Syrian Kurds capture border crossing with Iraq after intense fighting
Syrian Kurdish gunmen on Saturday seized a major border crossing with Iraq from al-Qaida-linked groups following intense infighting between rebel groups that raised concerns of a spillover, activists and an Iraqi official said. The latest violence ...
In Syrian civil war, emergence of Islamic State of Iraq and Syria boosts rival ...
Syria Kurds take Iraq border post from jihadists
Syria Kurds take Iraq border post from jihadists, says NGO
Syrian Kurds capture border post with Iraq
Kurdish fighters in Syria have seized a major border crossing with Iraq from al-Qaeda-linked groups, which had held the crossing since March, according to activists and an Iraqi official. The Kurdish gunmen captured the Yaarabiya post in northeast ...
'The Other Iraq' seen as success
Syria-Iraq crossing changes hands
Syria Kurds rout jihadists on Iraq border: activists
Bombs targeting Shi'ites kill 16 across Iraq
It was not immediately clear who was behind Friday's attacks, but Sunni Islamist insurgents who view Shi'ites as apostates have been regaining ground in Iraq this year, reversing a drop in the level of violence. In Baquba, at least four people were ...
17 People die in series of Iraq attacks
'16 people killed in bomb attacks across Iraq'
Iraq to press US on drones, F-16s to fight al Qaeda
Turkey, Iraq eye closer cooperation on Syria as relations thaw
ANKARA (Reuters) - Turkey and Iraq, both concerned by the rise of al Qaeda in Syria, said on Friday their strained relations were improving and they would cooperate more closely to limit the spillover from Syria's civil war. The two countries' dealings ...
News Analysis: Turkey, Iraq eye better ties amid regional challenges
Turkey denies rift with Iraq over energy issues as FM holds talks in Ankara
Iraq, Turkey work to make amends
Iraq's Kurdish Bloc: Arab 'Chauvinism' Stalling Languages Bill
BAGHDAD, Iraq – The head of the Kurdish bloc in Iraq's parliament accused Iraqi Arab parties of “chauvinism” for refusing to pass a bill that would grant official recognition to Kurdish and other languages spoken in the multi-ethnic country. “All the ...
Gunmen Kill 2 Sunni Fighters, 5 Relatives in Iraq
Iraqi authorities say gunmen broke into the home of two anti-al-Qaida militiamen in Baghdad and killed them and their entire household, a total of seven people. A police officer said the attackers killed a father and a son in the Sahwa movement along ...
Iraq: 7 Members of One Family Killed in Another Day of Violence
Ten killed in Iraq violence
13 Killed in Attacks in Iraq
Iraq needs leadership worthy of its people
As a new wave of violence ravages Iraq, a new wave of "oh dearism" seems to have taken hold of us. Coined by the documentary filmmaker Adam Curtis, this disease occurs when terrible, bloody conflicts are covered by oversimplifying media without any ...
Iraq, Iran Forge New Relationship
Will US, Iran Back Maliki In Iraqi Elections?
How Healthcare.gov Can Become Exactly Like The Iraq War In 12 Easy Steps
As many of you may know, whenever the media sees a significant, developing story, their natural tendency is to think in terms of comparison. Their eyes have been transfixed by a new, shiny bouncing ball, and deep within the recesses of their memory ...
Sorry, but Obamacare is not President Obama's 'Iraq war'
Glitchy Obamacare Websites Basically Like That Time George Bush Mission ...
Iraq vet: Losing home 'worse than getting blown up'
Jerrod Hays carries a medallion every day that was given to him by a Gold Star Mother. He says it's his "cross to bear." Hays, of Wellington, had nearly one half of his face and a portion of his left hand blown away in Iraq when the armored Humvee he ...
Officials: Bombings in Central Iraq Kill 13 People
Bombings in central Iraq that targeted a market, a cafe and the homes of police officers killed 13 people Friday, officials said, the latest attacks in a wave of violence roiling the country. Police said the deadliest attack took place in Friday ...
Surging Bloodshed Undercut Iraq's Oil-Fueled Economy
Attacks in western Iraq kill 7 police officers
Attacks across Iraq kill more than a dozen people