VOA News: Iraq,Iraq Tue, 18 Aug 2009 05:49:33 -0400 http://www.voanews.com/ Up to the minute news from Voice of America Life at Fairfield University for Ali Abdul Majeed Continues to Be Rewarding Tue, 18 Aug 2009 05:49:33 +0200 Tue, 18 Aug 2009 05:49:33 -0400 Tue, 18 Aug 2009 05:49:33 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/americanlife/2009-08-18-voa5.cfm?rss=iraq I choose to come here because of a program called Iraqi Student Project.  "www.voanews.com/english/AmericanLife/2009-08-18-voa5.cfm?RSS=Iraq" Iraqi Leader Talks Security in Syria Tue, 18 Aug 2009 09:07:00 +0200 Tue, 18 Aug 2009 09:07:00 -0400 Tue, 18 Aug 2009 09:07:00 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/2009-08-18-voa16.cfm?rss=iraq US, Iraq have sought to stop Sunni extremists who have been smuggling weapons, fighters into Iraq through Syria's border "www.voanews.com/english/2009-08-18-voa16.cfm?RSS=Iraq" Baghdad Blasts Kill 95 Wed, 19 Aug 2009 09:39:45 +0200 Wed, 19 Aug 2009 09:39:45 -0400 Wed, 19 Aug 2009 09:39:45 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/2009-08-19-voa8.cfm?rss=iraq At least 536 people also wounded in series of explosions near high-profile targets across Baghdad "www.voanews.com/english/2009-08-19-voa8.cfm?RSS=Iraq" UN Marks World Humanitarian Day Wed, 19 Aug 2009 15:35:00 +0200 Wed, 19 Aug 2009 15:35:00 -0400 Wed, 19 Aug 2009 15:35:00 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/2009-08-19-voa60.cfm?rss=iraq Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon pays tribute to growing number of aid workers who are being killed each year, as he inaugurates first observance of World Humanitarian Day "www.voanews.com/english/2009-08-19-voa60.cfm?RSS=Iraq" US Hired Contractors to Hunt, Kill al-Qaida Operatives Thu, 20 Aug 2009 11:34:41 +0200 Thu, 20 Aug 2009 11:34:41 -0400 Thu, 20 Aug 2009 11:34:41 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/2009-08-20-voa11.cfm?rss=iraq The New York Times and The Washington Post reports that Blackwater USA helped CIA with planning, training and surveillance in 2004 "www.voanews.com/english/2009-08-20-voa11.cfm?RSS=Iraq" Blast Rocks Baghdad Vegetable Market Fri, 21 Aug 2009 13:02:18 +0200 Fri, 21 Aug 2009 13:02:18 -0400 Fri, 21 Aug 2009 13:02:18 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/2009-08-21-voa15.cfm?rss=iraq Attack in southern Dora neighborhood is latest in string of deadly incidents in Iraqi capital "www.voanews.com/english/2009-08-21-voa15.cfm?RSS=Iraq" Iraqi FM: Security Forces Possibly Involved in Baghdad Blasts Sat, 22 Aug 2009 12:18:01 +0200 Sat, 22 Aug 2009 12:18:01 -0400 Sat, 22 Aug 2009 12:18:01 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/2009-08-22-voa9.cfm?rss=iraq Hoshyar Zebari also questions government's decision to remove concrete walls around ministries, move he says allowed large trucks to pass through, carry out Wednesday's blasts "www.voanews.com/english/2009-08-22-voa9.cfm?RSS=Iraq" Pentagon Lists US Casualties in Iraq, Afghanistan Sat, 22 Aug 2009 10:46:00 +0200 Sat, 22 Aug 2009 10:46:00 -0400 Sat, 22 Aug 2009 10:46:00 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/2009-08-22-voa14.cfm?rss=iraq Pentagon says at least 4,337 members have died in Iraq during past six years and at least 716 troops have died in, around Afghanistan since war on terrorism began in September 2001 "www.voanews.com/english/2009-08-22-voa14.cfm?RSS=Iraq" Reports: U.S. Military Providing New Detainee Names to Red Cross Sat, 22 Aug 2009 22:29:57 +0200 Sat, 22 Aug 2009 22:29:57 -0400 Sat, 22 Aug 2009 22:29:57 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/2009-08-22-voa34.cfm?rss=iraq Reports say shift in U.S. policy took place earlier this month with no public announcement "www.voanews.com/english/2009-08-22-voa34.cfm?RSS=Iraq" Southern Iraq Blasts Kill 11 Mon, 24 Aug 2009 17:13:50 +0200 Mon, 24 Aug 2009 17:13:50 -0400 Mon, 24 Aug 2009 17:13:50 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/2009-08-24-voa27.cfm?rss=iraq Bomb blasts on 2 buses near Kut wound 10 others, draw scrutiny to al-Maliki government's ability to ensure security "www.voanews.com/english/2009-08-24-voa27.cfm?RSS=Iraq"