Articles by Frank Griffiths

Chavez Warns on U.S. Attack

  • 16 May 06
  • The Associated Press
Venezuela's President Hugo Chavez said that a U.S. attack on Iran over its nuclear program would trigger an enormous military escalation in the Middle East and that oil prices would soar to at least $100 per barrel.

Iraq Suicide Bombings Kill Dozens

  • 11 July 05
  • The Associated Press
Suicide bombers struck Iraq on Sunday, killing at least 33 people and wounding dozens more in three attacks on an army recruiting center, a police convoy and civilians, authorities said.

Car Bombs Kill Dozens in Baghdad

  • 24 June 05
  • The Associated Press
Nearly 40 people have died in a rash of car bombings in Iraq's capital over a 12-hour span, including two coordinated blasts early Thursday that killed 15 and wounded 28 more in a central Baghdad shopping district, police said.