ after the island nation suffered an epic earthquake.
What he did not mention is America’s generosity may come with a hefty price tag to U.S. taxpayers as the deficit mushrooms from the cost of wars in Iraq and Afghanistan.