Latest Occupation of Iraq Stories

2011-04-13 06:00:00

NEW YORK, April 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Never before have civilians been able to fully appreciate a soldier's perspective of the military campaign in Iraq. Powerful images of war, from suffering and death to courage and freedom, are ingrained forever in these soldiers' minds. 330 Days: The Uncensored War in Iraq brings the reader to the front lines, revealing the evocative images of warfare. The 256-page photo documentary features uncut and uncensored original photographs from the war,...

2011-03-22 08:31:00

CHICAGO, March 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Seven Summits Research issues critical PriceWatch Alerts for AMAT, TWX, PM, KBR, and SPWRA. To see what our analysts have discovered about these stocks read the Seven Summits Strategic Investments' PriceWatch Alerts at http://www.iotogo.com/s/032211A (Note: You may have to copy this link into your browser then press the [ENTER] key.) Today's PriceWatch Alerts cover the following stocks: Applied Materials, Inc. (Nasdaq: AMAT), Time Warner Inc....

2011-02-16 12:20:01

A paper published in this week's issue of PLoS Medicine provides the most detailed assessment thus far of civilian deaths in the course of the recent Iraq war. Madelyn Hsiao-Rei Hicks from King's College London, UK and colleagues analyzed data from Iraq Body Count (IBC), a nongovernmental project that collates media reports of deaths of individual Iraqi civilians and cross-checks these reports with data from hospitals, morgues, nongovernmental organizations, and official figures. The authors...

2010-11-08 09:17:00

NEW YORK, Nov. 8, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- The bold new book, Mass Deception, by criminologist Scott Bonn, incriminates the Bush administration for its use of propaganda to demonize Arabs/Muslims after 9/11 and for creating a moral panic in the U.S. that manufactured public support for the Iraq war. Dr. Bonn argues that former president Bush and his administration committed war crimes in Iraq. MASS DECEPTION offers a compelling examination of the G.W. Bush administration, its lies and...

2010-10-26 13:12:00

HOUSTON, Oct. 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Willbros Group, Inc. (NYSE: WG) announced today that James L. Gibson has been promoted to Chief Operating Officer (COO) of the Company from his present position as President of the Downstream Business Segment. In his new role, Mr. Gibson will expand his oversight and involvement in Willbros' three business segments to enhance operational excellence. Mr. Gibson joined Willbros in March 2008 and was named President of Willbros Canada in July 2008...

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