Regions / Iraq
Attacks from Iraq's Sunni militant groups are unlikely to provoke Shia reprisals. But what the violence can do is increase the chances that Iraqis will lose complete faith in their political leaders.
This article discusses the latest developments in the tension between Washington and Tehran over Iran's nuclear program as the Baghdad talks approach quickly.
Nine years after being killed by U.S. troops in Iraq, the memory of Jose Couso continues to be defamed.
A long-time foreign service officer describes the farces and frustrations of the Iraq occupation.
What is the terrorist group trying to accomplish this year, and will the Iraqi government respond effectively?
Iraq is showing leading neoconservatives the limits of America's influence in a country it laid to waste.
The Iraqi parliament is spending $50 million on armored cars for itself.
"Don't let the door hit you on the way out" sounds even worse in Arabic than in English.
Al Qaeda never met a conflict it didn't like.
The United States levels the moral playing field by blasting it to pieces.