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Chicken Inn: A Windsor outpost of Baghdad's Swiss Chalet - ‎3 hours ago‎
Naturally, he called it Chicken Inn. They sold rotisserie chickens, just like in Baghdad. But there was a problem. According to Livon and Waleed, rotisserie chickens aren't that common in Iraq.

Protesters in Baghdad threaten to destroy Green Zone walls

Rudaw - ‎4 hours ago‎
ERBIL, Kurdistan Region - Anti-corruption protesters gathered in Tahrir Square in the Iraqi capital on Friday demanded reforms and vowed to destroy the walls of Green Zone, Rudaw's correspondent reported.
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Biden Makes Surprise Visit To Baghdad, Iraq's Kurdistan Region

RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty - ‎18 hours ago‎
U.S. Vice President Joe Biden has made an unannounced visit to Baghdad as well as Iraq's Kurdish autonomous region for talks on the country's political crisis and the fight against the extremist Islamic State (IS) group.
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In Israel, Iraqi Jews Reflect on Baghdad Heritage

New York Times - ‎Apr 27, 2016‎
The reconstructed alleys of the Jewish quarter of Baghdad at the Babylonian Jewry Heritage Center in Or Yehuda, Israel, outside Tel Aviv.
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Turmoil in Baghdad weakens efforts against ISIS, says Kurdish PM

Rudaw - ‎8 hours ago‎
ERBIL, Kurdistan Region— The Kurdistan Region's Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani told reporters on Thursday that continued political tensions in the Iraqi capital would “seriously damage” the counter-Islamic State (ISIS) efforts underway in the ...
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Iraqi authorities shut down Al Jazeera's Baghdad bureau

Business Insider - ‎Apr 28, 2016‎
The Al Jazeera Media Network says Iraqi authorities have shut down their bureau in Baghdad and banned its journalists from reporting in the country.
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Matthews Compares Cruz to 'Baghdad Bob' Showing 'Narcissism' Standing Up to Boehner

NewsBusters (blog) - ‎18 hours ago‎
Fresh off accusing Ted Cruz of being a political bigamist, MSNBC's Hardball host Chris Matthews stated Thursday night that Cruz has put on a “Baghdad Bob performance this week” for failing to concede the Republican presidential nomination to Donald ...
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Mehdi Baghdad vs. John Makdessi moves from UFC 199 in June to UFC Fight Night 90 in July - ‎Apr 28, 2016‎
He looks to avoid a third straight defeat when he meets Baghdad, a 30-year-old Frenchman who joined the UFC after a short run on “The Ultimate Fighter 22.

Joe Biden makes surprise visit to Baghdad with Iraqi government in turmoil

The Week Magazine - ‎Apr 28, 2016‎
Ted Cruz announced Wednesday that Carly Fiorina will be his vice presidential nominee if he is chosen as the Republican Party's nominee for president.
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Sadr calls for 48 hour halt on Baghdad protests

Rudaw - ‎Apr 27, 2016‎
BAGHDAD - Protesters in Baghdad halted their rally on Wednesday upon a request from prominent Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr, who gave the Iraqi Prime Minister 48 hours to re-announce his cabinet.
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Bomb in eastern Baghdad kills at least 11

Reuters - ‎Apr 25, 2016‎
BAGHDAD A suicide attacker detonated a bomb in a predominantly Shi'ite Muslim district of eastern Baghdad on Monday, killing at least 11 people and wounding 39 others, security and medical sources said, the third such blast in four days in the capital.
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Iraq: Car bombing in Baghdad kills at least 12 civilians

Daily Mail - ‎Apr 25, 2016‎
Iraqi firefighters extinguish a fire following a suicide bomb attack in the capital's eastern Shiite-dominated New Baghdad neighborhood, Iraq, Monday, April 25, 2016. A suicide bomber blew up his explosives-laden car Monday in a commercial area in the ...
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How Isis shocked the world by capturing Mosul and advancing on Baghdad

The Independent - ‎Apr 21, 2016‎
The jihadi militants had captured Fallujah, 40 miles west of Baghdad, in January and the 350,000-strong Iraqi Army had been unable to launch a successful counter-attack and win it back.

Baghdad Students Trade in Gowns for Gore

Daily Beast - ‎Apr 25, 2016‎
It was a graduation party at one of the University of Baghdad's colleges where dressing up in Halloween-style costumes has become something of a tradition.

Iraq shuts down Al Jazeera Baghdad bureau - ‎Apr 28, 2016‎
Al Jazeera's Baghdad bureau has been ordered shut down by the Iraqi Communications and Media Commission (CMC), which has also banned the network's journalists from working in Iraq.

Mission creep: Baghdad after the fall of Saddam Hussein

The Independent - ‎Apr 20, 2016‎
In the third excerpt from his new book, Patrick Cockburn writes from Baghdad on how the US occupation of Iraq faced growing Iraqi anger and resistance in the summer of 2003.
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Suicide Bomber Kills at least 14 in Baghdad

The Quint - ‎Apr 27, 2016‎
A suicide bomber targeted a market in a commercial area in the Iraqi capital of Baghdad, on Monday killing at least 14 people, including two police officers.

Followers of Iraqi Shiite cleric rally in central Baghdad

Fox News - ‎Apr 26, 2016‎
BAGHDAD - Followers of an influential Shiite cleric have flocked to central Baghdad ahead of a scheduled parliament session to press for a vote on a new government.

Baghdad After the Fall of Saddam Hussein

CounterPunch - ‎Apr 21, 2016‎
There used to be a mosaic of President George HW Bush on the floor at the entrance to the al-Rashid Hotel in Baghdad. It was placed there soon after the first Gulf War in 1991 and was a good likeness, though the artist gave Bush unnaturally jagged ...

Seven dead, 31 injured in Baghdad bomb attack - ‎Apr 25, 2016‎
A suicide bombing attack in Iraq's capital Baghdad left seven people dead and 31 injured Monday. According to security sources speaking anonymously since they are not authorized to talk with the media, the suicide bomber detonated himself near a movie ...