Activists say Kurds halt ISIS advance in Kobani as bombing in Iraq kills 58
Islamic State militants are claiming responsibility for a triple suicide bombing that killed at least 58 people in Iraq Sunday, as activists say Kurdish fighters have been able to halt the advance of the extremist group in the Syrian border town of Kobani.
The birth and death of Iraq: Never has the future of the country been more ...
Triple Suicide Bombing Kills Scores In Iraq
Future ground role for US military advisors in Iraq likely: Dempsey
Kurds hold off Islamic State in Kobani; fighters strike in Iraq
The top U.S. military officer suggested that Washington, which has ruled out joining ground combat in either Iraq or Syria, could nevertheless increase its role "advising and assisting" Iraqi troops on the ground in the future. U.S. National Security ...
US Troops to Use Bases in Turkey
Kurds thwart IS in Syria town but Iraq on back foot
ISIL raid on Baghdad 'possible' amid advances in western Iraq
Sydney Morning Herald
Tanya Plibersek backs strikes on Islamic State, a decade after opposing Iraq War
Sydney Morning Herald
In 2003, Tanya Plibersek, then a little-known Labor backbencher, marched up to George W Bush's national security adviser Condoleezza Rice in Parliament House and presented her with a letter opposing the Iraq War. A decade later Plibersek, now Labor's ...
Police chief of Iraq's Anbar province killed by bomb
The police chief of Iraq's Anbar province, where Islamic State militants are advancing, has been killed by a roadside bomb, officials say. Major General Ahmed Saddag was killed when the bomb targeted his convoy near the provincial capital Ramadi.
Leaders of Iraq's Anbar province call for US ground forces to stop ISIS
Reports Saturday suggest they have encircled Haditha, the last large town in Anbar province not yet in the militants' hands. Should all of Anbar fall, the Sunni extremists would rule from the perimeter of Iraq's capital to Raqqa in Syria (at least ...
British troops in Iraq to train Kurds
Britain last month gave £1.6 million of arms including heavy machine guns and half a million rounds of ammunition to Kurdish forces battling Isil, also known as Islamic State or Isis militants in northern Iraq. The soldiers will spend around a week ...
War against Isis: British soldiers training Kurdish forces in Iraq, says ...
British troops back in Iraq to help Kurdish peshmerga fighters use heavy ...
British Troops Back In Iraq To Help Beat IS
Public will never get over Tony Blair and Iraq war, says David Blunkett
Mr Blunkett, who was a leading member of Mr Blair's Cabinet, doubted that the public would “ever get over Iraq” and were not prepared to accept that the Government had simply made mistakes. He admitted the administration of Iraq after Saddam Hussein's ...
David Blunkett: 'I don't think people will ever get over Iraq. They hate Tony ...
Australian bombs hit Islamic State targets in Iraq with two Super Hornets
One of four RAAF Super Hornets on patrol over Iraq on October 8 then released two GBU-12 laser-guided bombs against what was described only as an IS facility. “We certainly got the target,” Air Commodore Roberton told reporters. “I can confirm it ...
Australian bombs hit IS targets in Iraq
Iraq bomb camera images won't be released
Car Bombs Kill 38 in Iraq's Capital, Baghdad
A series of car bomb attacks in Iraq's capital killed 38 people in Shiite areas Saturday, authorities said, after Islamic militants killed a journalist working for a local television network in a Sunni province. The attacks come as Iraq faces its ...
Washington Free Beacon
Susan Rice: Iraq "Is Not A Campaign That Requires Or Would Benefit From" US ...
CHUCK TODD, MEET THE PRESS: Let's go to Anbar [province in Western Iraq], one of the deputy heads there of the council said he made a request to the central government in Iraq and potentially indirectly to the United States that they need ground troops ...
Susan Rice: Iraq must take lead to defeat Islamic State