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All posts tagged "Iraq"

  • ICT Conference: Monday’s 2nd Afternoon Plenary Session

    The speakers for Monday afternoon’s second plenary session were: Dr. Rohan Gunaratna, Head of the International Centre for Political Violence and Terrorism Research at Nanyang...

  • Newz Tidbitz

    As another week comes to a close, we glean the news for timbits of interest. The most urgent story of the week comes from Reuters...

  • Iranian Cross-Border Raid on Iraqi Oil Field

    On Friday 18 Decembver 2009, Iranian troops crossed the border into Iraq and occupied the Fakka oil field in the province of Maysan. The border...

  • Israel Memorial Day 2009/5769

    Shot from the Machane Yehuda, Jerusalem’s Central Market, this morning at 11 am when the annual Memorial Day air raid siren sounded. Officially known as...

  • The Humble Shoe Gets a Place of Honor in Iraq

    In the Arab world, the shoe is a very powerful symbol. When Saddam Hussein was deposed and statues in his honor began to tumble, angry...