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· February, 2008

Stories about Iraq from February, 2008

Czech Republic: Czech Soldier Blogging From Iraq

The Czech Daily Word links to a Czech-language blog of a Czech soldier stationed in Iraq.

Iraq: Kissenger and the Persian Dreams

‘Kissinger thinks (or at least he pretends to think) that Iran has dreams of rekindling old Persian dreams of domination. He also says Bush will be looked upon more favorably...

Iraq: Ben Kerishan and Wahhabism

Emirati Ben Kerishan blogger (Arabic) provides a concise, humorous and insightful summary of the history of development of Salafist Wahhabism in Saudi Arabia, one of the most dangerous evils in...

Iraq: New Crush

Iraqi blogger Abbas Howazin has a new crush. Click here to check out who the dumb girl he can't take his eyes off is.

Iraq: F*** you Washington Post… says Raed Jarrar. Today's post features voices from the edge. Sunshine is waiting for the war on her doorstep to end and writes of her hopes and aspirations; Last...

Iran:Governor of Basra accused Iran of plotting his assassination

We read in Juan Cole’s blog that Al-Hayat reports in Arabic that the governor of Basra, Muhammad Misbah al-Wa'ili, has charged the Iranian deputy consul in that city of plotting...

Iraq: Jordan Pardons Overstaying Iraqis

“The Jordanian street is today boiling after the lifting the subsidiaries off the economy, which sent prices to the roof ; meanwhile, after ranting about the cost of Iraqi refugees...

Iraq: War Kills Seven Friends

Iraqi blogger Abbas Hawazin writes: “My best friend during primary school was killed a month ago by a stray bullet in Baghdad. He was a Turkmen, I only knew of...

Iraq: Treatment of Iraqis in Jordan

Iraqi blogger Abbas Hawazin, who lives in Jordan, revisits the subject of the treatment of Iraqis in Jordan in this post.

Iraq: Ad Dora Bazaar

Caesar of Pentra, from Iraq, visits Ad Dora Bazaar in Baghdad.

Iraq: Baghdad Round Up

Baghdad Dentist was in Baghdad and updates us with what he experienced here.

Iraqi Bloggers Losing Hope

Out of Iraq Bloggers Caucus rounds up the reactions of some Iraqi bloggers under the title: Iraqi Bloggers Losing Hope.

Iraq: Pimping in the Green Zone

Pimping inside the Green Zone in Baghdad? Neurotic Iraqi Wife has the scoop.

Two New Iraqi Blogs

Iraq Blog Count introduces us to two new Iraqi blogs.

Egypt: On Winning the African cup of Nation, Ghana 2008

Ask any Egyptian, he’d tell you that last Sunday night, February the 10th, wasn’t like any night.. a night like “thousand nights”.. Egypt won the African Cup of Nations in...

Iraq: End life, killed laughter

So says HNK. The world media seems to treat the Northern Iraqi city, Mosul, as more of a footnote their in the stream of news. Giving no more than a...

Iraq: Stares and Reactions

Neurotic Iraqi Wife wonders why she gets stares from men and her reactions to those looks.

Iraq: The Idiots have finally made Saddam’s wish come true

Or so says Baghdad Connect read on to find out why. But the main story is a double bomb blast shattering the perceived lull in violence in Iraq, bloggers put...

Iraq: Hail Storm and Work

Neurotic Iraqi Wife describes a day which started with a hail storm in this post. She also writes about an outstanding colleague, who wants to leave Iraq.

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