Latest Iraq – United States relations Stories

2010-10-26 05:05:00

The United States says it is defending its record probing civilian deaths and abuse in Iraq after leaked secret documents depicting graphic disclosures triggered concern from around the world.

2010-09-27 09:00:00

WASHINGTON, Sept. 27 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A new poll released this morning by the U.S. Global Leadership Coalition finds nearly 90 percent of active duty and retired military officers agree the tools of diplomacy and development are critical to achieving U.S.

2010-09-14 05:58:00

NEW YORK, Sept. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- As U.S. troops have now handed off military control to Iraqi forces, there is time for reflection on the Iraqi war. Over half of Americans (57%) believe that Iraq is better off today than it was before the U.S.

2010-08-19 13:34:00

WASHINGTON Aug. 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Speaker Nancy Pelosi released the following statement today after the final American brigade combat team exited Iraq, keeping the President's promise to drawdown U.S.

2010-08-10 02:07:00

WASHINGTON, Aug. 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A former White House spokesman, Robert Weiner, and policy analyst Noah Merksamer are asking, "If U.S.

2010-05-05 09:56:00

PRINCETON, N.J., May 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Until now, detailed, credible data about Iraqi views on Iranian influence on the recent Iraqi elections has been sorely lacking.

2010-04-08 15:25:00

CHATSWORTH, Calif., April 8 /PRNewswire/ -- The acclaimed feature documentary "BAKER BOYS: INSIDE THE SURGE" from independent film company Gigapix Studios and two-time Emmy Award winning producer/directors Kip and Kern Konwiser will have its worldwide festival premiere at this year's Newport Beach Film Festival with a screening on Friday, April 23rd at 2:45pm. The Konwiser Brothers, who grew up in Newport Beach, are becoming a regular contributor to the festival, as "BAKER BOYS: INSIDE THE...

2010-03-04 13:25:00

WASHINGTON, March 4 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, Christian Solidarity International (CSI-USA) urged President Obama to respond to continuing targeted violence against Iraq's ancient Christian community. The appeal - conveyed in a letter from CSI-USA's CEO, Dr.

2010-03-02 15:09:00

APEX, N.C., March 2 /PRNewswire/ -- TigerSwan announced today it has been awarded the contract for Personal Security Detail Services in support of the Task Force for Business and Stability Operations (TFBSO) in Iraq. The Task Force for Business and Stability Operations (TFBSO) is focused on economic stabilization of Iraq, with foreign direct investment, banking and financial systems, industrial capacity revitalization to corporate development, procurement assistance and budget execution,...

2010-02-19 14:09:49

Childhood leukemia rates have more than doubled over the last 15 years in the southern Iraq province of Basrah, according to the study, "Trends in Childhood Leukaemia in Basrah, Iraq (1993-2007), published in the American Journal of Public Health.

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  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.