Artículos de la Categoría " Stories from the Iraq War "

  • Gran Sufrimiento al perder un hijo en Irak!

    LOS ANGELES, California.- Carlos Arredondo de 44 años, se prendió fuego y destruyó una camioneta del gobierno cuando supo, el día de su cumpleaños, que su hijo había muerto en Irak.

    La madre del soldado José Ángel Garibay, el segundo …


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    Republicans block vote on troop pullout

    WASHINGTON – U.S. President George W. Bush’s fellow Republicans in the Senate on Wednesday blocked a Democratic proposal to force him to withdraw American combat troops from Iraq after a rare round-the-clock debate.

    The action prompted weary and frustrated Senate …


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    Bush brushes aside Republican dissent on Iraq

    CLEVELAND, Ohio – President George W. Bush on Tuesday brushed aside the criticism of fellow Republicans over Iraq and demanded the U.S. Congress allow his troop buildup more time to work.

    Bush ruled out an immediate change in strategy, even …


  • ‘¡Maldita sea, acabaremos en la cárcel!’

    Londres, Inglaterra.- Un video que muestra cuando dos pilotos estadounidenses dispararon por error en 2003 contra blindados británicos en Iraq, matando a un sargento, fue divulgado hoy por los medios británicos, pese a que Estados Unidos se niega a difundirlo. …


  • Lawmakers brace for showdown with Bush over Iraq

    WASHINGTON – Congress was poised for a showdown with US President George W. Bush over his reported plans to deploy additional troops in Iraq, with even Republican lawmakers expressing serious misgivings.

    Bush briefed legislators on details of a speech he …


  • U.S. considers more troops for Iraq

    WASHINGTON – President Bush is weighing a short-term U.S. troop increase in Iraq, his spokesman said on Tuesday as he denied reports of a rift between the White House and resistant Pentagon chiefs.

    With the White House predicting Washington will …


  • Bush to announce new Iraq strategy next year

    WASHINGTON – President George W. Bush will delay announcing a new Iraq strategy until the new year, the White House said on Tuesday amid polls showing Americans are more pessimistic about the war and want a change.

    After Bush held …


  • US not winning in Iraq, US defense

    WASHINGTON – Defense Secretary nominee Robert Gates said the United States is not winning the war in Iraq and warned of the risk of a “regional conflagration” if the situation does not improve in the next year or two.

    Gates …


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    Bush says troops will stay till task accomplished

    BAGHDAD President Bush said the hand of al Qaeda lay behind sectarian violence racking Iraq, and he would not pull troops out “before the mission is complete.”

    Bush, speaking in the Baltic republics before a NATO summit, deflected talk of …



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