VOA News: Iraq,Iraq Thu, 27 Aug 2009 14:46:54 -0400 http://www.voanews.com/ Up to the minute news from Voice of America Car Bombs Hit Iraqi Forces in Baghdad Thu, 27 Aug 2009 14:46:54 +0200 Thu, 27 Aug 2009 14:46:54 -0400 Thu, 27 Aug 2009 14:46:54 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/2009-08-27-voa15.cfm?rss=iraq One person killed, 11 wounded in series of car bombings in Taji, north of Baghdad "www.voanews.com/english/2009-08-27-voa15.cfm?RSS=Iraq" Iraqis Mourn Death of Shi'ite Leader Fri, 28 Aug 2009 10:01:32 +0200 Fri, 28 Aug 2009 10:01:32 -0400 Fri, 28 Aug 2009 10:01:32 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/2009-08-28-voa9.cfm?rss=iraq Abdul Aziz al-Hakim's body arrived in Iraq for burial, two days after he died in neighboring Iran from lung cancer "www.voanews.com/english/2009-08-28-voa9.cfm?RSS=Iraq" Explosions in Northern Iraq Claim More Lives Sat, 29 Aug 2009 13:29:00 +0200 Sat, 29 Aug 2009 13:29:00 -0400 Sat, 29 Aug 2009 13:29:00 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/2009-08-29-voa7.cfm?rss=iraq Two separate explosions kill at least 15 people, wound 30 others, as security situation across country remains tense "www.voanews.com/english/2009-08-29-voa7.cfm?RSS=Iraq" Thousands of Iraqis Mourn Powerful Shi'ite Leader Sat, 29 Aug 2009 13:14:00 +0200 Sat, 29 Aug 2009 13:14:00 -0400 Sat, 29 Aug 2009 13:14:00 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/2009-08-29-voa27.cfm?rss=iraq Abdul Aziz al-Hakim, 59, led Supreme Iraqi Islamic Council and was seen as key figure in crafting country's future "www.voanews.com/english/2009-08-29-voa27.cfm?RSS=Iraq" Syria Dismisses Iraqi Charges it Shelters Bombers Mon, 31 Aug 2009 14:56:31 +0200 Mon, 31 Aug 2009 14:56:31 -0400 Mon, 31 Aug 2009 14:56:31 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/2009-08-31-voa21.cfm?rss=iraq Syria's Bashar al-Assad calls charges 'immoral', says Damascus is waiting for Baghdad to back charges with documented evidence "www.voanews.com/english/2009-08-31-voa21.cfm?RSS=Iraq" Government Says August Was Bloodiest Month for Iraqis in Past Year Tue, 01 Sep 2009 12:48:00 +0200 Tue, 01 Sep 2009 12:48:00 -0400 Tue, 01 Sep 2009 12:48:00 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/2009-09-01-voa31.cfm?rss=iraq More than 450 Iraqis killed and more than 1,500 wounded, giving rise to fresh worries over security situation "www.voanews.com/english/2009-09-01-voa31.cfm?RSS=Iraq" Son Succeeds Father as Head of Iraq's Largest Shi'ite Party Tue, 01 Sep 2009 14:15:00 +0200 Tue, 01 Sep 2009 14:15:00 -0400 Tue, 01 Sep 2009 14:15:00 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/2009-09-01-voa39.cfm?rss=iraq Following appointment, Ammar al-Hakim says party officials will work hard to establish special position in political process, and to reach out to other political forces "www.voanews.com/english/2009-09-01-voa39.cfm?RSS=Iraq" US Proposes Sending Troops to Disputed Area of Northern Iraq Tue, 01 Sep 2009 19:54:10 +0200 Tue, 01 Sep 2009 19:54:10 -0400 Tue, 01 Sep 2009 19:54:10 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/2009-09-01-voa46.cfm?rss=iraq Analysts say move may help ease friction between Iraqi security forces, Kurdish militia "www.voanews.com/english/2009-09-01-voa46.cfm?RSS=Iraq" Amnesty International: Iraq Has 1,000 Prisoners on Death Row Tue, 01 Sep 2009 22:33:41 +0200 Tue, 01 Sep 2009 22:33:41 -0400 Tue, 01 Sep 2009 22:33:41 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/2009-09-01-voa52.cfm?rss=iraq Rights organization calls on Iraq to halt all executions because country's death penalty process continues to lack 'transparency' "www.voanews.com/english/2009-09-01-voa52.cfm?RSS=Iraq" 4 Iraqis Sentenced to Death for Bank Robbery Wed, 02 Sep 2009 19:24:35 +0200 Wed, 02 Sep 2009 19:24:35 -0400 Wed, 02 Sep 2009 19:24:35 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/2009-09-02-voa57.cfm?rss=iraq Security force members were convicted of shooting al-Rafidain bank guards in Baghdad, stealing more than $3 million in July "www.voanews.com/english/2009-09-02-voa57.cfm?RSS=Iraq"