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Dean Yates

Dean Yates

    Obama visits Iraq, focuses on war strategy
    Obama visits Iraq, focuses on war strategy
    United States Democratic presidential candidate Barack Obama flew into Baghdad on Monday, officials said, thrusting US strategy in Iraq and troop...
    US faces Iraqi anger over raid near Kerbala
    US faces Iraqi anger over raid near Kerbala
    The United States military faced Iraqi anger on Sunday over a raid near the holy Shi'ite city of Kerbala in which a distant relative of Prime...
    Female suicide bomber kills at least 15 in Iraq
    Female suicide bomber kills at least 15 in Iraq
    At least 15 people were killed and 35 wounded when a female suicide bomber blew herself up among police officers having lunch north of Baghdad on...
    Gunmen kidnap 42 students in Iraq
    Gunmen kidnap 42 students in Iraq
    Gunmen kidnapped 42 university students near the northern Iraqi city of Mosul on Sunday, police said, in one of the biggest mass abductions in the...
    Violence in Iraq kills 50 civilians, six US troops
    Violence in Iraq kills 50 civilians, six US troops
    A series of car bombs and mortar attacks killed 50 people in Iraq, police and local officials said on Saturday, while the United States military...
    Baghdad rocked by car bomb
    Baghdad rocked by car bomb
    A car bomb killed 25 people and wounded 40 on Thursday at an intersection in Baghdad where minibuses pick up and drop off passengers, Iraqi police...
    Scores killed in Baghdad bombing
    Scores killed in Baghdad bombing
    A suicide truck bomber killed 78 people when he rammed his vehicle into a Shi'ite mosque in Baghdad on Tuesday, just hours after the United States...
    US says 10 000 troops in major Iraq offensive
    US says 10 000 troops in major Iraq offensive
    The United States military said it had launched a huge offensive against al Qaeda north of Baghdad on Tuesday involving 10 000 soldiers, one...
    Suicide bomber detonates vest at Iraqi funeral
    Suicide bomber detonates vest at Iraqi funeral
    A suicide bomber wearing a vest packed with explosives killed more than 20 people when he blew himself up among mourners at a Shi'ite funeral north...
    Suicide bomber kills three Iraqi MPs at Parliament
    Suicide bomber kills three Iraqi MPs at Parliament
    A suicide bomber killed eight people in the Iraqi Parliament on Thursday, slipping through multiple checkpoints in a brazen strike that challenged...
    Blast rocks Iraq Parliament
    Blast rocks Iraq Parliament
    An explosion rocked a restaurant inside the Iraqi parliament in Baghdad while lawmakers were having lunch on Thursday and local media said two were...
    US, Iraqi forces meet little resistance in Baghdad
    US, Iraqi forces meet little resistance in Baghdad
    United States and Iraqi forces are meeting little resistance as they sweep through Baghdad, a US officer said on Friday, a day after Iraq's...