Topic: Tariq al-Hashimi
Iraq's Shiite Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki has wasted little time since the US departure, with politically motivated terrorism charges against his Sunni vice president and moves to oust other opponents from the government.
12/21/2011 02:52 pm
The scars of Iraq's painful bloodletting are deep, and a powerful disincentive against a return to open warfare. But Shiite Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki is moving against Sunni Arabs, his political enemies.
12/20/2011 02:00 pm
In Iraq, two attacks in two days on security forces are a sign that the country is still far from stable – though attacks on civilians are down.
01/19/2011 08:42 am
Iraqi elections March 7 will be another major test of the country's democratic experiment.
03/03/2010 01:02 pm
Iraq elections can now go forward after Kurds and Sunnis agreed to a new, amended law. Obama's 11th-hour call Sunday night was part of a crucial US role in sealing the deal.
12/07/2009 12:00 am
Top Iraq election official says the Iraq elections cannot be held by the January deadline. US Gen. Ray Odierno reserved judgment on whether a delay would affect the US withdrawal.
11/20/2009 12:00 am
Landmark agreement on US troops is delayed as lawmakers seek more checks on Shiite-led government
11/28/2008 12:00 am
In an interview, a member of the Islamic Army of Iraq speaks of his group's long-term goals.
04/10/2008 01:00 am
The move came one day after the parliament's speaker threatened to dissolve the body for 'ineptitude.'
02/14/2008 12:00 am
Growing divisions among pro-US Sunni tribal chiefs threatens to unravel American gains against Al Qaeda.
02/13/2008 12:00 am