President Jalal Talabani is now able to talk, his doctor said, adding he was hopeful the statesman would soon be fit to return to Iraq from Germany.
BAGHDAD (AP) — Attackers disguised in military uniforms killed seven anti-al-Qaida militiamen in Iraq early on Friday as anti-government protests once again raged in Iraq’s Sunni provinces.
RAMADI, Iraq (AP) — Sunni protesters are camped out in dozens of tents festooned with tribal banners on the edge of this one-time Iraqi insurgent stronghold. They are digging in and growing more organized, vowing to keep up their demonstrations against a Shiite-led government they feel has left them behind.
BAGHDAD (AP) — An Iraqi judicial panel rejected on Tuesday a decision to remove one of the country’s top judges from his post because of alleged ties to Saddam Hussein’s now-dissolved Baath party, an official said.
BAGHDAD — The Iranian-backed Shiite group responsible for most of the attacks against U.S. forces in the final years of the Iraq war is busily reinventing itself as a political organization in ways that could enhance Iran’s influence in post-American Iraq — and perhaps beyond.
UR, Iraq: The U.S. military on Wednesday handed control of ancient Ur, the biblical birthplace of Abraham, back to Iraqi authorities, who hope now to reـlaunch it as a major tourism site.
“We officially announce the taking over of Ziggurat of Ur