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Fugitive Iraq VP says he will stay in Kurdish zone

Fugitive Iraq VP says he will stay in Kurdish zone

Iraq's fugitive Vice President Tareq al-Hashemi said on Monday he would stay in the autonomous Kurdish zone unless he was told he had become an "embarrassment" to the Kurdish authorities.

March 6, 2012 11:10

Iraq slaps travel ban on Sunni VP

Renewed political tensions as US troops withdraw; Hashemi accuses Maliki's gov't of harassment; Vice president's bodyguards arrested

December 19, 2011 3:43

US ready to help Syria after Assad Falls -Biden

US VP Biden spoke with Turks about post-Assad Syria, saying that instability can be confinced if Assad falls.

December 5, 2011 10:10

Biden, Erdogan discuss Iraq, Iran -official

US Vice President Joe Biden pledged support in fighting Kurdish PKK separatists during a meeting on Saturday with Turkish Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan, but did not specifically push for tougher sanctions on Iran, a senior US official said.

December 4, 2011 9:59

Senior Iranian VP dismissed

Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad has sacked First Vice-President Esfandiar Rahim Mashaie...

July 25, 2009 7:48