Wall Street Journal
Behind the US Withdrawal From Iraq
Wall Street Journal
The spectacular success in early 2014 of the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria, or ISIS, an offshoot of al Qaeda in Iraq, is often blamed on the failure of the Obama administration to secure an American troop presence in Iraq beyond 2011. As the U.S ...
ISIS' mass executions of Sunni men, women and children in Iraq continues
The killings, all committed in public, raise the death toll suffered by the Sunni Al Bu Nimr tribe in recent days to some 150, suggesting Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) fighters now view them as a threat. Some Sunnis in the volatile province ...
Islamic State: Militants kill hundreds in massacre in Iraq's Anbar province
Public executions and mass graves: ISIS targets Sunni tribe in Iraq
Islamic State extremists execute 50 in Iraq's Anbar province, Iraqi officials say
ISIS mission: Canadian CF-18s drop laser-guided bombs over Iraq
Two CF-18s targeted ISIS positions with laser-guided GBU-12, 500-pound bombs "in the vicinity of Fallujah," a large city in central Iraq about 70 kilometres west of the capital Baghdad, according to a statement released by Minister of National Defence ...
Canadian Warplanes Launch First Airstrike in Iraq
Canada launches first airstrikes on ISIS targets in northern Iraq
Canada launches first air strikes against ISIS: CF-18 fighter jets drop laser ...
U.S. Launches 10 Air Strikes In Syria, Iraq
A photograph taken from Suruc district of Sanliurfa, Turkey, shows smoke rising from an explosion in the Syrian border town of Kobani (Ayn al-Arab) following a US-led coalition airstrike hits an Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) targets on ...
Flying Blind in Iraq and Syria
US bombs Isis positions in Syria and Iraq
Iraq Isis Crisis: Kurdish Peshmerga Fighters Enter Kobani to Battle Islamists
Islamic State militants again massacre fellow Sunnis in Iraq
Los Angeles Times
By all accounts, the killings have been summary, brutal and public: At least 200 members of a western Iraqi tribe that has defied the militants of Islamic State have been lined up and shot dead in recent days, including dozens whose executions came to ...
Iraq blast targeting Shiites kills at least 10
Iraq blasts targeting Shiites kills at least 19
Shia pilgrims mark Ashura in Iraq
Kurds fighting to secure resource-rich Iraq city from ISIS hold
Yasser Bashir Ali, whose home was destroyed in a fight with ISIS, Nov. 2014 Photo by Sofia Barbarani. Zumar, Iraq - On the outskirts of this northern Iraq city a man stands next to the wreckage of his home, destroyed by Islamic State during fierce ...
Shiite militia, Iraqi security forces behind Sunni mosque massacre, report finds
The rights group called on the government to make public details of its findings into the attack, which HRW said was consistent with a pattern of killings being carried out in Iraq by Shiite militias, including al Haq, the Badr Brigades and Kataib ...
Iraq: Survivors Describe Mosque Massacre
Foreign Governments Should Stop Providing Iraq With Military Support: HRW
Iraq blasts kill Shias preparing for Ashoura
Pilgrims have been targeted during Ashoura before, but this year's commemorations, which peak on Tuesday, face even greater danger with the Islamic State of Iraq and Levant in control of large areas of the country. ISIL, like al-Qaeda, consider Shias ...
Fearing Uprising, Iraq Militants Hunt Ex-Police
The Islamic State group is conducting a purge, killing dozens of former policemen and soldiers living in areas of Iraq under its control, in a campaign apparently aimed at preventing any uprising against its extremist rule. Former officers have been ...
Stars and Stripes
Army Sgt. Issac Sims left the war in Iraq, but it didn't leave him
Stars and Stripes
“He thought he was back in Iraq,” Patricia said, sitting in the couple's living room, where dozens of photos on the walls and shelves trace her son's life from newborn to soldier. A triangular wood case holds the folded American flag she received at ...