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All Posts Tagged With: "Iraq"

World Links: Car Bomb in Baghdad, Tourist in Space

A roundup of links to local stories of global importance from around the world.

Mar 26th, 2009 | Comments

World Links: 6th Anniversary of Iraq Invasion, Obama Sends Message to Iran

A roundup of links to local stories of global importance from around the world.

Mar 20th, 2009 | Comments

World Links: Protesters Twitter from Pakistan; Doctors Without Borders Withdraws from Darfur

A roundup of links to local stories of global importance from around the world.

Mar 12th, 2009 | Comments

World Links: Arrests in Pakistan, Peace Vigils in Northern Ireland

A roundup of links to local stories of global importance from around the world.

Mar 11th, 2009 | Comments

World Links: Suicide Attacks in Iraq and Sri Lanka, the Dalai Lama speaks from India

A roundup of links to local stories of global importance from around the world.

Mar 10th, 2009 | Comments

World Links: US pull out of Iraq by 2010; 42 Bodies Found in Bangladesh

A roundup of links to local stories of global importance from around the world.

Feb 27th, 2009 | Comments

World Links: Aid to Gaza; Clashes in Somalia

A round-up of today's global news headlines.

Feb 24th, 2009 | Comments

Buzzwords: Dawa Party

Results from the recent provincial elections in Iraq saw Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki’s Dawa Party gain power in many of the country’s provinces. According to preliminary returns, Dawa is now the most powerful Shiite party in Iraq. No small potatoes.

Feb 6th, 2009 | Comments

Iraqi Women Campaign for Change

Of an estimated 14,400 candidates for provincial offices, nearly 4,000 are women.

Jan 30th, 2009 | Comments

From Jihad to Rehab: Insurgent Reintegration Programs Around the World

Governments in Yemen, Singapore, Iraq, Mozambique, Columbia and El Salvador have used various approaches to reintegrate insurgents into civilian life.

Dec 24th, 2008 | Comments

Europe To Host Up to 10,000 Iraqi Refugees

The European Union announced on November 27 that it will provide asylum for to up to 10,000 Iraqi refugees currently living in Jordan and Syria.

Dec 1st, 2008 | Comments

Economic Crisis in a Globalized World

A round-up of how nations around the globe are dealing with the economic downturn: bailouts, I.M.F. loans, and schadenfreude.

Nov 21st, 2008 | Comments

Obama and the World

What does Obama's foreign policy mean for the rest of the world?

Nov 5th, 2008 | Comments

Violence Targets Iraq’s Christians

Iraqi Christians are lining up at checkpoints as thousands flee their neighborhoods for safety, following a series of attacks targeted at Christians in the northern Iraqi city of Mosul.

Oct 15th, 2008 | Comments
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