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10 hrs ago | CBS News

House to Obama: Don't send troops to Iraq without our approval

The House overwhelmingly passed a resolution Friday that would bar President Barack Obama from sending forces to Iraq in a "sustained combat role" without congressional approval, a bill likely to have greater symbolic than legal effect.

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12 hrs ago | Lucianne.com

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In fact, it might already have run out. The Christians in Mosul have already fled, and those remaining in Nineveh and other areas of Iraq have until Saturday to make their choice to pay jizya, convert, or be put to death.

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18 hrs ago | Slate Magazine

"Skip the Commentary, Find the Reporting"

Hi. I'm Will Saletan. I'm Slate 's "National Correspondent," even though nobody here calls me that.

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23 hrs ago | World Magazine

Through the looking glass

To get to the U.S. embassy in Baghdad you first must present proper identifying credentials to pass Iraqi army checkpoints.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

The Daily Star

... and destroys ancient mosque in Mosul

People inspect the destroyed Mosque of The Prophet Younis, or Jonah, in Mosul, 225 miles northwest of Baghdad, Iraq, Thursday, July 24, 2014.

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NEWS.com.au

Iraq elects new Kurdish president

KURDISH politician Fuad Masum has become the new president of Iraq, in a step towards forming a new government that visiting UN chief Ban Ki-moon says must be inclusive for the country to survive.

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Yahoo!

UN says Iraq jihadists order female genital mutilation, experts doubtful

The United Nations said on Thursday that jihadists in Iraq have ordered all women between the ages of 11 and 46 to undergo female genital mutilation, but experts quickly cast doubt on the claim.

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The Daily Caller

Congressman Slams Obama For Ignoring Christian 'Genocide' In Iraq

Virginia Republican congressman Frank Wolf accused the Obama administration of ignoring the genocide of Iraqi Christians Thursday , saying that "Christianity as we know it in Iraq is being wiped out."

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Russia Taday

Islamic State militants turn conquered Syria/Iraq territories into jihadist tourist paradise

An image made available by the jihadist Twitter account Al-Baraka news on June 11, 2014 allegedly shows militants of the jihadist group Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant waving the Islamic Jihad flag and holding up their weapons as a vehicle drives on a newly cut road through the Syrian-Iraqi border between the Iraqi Nineveh province and the ... (more)

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The Common Ills

More US troops sent into Iraq

Felicia Schwartz reports : The Pentagon said 20 additional military advisers recently arrived in Iraq, bringing total U.S. military personnel there to 825.

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U.S. Department of Defense

Odierno: Information, Instability Travel at Similar Speeds

As the world has become more interconnected and information travels faster than ever before, it also has become more unpredictable and dangerous, Army Chief of Staff Gen.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

Free Republic

Marine Veterans Launch Kickstarter Project to Retake Fallujah

A pair of former Marines have launched a Kickstarter project to raise enough money for them to travel back to Iraq and retake the city of Fallujah in time for the ten-year anniversary of the battle.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

BeverageDaily

Sidel grows its customer services in high 'at risk countries'

Sidel has partnered with Health Water Bottling in Saudi Arabia to install two of its next generation Matrix PET lines, which will start operations in February 2015.

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The Orlando Sentinel

Retired Gen. Garner: We never should have gone to war with Iraq

The retired general who briefly led America's post-war Iraq reconstruction efforts said Tuesday that the war was a mistake, calling it one of many foreign-policy missteps that have emboldened U.S. enemies and contributed to unrest throughout the world.

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The Hill

Double reverse with a twist: Iraq and Vietnam

DA©jA vu all over again. It happened in Vietnam and it is happening again in Iraq.

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United Nations

Urgent action needed to protect children against polio in Syria, Iraq and region - " UN

UNICEF has joined the World Health Organization and partners to launch a huge immunization campaign against polio in Syria.

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Fog City Journal

What's Wrong With the Breakup of Iraq?

The unintended consequence of the U.S. Iraq war, the so-called Arab Spring, and the Syrian conflict, is the collapse of the post-World War I partition of the Ottoman empire by the British and the French.

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The Daily Star

30 more return from restive Iraq

Thirty Bangladeshis, who were suffering in inhuman condition in an under-construction hospital building in the restive Tikrit city of Iraq, have returned home finally.

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PanArmenian Network

Iran plans to export natural gas to Europe: deputy minister

PanARMENIAN.Net - Iranian Deputy Oil Minister Ali Majedi says the country intends to boost natural gas exports to energy-hungry countries, including the European states, according to semi-official Fars news agency.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

ABS-CBN News

Embassy to find ways to evacuate OFWs in Iraq

MANILA The Department of Foreign Affairs on Tuesday reiterated that a mandatory repatriation is in place in Iraq after reports that many Filipinos still being deployed in the country.

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