Iraq Government

  • Blasts in Baghdad target govt buildings, over 100 killed October 25, 2009

    Baghdad: Twin car bombs targeting two government buildings killed at least 106 people and wounded 512 in Baghdad on Sunday, police and health officials said, in the bloodiest attack in the Iraqi capital for months. Violence has fallen in Iraq since U.S.-backed tribal sheikhs helped wrest control from al Qaeda militants...
  • Saddam may hang within days: US December 29, 2006

    Washington: Former Iraqi dictator Saddam Hussein is expected to be executed 'this weekend', Bush administration officials told CNN on Thursday. Hussein will be transferred from US to Iraqi custody within the next day, one official said. More than one administration source confirmed the impending transfer. But Homeland Security Advisor Fran...