Iraq`s Sunni VP receives 3rd death sentence

Today`s sentence was the third for Tariq al-Hashemi since last spring when judicial authorities started to try him on terrorism charges.

Iraq`s Tariq al-Hashemi on Qatar visit

Fugitive Iraqi Vice-President Tariq al-Hashemi has travelled to Qatar on what the Gulf nation`s state news agency called an "official visit".

Iraqi VP demands inquiry into bodyguard`s death

Tariq al-Hashemi in a speech Tuesday had accused Iraq`s government of covering up the imprisonment and slaying of his bodyguard.