Monthly Archives: June 2008

French minister’s visit signals change on Iraq

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ADRIAN CROFT / Reuters BAGHDAD — French Foreign Minister Bernard Kouchner discussed investment projects to help rebuild Iraq on Saturday on a visit to the country whose 2003 invasion by U.S.-led troops Paris strongly opposed.…

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Iraqis say Marine handed out Christian coins

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By KIM GAMEL BAGHDAD (AP) — A U.S. Marine handed out coins promoting Christianity to Muslims in the former insurgent stronghold of Fallujah, outraged Sunni officials said Friday. The U.S. military responded quickly, removing a trooper from duty pending an investigation.…

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