Articles by Hamid Ahmed



Dual Suicide Attacks Strike Ramadi Market

  • 08 May 07
  • The Associated Press
Two suicide car bombers attacked a market and a police checkpoint on the outskirts of Ramadi, killing at least 20 people and dealing a blow to recent U.S. success in reclaiming the Sunni city from insurgents.

2 Killed in British Helicopter Collision

  • 16 April 07
  • The Associated Press
Two British helicopters crashed after an apparent collision north of Baghdad, killing two British service members, and two car bombs exploded minutes apart in a busy Baghdad market Sunday, killing at least 18 people, police said.

Iraqis Question Bush's Pledge on U.S. Troops

  • 30 June 05
  • The Associated Press
Iraqis expressed a mix of feelings Wednesday when asked about U.S. President George W. Bush's pledge to keep American troops in their country until Iraq's security forces can stand alone, with some agreeing and others fed up with the ""occupation.""