Canada conducts 'secret' aid mission in Iraq
“The government Iran always claims that the issue of human rights in Iran is a domestic issue and not an international matter and it's not up to other countries to talk about it,” she said. “Why is it that Iran interferes in Iraq, in Syria and other ...
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Rare Alliance Spurs Hope in Battle Against Islamic State
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ABU GHRAIB, Iraq—Children walked around in unruly clusters here, wearing navy blue-and-white uniforms following the start late last month of a school year delayed by an Iraq once again at war. Shoppers lingered to buy vegetables and live chickens at ...
Fierce fighting rages in Iraq's Anbar
The Iraqi army says it has held off a fierce assault by the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) on the city of Ramadi. The claim comes amid an announcement by the Iraqi government that it will triple its defence budget in an effort to defeat ...
With incentives and brute force, Islamic State subduing tribes in Syria, Iraq
Peshmerga and ISIS Clash Outside of Kirkuk; 181 Killed Across Iraq
Mosul Residents: IS Group Cuts Phones in Iraq City
US advisers stay out of harm's way in Iraq
WASHINGTON — In a concerted effort to avoid combat, U.S. advisers in Iraq are pioneering new techniques for calling in airstrikes against Islamic State militants. The procedures allow U.S. pilots to bomb targets without the need for U.S. advisers on ...
The A-10 Warthog Is Back in Iraq—And Just in Time
A-10 Thunderbolt Deployed To Iraq For Fight Against The Islamic State
A-10s Return to Iraq after Air Force Tries to Retire Fleet
Iraq Leadership Confers With U.S., NATO commanders
Senior Iraqi officials met earlier this week with U.S. Central Command and NATO leadership regarding Iraq's military efforts to combat the Islamic State, also referred to as ISIL or Daesh. On Monday, Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi met in Baghdad ...
India Questioning Man About Iraq Trip
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KALYAN, India—Arif Majeed, one of four Indian friends suspected this year of traveling to Iraq to support the Islamic State insurgent group, has returned home, according to a senior home-ministry official. The disappearance of the four men in May—and ...
Kalyan youth who joined Islamic State in Iraq, quizzed by NIA
Arif Majeed returns from Iraq: Maharashtra youth who joined ISIS arrives in ...
Youth who joined IS in Iraq returns
Pope condemns 'barbaric violence' of Islamic State
Islamic State insurgents have persecuted Shi'ite Muslims, Christians and others who do not share their ultra-radical brand of Sunni Islam as they carved a self-declared caliphate out of swathes of Syria and Iraq. After meeting Turkish President Tayyip ...
Pope Urges Solidarity to Stop Militants in Syria and Iraq
Pope urges solidarity to stop aggressors in Syria and Iraq
British ISIS fighter blows himself up in suicide mission in Iraq
A British ISIS fighter has blown himself up in a car on a suicide mission in Iraq using 1800kg of explosives to kill a number of the country's security force soldiers. Abu Hajar al-Britani reportedly carried out the martyrdom mission in the strategic ...
British Isis Terrorist Abu Hajar al-Britani Kills Himself in Iraq Suicide Mission
State Dept. clears $800M C-130 support deal for Iraq
WASHINGTON – The State Department has approved an $800 million sustainment deal for Iraq's fleet of C-130E and C-130J cargo aircraft, the government announced Tuesday. The proposed five-year agreement would cover "operational, intermediate, and ...
Yazidis in U.S. traumatized by crisis in Iraq
But everything changed in August, when terrorist fighters from the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria swept through the Yazidis' ancestral homeland in northwestern Iraq, murdering some and driving thousands of others from their villages. Elias started ...