A young Iraqi woman whose father allegedly ran her over because she became 'too westernised' has died in hospital. Noor Faleh Almaleki, 20, underwent spinal surgery and was in a coma for nearly two weeks before she finally succumbed to her horrific injuries.
An Iraqi emigré, Zainab Salbi has dedicated her life to her grassroots humanitarian and development organization that helps women brutalized by rape and war, @Women for Women International International.
Marine Capt. Jennifer J. Harris Died February 7, 2007 Serving During Operation Iraqi Freedom 28, of Swampscott, Mass.; assigned to Marine Medium Helicopter Squadron 364, Marine Aircraft Group 39, 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Pendleton, Calif.; died Feb. 7 when the helicopter she was flying in crashed while supporting combat operations in Anbar province, Iraq.
Air Force Tech. Sgt. Ryan A. Balmer Died June 5, 2007 Serving During Operation Iraqi Freedom 33, of Mishawaka, Ind.; assigned as special agent to the Air Force Office of Special Investigations; died June 5 in Kirkuk, Iraq, of wounds sustained when his vehicle was struck by an improvised explosive device.