- NY National Guard commander to discuss Iraq book Updated: Mar-08-14 5:05 am
- Ex-soldier who killed Iraqi family hangs self Updated: Feb-19-14 2:07 pm
- Iraq turns to Sunni tribes, but distrust remains Updated: Feb-13-14 1:05 pm
- Ex-soldier convicted in Iraqi death granted parole Updated: Feb-12-14 5:00 pm
- Imprisoned Iraqi defends insurgent activities Updated: Feb-08-14 11:02 am
SARATOGA SPRINGS, New York - The commander of the New York Army National Guard's famous "Fighting 69th" will give a talk on the book he wrote about the unit's service in the Iraq War.
LOUISVILLE, Kentucky - A medical examiner said Wednesday that a former soldier hanged himself at a federal prison where he was serving life sentences for raping and killing a teenage Iraqi girl and using a shotgun to slay her family.
BAGHDAD - Iraqi officials have begun recruiting thousands of Sunni fighters on the government payroll, supplying weapons to other volunteer tribal fighters and pledging millions of dollars in aid to restive Anbar province as they try to beat back extremist Sunni jihadi militants.
OKLAHOMA CITY - A former U.S. Army lieutenant from Oklahoma convicted of killing an Iraqi prisoner has been granted parole, the Army said Wednesday.
LOUISVILLE, Kentucky - An Iraqi man convicted of trying to ship arms and cash to Al-Qaida in Iraq doesn't consider himself a terrorist for his time battling U.S. soldiers in Iraq. Instead, he compares himself to the Americans who fought for independence from British colonial rule in the 1770s.