Latest News Wires Maliki accuses Kurds of harboring Sunni militants

In remarks likely to worsen Baghdad's already difficult relationship with the Kurds, Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki said Wednesday the Kurdish self-rule region was harboring Sunni militants.

By , Associated Press

The ethnic and sectarian tensions that threaten to tear Iraq apart flared Wednesday as the prime minister accused the Kurdish self-rule region of harboring the Sunni militants who have overrun much of the country, and 50 bodies were discovered dumped in a village south of Baghdad.