insurgency in iraq

Chilcot Inquiry: Ex-UK generals says army faced its worst crisis in 2006

July 29th, 2010 - 7:05 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 29 (ANI): Britain's military commitments in Iraq and Afghanistan brought the Army close to the point of "seizing up", a former head of the service has said.General Sir Richard Dannatt ... Read more...

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Al Qaeda in Iraq confirms deaths of its leaders

April 25th, 2010 - 8:59 pm ICT by IANS
Baghdad, April 25 (DPA) Al Qaeda in Iraq Sunday confirmed the death of two of its leaders, nearly a week after Iraqi forces said they were killed in a raid, al-Arabiya television ... Read more...

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Two Al Qaeda leaders killed in Iraqi-US operation

April 20th, 2010 - 12:53 am ICT by IANS
Baghdad, April 19 (DPA) Two Al Qaeda leaders have been killed north of Baghdad after intelligence tracked them down, Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki told a press conference Monday. Al-Maliki said, in remarks aired ... Read more...

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Manchesters security more fragile than Basra: British General

February 7th, 2009 - 7:39 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb.7 (ANI): After almost nine years of insurgency in Iraq, the security condition of the second largest city of the country, Basra is improving, and the crime rate has in-fact ... Read more...

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Mahdi Army warns of new insurgency in Iraq if US troops stay until 2011

November 22nd, 2008 - 5:39 pm ICT by ANI
Baghdad, Nov.22 (ANI): Iraqs Mahdi Army, which is led by rebel leader Hojatoleslam Moqtada al-Sadr, has warned of a new insurgency across the country if the United States decides not to ... Read more...

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Iran welcomes Obama victory,warns US forces

November 6th, 2008 - 1:14 am ICT by IANS
Tehran, Nov 5 (DPA) Iranian officials Wednesday welcomed Barack Obama's victory in the US presidential elections, calling it a sign of failure of President George W. Bush's policies and Americans' demand for ... Read more...

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Kabul bombing part of Pakistan’s power struggle with India: NYT

July 10th, 2008 - 9:22 pm ICT by IANS
New York, July 10 (IANS) The deadly suicide bombing at the gates of the Indian embassy in Kabul Monday has reaffirmed the growing fears of American and Afghan officials that Taliban insurgents ... Read more...

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Foreign terrorists making beeline for Pak in droves

July 10th, 2008 - 1:04 pm ICT by ANI
Washington , July 10 (ANI): Pakistan is said to be fast turning into a preferred destination for foreign fighters from countries like from the Middle East, North Africa and Central Asia ... Read more...

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