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In this Saturday, Dec. 13, 2008, file photo, a private security company's armored vehicle rolls through Tahrir Square in central Baghdad, Iraq.
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Killing Made Easy and Entertaining, even Essential
Wed 2 Apr 2014
Article by WN.com Correspondent Dallas Darling According to several U.S. prosecutors, evidence reveals that the four Blackwater guards, who are facing charges of manslaughter and gun violations in the... (photo: AP / Hadi Mizban)
President Barack Obama gestures during the daily press briefing in the White House press room in Washington, Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2010.
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Obama defends US invasion of Iraq
Thu 27 Mar 2014
During a speech in Brussels, Belgium, on Wednesday, Obama said Washington at least tried to seek approval from the United Nations before it invaded Iraq. The US invasion of Iraq was not sanctioned by... (photo: AP / J. Scott Applewhite)
Blindfolded Mahmoud Asgari, 16, left, and another unidentified teenager are set to be publicly hanged, in Mashhad, Iran, on charges of raping boys in this photo taken on July 19, 2005.  Business Insider  Thu 27 Mar 2014
Iran And Iraq Responsible For 'Sharp Global Spike' In Executions
See Also Rights group Amnesty International says in its annual report on the death penalty that Iran and Iraq were responsible for a "sharp global spike" in executions last year. The report... (photo: AP / )
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File - Guards scan for supicous characters during an anti-government rally during a memorial for the children killed in recent bomb blasts in Bangkok, Thailand, Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014.  Swissinfo  Tue 18 Mar 2014
Thai government to lift Bangkok emergency as tension eases
Reuters March 18, 2014 - 06:12 BANGKOK (Reuters) - Thailand's government is to lift a state of emergency in Bangkok and surrounding provinces because anti-government protesters have become less... (photo: AP / Wally Santana)
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Iraqi lawmakers attend the parliament session in Baghdad, Iraq, Thursday, Nov. 11, 2010. Iraq's parliament approved key leadership positions Thursday in the first step toward forming a new government, after a breakthrough deal that returns Shiite Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki to office for a second term but falls short of Sunni hopes for greater political power. The Daily Beast Fri 14 Mar 2014
Iraq May Legalize Child-Marriage
Mar 14, 2014 7:35 am And require wives to submit to husbands. Sharefacebooktwittergoogle plusemailprint0 A law being considered in Iraq for the country's majority... (photo: AP / Karim Kadim)
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In this Sunday, Jan. 5, 2014 file picture, a gunman holds a rocket-propelled grenade during clashes with Iraqi security forces in Fallujah, Iraq. With a new label - the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant - the global terror network al-Qaida is positioning itself as a vanguard defending a persecuted Sunni community against Shiite-dominated governments across Syria, Lebanon and Iraq. Swissinfo Fri 14 Mar 2014
Saudis hardened by wars in Syria, Iraq join al Qaeda in Yemen
Arab Spring Reuters March 14, 2014 - 14:20 By Rania El Gamal SANAA (Reuters) - Dozens of Saudi Islamist militants have left the battlefields of Syria and Iraq for Yemen,... (photo: AP)
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Analysis: Trimming US military might Al Jazeera Mon 10 Mar 2014
Analysis: Trimming US military might
With tensions running high between the US and Russia over the latter's military intervention in Ukraine's Crimea peninsula, US Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel has... (photo: US DoD / Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo)
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File - Iraqi Concerned Local Citizens, Iraqi National Police and U.S. Army Soldiers from Alpha Troop, 3rd Battalion, 1st Cavalry Regiment, 3rd Heavy Brigade Combat Team, 3rd Infantry Division clear a main roadway of improvised explosive devices outside of Hamidat, Iraq, Jan. 6, 2008 BBC News Tue 25 Feb 2014
US presses Iraq on reports of Iran arms deal
The US has said it is "seeking clarification" over a report that Iraq has signed a deal with Iran to buy arms in violation of a UN embargo. State department... (photo: US Army / Sgt. Timothy Kingston)
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At PK12, the last checkpoint at the exit of the town, a Muslim woman who was on a truck attacked by looters walks to join another vehicle, as Chadian soldiers protect the lorry as thousands of Muslim residents from Bangui and Mbaiki flee the Central African Republic capital Bangui in a mass exodus using cars, pickups, trucks, lorries and motorcycles, Friday, Feb. 7, 2014. Swissinfo Tue 18 Feb 2014
Chad says U.N. force needed to stabilise Central African Republic
Reuters Image Caption: An African peacekeeping forces soldier from the Rwandan contingent stands guard near the river Oubangui, a natural border between Central... (photo: AP / Jerome Delay)
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In this photo released by the Syrian official news agency SANA, residents of the besieged Yarmouk Palestinian refugee camp wait to leave the camp, on the southern edge of the Syrian capital Damascus, Syria, Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2014. WorldNews.com Wed 5 Feb 2014
Hama and Syria's Autonomous Solution
Article by WN.com Correspondent Dallas Darling Hama was a prelude to Syria's current nightmare. It was also a forewarning of how long-repressed sectarian identities and... (photo: AP / SANA)
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