Iraq's Deputy Interior Minister Adnan al-Asadi speaks to ...
Feb 8th, 2012
(Reuters) - Iraq's Deputy Interior Minister Adnan al-Asadi speaks to Reuters during an interview in Baghdad February 8, 2012. Iraq's government intends to impose tough restrictions on private security companies to rein in what amounts to a "giant army" threatening the country's stability, a senior security official said. To match Interview IRAQ-SECURITY/ REUTERS/Mohammed Ameen (IRAQ - Tags: POLITICS) -
BAGHDAD (AP) - Iraq's prime minister has ordered a shake-up of his military command after a weeklong spike of militant attacks that has killed nearly 300 people, by far the highest toll since the U.S. withdrew its forces in late 2011, an official said Wednesday. (Source: Associated Press)... [Full Article]
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