California Marine is first service member to die in Iraq on mission against ...
The Pentagon on Friday reported the first death of a U.S. military serviceman in Iraq in its new mission to combat Islamic State militants who have seized large areas of Iraq and Syria. Marine Lance Cpl. Sean Neal, a 19-year-old from California, died ...
Marine's death in Iraq under investigation
Riverside Marine dies in Iraq, second to die in Islamic State mission
First US military death announced since Isis offensive started in Iraq
Women fight on front lines of battle against ISIS in Syria, Iraq
They have fought alongside men for years in a guerrilla war against Turkey, seeking an independent Kurdistan which would encompass parts of Turkey, Syria, Iraq and Iran. The campaign for Kurdish independence has been pursued mainly by leftist militant ...
US launches 22 air strikes on Isis strongholds in Iraq
Airstrikes Continue Against ISIL in Syria, Iraq
Local Fighters Help Push Back ISIS in Syria, Iraq
Iraqi forces seized four villages back from ISIS fighters on Sunday, after gaining ground with Shi'ite militias in a strategic town near Baghdad, according to security officials. Meanwhile, Kurdish fighters were able to push back ISIS fighters trying ...
No direct combat for Iraqi Kurds in Kobani, ISIS loses ground in Iraq
Iraq soldiers retake Jurf al-Sakhar, town held by ISIS
ISIS Pummeled by Air and Land in Iraq
Rep. Mike Rogers: We need US Special Forces soldiers in Iraq, Syria
House Intelligence Committee Chairman Mike Rogers, R-Michigan, said Sunday that the U.S. fight against the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS, also known as ISIL) still lacks a coherent strategy, which will allow the conflict to drag out for decades.
US, allies stage 22 air strikes in Iraq: US Central Command
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States and its allies conducted 22 air strikes against Islamic State forces in Iraq on Friday and Saturday, the U.S. Central Command said. U.S. warplanes also destroyed an Islamic State artillery piece near Kobani ...
More US air strikes target Islamic State fighters in Syria and Iraq
US launches 22 airstrikes against IS positions in Iraq and 1 in Syria
US launches 22 air strikes against Islamic State positions in Iraq
Iraq PM seeks more Jordan help to battle IS
Jordan, which borders Iraq's Anbar province, much of which has been overrun by IS, is one of several countries taking part in US-led air strikes against the jihadist group that began in Iraq but has since been expanded to Syria. Abadi met separately ...
Iraq's Abadi Calls For Greater Cooperation With Jordan
Iraq PM heads to Jordan for security talks
Tehran's man in Iraq resurfaces in new picture
Despite a shadowy role in Iraq's affairs going back years, Suleimani had been something of an invisible man in the upheavals the country has endured. That has changed, however, as Tehran attempts to assert its role as Iraq's defender in the face of ...
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In Iraq, Relief After News of Blackwater Convictions
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The Blackwater shooting erupted at a far different time, when American troop strength in Iraq had reached its peak, and the international presence was supported by an enormous population of contractors, including firms like Blackwater U.S.A. that ...
Blackwater guards found guilty in Iraq shootings
Days After Former CEO Calls For Private Guards In Iraq, Blackwater Is Found ...
In Iraq, Blackwater verdict provides no relief from bitterness
MoD to speed up Typhoon upgrade for Iraq campaign
Ministers have admitted the Iraq campaign could take several years. The US-led coalition has already launched hundreds of air strikes in both Iraq and Syria, but Iraqi forces have been unable to capitalise on the onslaught to drive back Isil, also ...
Iraq Accuses ISIS of Using Chemical Weapons
Throughout this unrelenting spate of recent Middle Eastern conflicts, the specter of chemical weapons have spurred the drawing of red lines and the sending of arms. For ISIS, its bloody advance across Iraq and Syria was cause enough to inspire American ...
ISIS accused of chemical arms use in Syria, Iraq