Articles tagged 'Middle East'

Shoes of the wrathful

During a surprise visit to Iraq, President Bush narrowly escaped a pair of shoes hurled at him by an Iraqi journalist.

Papers give peek inside al Qaeda in Iraq

Computers and files seized from a senior member of Al-Qaeda in Iraq have given a fascinating picture of the detailed, often bureaucratic, planning procedures used by the group.

Friends and neighbors

An Israeli energy newsletter has revealed Israel is secretly buying oil from Iran despite an official boycott.