UK Carries Out First Airstrikes in Iraq
Wall Street Journal
LONDON—Britain's Royal Air Force carried out its first strikes in Iraq on Tuesday, destroying an Islamic State arsenal and a machine gun-mounted vehicle, the Ministry of Defense said. Prime Minister David Cameron on Friday secured parliamentary ...
Watch the missiles fall: British jets hit IS in Iraq
RAF planes bomb Islamic State targets in Iraq for the first time
Islamic State: RAF jets strike first targets in Iraq
New York Times
ISIL under heavy assault by Kurds in Iraq
Kurdish peshmerga forces backed by US and British air attacks have pushed into territory held by ISIL in Iraq, recapturing several towns and villages that had recently fallen to the group. The peshmerga began their assault early on Tuesday in the ...
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Islamic State crisis: Heavy fighting on Iraq-Syria border
6 Reasons ISIS Airstrikes Aren't The Next Iraq War
As the U.S.-led air campaign against Islamic State militants in Iraq and Syria continues, some are worried that the operation carries echoes of the U.S. rush to war in Iraq a decade ago. In addition to the fact that U.S. missiles are once again ...
Islamic State influence spreads beyond Iraq and Syria
Britain Launches First Strikes Against ISIS in Iraq
British military conducts first airstrikes against ISIS in Iraq
Islamic State crisis: Abadi opposes Arab strikes in Iraq
Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi has told the BBC he "totally" opposes Arab nations joining air strikes against Islamic State in his country. In an interview, he said Western air power had "filled many gaps" in Iraq's fight against the jihadist ...
ISIS Seizes Weapons After Overruning Iraq's Albu Aytha Base
Baghdad 'totally against' Arab anti-ISIS airstrikes in Iraq
Iraq Air Strikes ISIS: Iraqi PM Opposes Arab Countries Participating In Airstrikes
Airstrikes fail to stem Syrian bloodletting
Turkish lawmakers, meanwhile, where set to debate a proposal on Thursday to allow U.S. and allied forces to use military bases in the country, and possibly to send Turkish troops into Syria and Iraq to fight ISIS, according to the Reuters news agency.
Kurds Defeat ISIS Forces Holding Key Iraq Border Border Crossing
Kurds seize Iraq/Syria border post; Sunni tribe joins fight against Islamic State
Turkey moves to use force in Syria and Iraq
Who Will Profit From the Wars in Iraq and Syria?
The most recent wars in Iraq and Afghanistan offer an ominous example about what can happen when the rush to war is met with sharp spending increases coupled with little to no oversight or fiscal restraint. The Commission on Wartime Contracting -- a ...
Obama administration eases policy on preventing civilian casualties in Iraq, Syria
Civilian casualty standard eased in Iraq, Syria
Iraq and Syria airstrikes launched amid intelligence gaps
Stephen Harper confirms 26 Canadian soldiers now in Iraq
Canada has only 26 soldiers in Iraq serving as military advisers, rather than the 69 troops the government had said it was sending, Prime Minister Stephen Harper told the House of Commons on Wednesday. Earlier Wednesday, New Democrats said that ...
The case for Canada to go to war in Iraq has not been made
Military mission in Iraq 'noble and necessary,' Stephen Harper says
Iraq and the proper path to war
Iraq Pilots Mistakenly Gave Food, Ammunition to ISIS Militants
Iraqi military pilots mistakenly gave food, water and ammunition to enemy ISIS militants instead of their own soldiers, a senior security official and a brigadier-general told NBC News. The supplies were supposed to help besieged Iraqi army officers ...
Mix-up sees Iraq pilot drop aid, ammo for ISIS instead of govt troops
Iraq Pilots Mistakenly Drop Supplies, Not Bombs On ISIS
Iraq Considering Australian Airstrike Request
Iraq's ambassador to Australia can give no timetable on when his government might decide on Australia's request to launch airstrikes against Islamic State targets. Australia has six F/A-18F Super Hornet jet fighters waiting on standby in the United ...
RAAF to begin non-combat sorties over Iraq supporting US air strikes on Isis
Australia to assist Coalition strikes on ISIS today but Iraq still to give ...
Australia to Fly Support Missions in Iraq
Vicar Of Baghdad Claims 'Every Christian Wants To Leave' Iraq As ISIS ...
The Washington Post published an op-ed in September that argued "Christianity in Iraq is finished." Correspondent Daniel Williams spent 10 days speaking with Christian refugees currently living in Irbil, the capital of the northern autonomous region of ...