Статьи, помеченные тэгом ‘Iraq’

Obama, Cameron and oil spill

Tuesday, June 29th, 2010

So now we have a statement of the president Barack Obama. His anger at the situation with BP does not have a nothing personal. Just business. In a conversation held with British Prime Minister, David Cameron, the American president said that his obvious desire to find the one who “Pour on the first number in BP, totally not a manifestation of anti-British sentiments. The president’s words, of course, encouraging. But the situation with BP was a sad reminder that for the widely advertised “special relationship” between the U.S. and Britain hidden mutual hatred, ready to boil over at the first emergency.


Ukraine sold weapons to Iraq

Saturday, June 12th, 2010

Kharkiv Morozov construction bureau will ride in armored vehicles to Iraq of the fourth generation in October. – Our company received an order for 420 armored personnel carriers as early as August 2009, – said Mikhail Borisyuk, General Designer of armored vehicles and artillery systems.


Dow Jones Industrial Average: a sharp rise could turns into a global decline

Friday, June 11th, 2010

Dow Jones Industrial is located in the red zone, but drop the index remains insignificant. At the time Dow Jones is 10,161.27 points. The fall index was -11.26 points (-0.11%). To forecast for today’s stock trading in the U.S. should pay attention to statistics. The index of consumer confidence in the U.S., according to preliminary data, in June 2010. rose to 75.5 points from the May value of 73.6 points. This information is presented in a report released today, University of Michigan. Analysts had expected the index would be 74.8 points.


Parliamentary elections in Iraq

Sunday, March 7th, 2010

Parliamentary elections have today started in Iraq. 46 000 polling have been opened at 7:00 a.m. in 18 provinces of the country and also in 16 other countries. According to the official data, about 20 million people have a right to vote. These are the second parliamentary elections since Saddam Hussein regime falling in 2003.


IMF gives Iraq credit for reconstruction

Thursday, February 25th, 2010

International Monetary Fund has today published its decision to give Iraq credit of $3,6 billion for reconstruction its infrastructure destroyed by hostilities. It is the largest credit Iraq has ever received from the world community.


Terrorist acts against Shia Muslims has been committed today in some Islamic states

Friday, February 5th, 2010

Two powerful explosions have thundered today in Karachi, Pakistan. The first terrorist act has been committed by the bomber on mined motorcycle. He crashed the bus with Muslims-Shia. The second one has been occurred a bit later near the hospital where the victims of the first act were brought.


Iraq: militants revenge for the death penalty of Chemical Ali

Monday, January 25th, 2010

Three explosions in Baghdad today have caused deaths of at least 36 people and more than 70 persons are injured. The explosions have occurred close to the most famous hotels: Ishtar Sheraton, Babylon and al-Hamra. As a result the hotels and nearest buildings are destroyed.


Gordon Brown is to give evidence before Parliament elections

Friday, January 22nd, 2010

The Prime minister of Great Britain Gordon Brown will give evidence to the Commission for investigation of British participation in Iraq war. His testimony can directly influence his parliament elections’ campaign planned to be held in spring, 2010.


Newsweek’s forecast for 2010: crisis in Europe and Fidel Castro’s death

Friday, December 25th, 2009

The US magazine Newsweek has dropped into the future and predicted possible events in international relations going to occur in 2010. The forecast is anything but optimistic: expected revolutions in Pakistan and Venezuela, crisis in China and Europe, the collapse of Pound and prosperity of Brazil.


Baghdad bombing: Al-Qaeda admitted responsibility

Thursday, December 10th, 2009

The Iraqi military organization linked to the al-Qaeda took responsibility for terroristic bombing in Baghdad.