Iran bombs Islamic State targets in Iraq, says Pentagon
Iran has conducted air strikes against Islamic State (IS) targets in eastern Iraq during recent days, a Pentagon spokesman says. Rear Adm John Kirby said the US, which has conducted its own air strikes in Iraq, was not co-ordinating with Iran. A senior ...
Iranian jets join allies in the fight against Islamic State in Iraq
US: Iran Launches Airstrikes Into Eastern Iraq
Iran Bombing Islamic State In Iraq, U.S. Official Confirms
Wall Street Journal
Iraq and Kurdistan Agree on Oil Deal
Wall Street Journal
“This resolution, in line with its constitution, allows all Iraqis to benefit equitably from Iraq's hydrocarbon sector,” said Marie Harf, a State Department spokeswoman. “This agreement will further strengthen both Iraq's federal government and the ...
Iraq government reaches oil deal with Kurds
Iraq, Kurds Agree On Deal Over Oil Exports, Budget
Iraq government reaches deal with Kurds on oil exports
About 250 Fort Bragg soldiers to deploy to support Iraq operations
That increase almost doubles the number of troops already in Iraq, including the 1st Infantry Division headquarters, which took command in theater Oct. 31. The military has not provided details on the 1,500-troop increase, including who or what types ...
82nd Airborne paratroopers headed to Iraq
Iran using US-made jets to bomb ISIS targets in Iraq
Iran is using American-made F-4 Phantom jets purchased during the time of the Shah to bomb positions held by the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) in eastern Iraq, CBS News correspondent David Martin reports. The United States is aware of the ...
Source: Wife of ISIS leader al-Baghdadi arrested in Lebanon
ISIS leader has wives and children in both Iraq and Syria
Iraq PM sacks officials over 'ghost soldiers'
The Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) group stormed through northern Iraq in a 48-hour offensive in June, charging virtually unopposed towards the outskirts of Baghdad, humiliating the Iraqi army which surrendered both land and weapons as it ...
Iraq Says It Found 50000 'Ghost Soldiers' on Payroll
Iraq graft probe exposes 50000 'ghost troops' crowding army payroll
Iraq's Prime Minister Exposes Vast Corruption
New York Daily News
In Fight Against IS, Iraqi PM Sacks 24 Officials
Iraq's prime minister said Monday he retired 24 officials from the Interior Ministry as part of efforts to restructure the country's security apparatus and remove those who failed to confront the crisis caused by the Islamic State group's onslaught ...
ISIS attacks checkpoint at Iraq, Syria border
Iraq removes 24 officials to refocus efforts
Iranian Phantom jet strikes the Islamic State in Iraq
If the US military is expanding in Iraq, why isn't it embedding journalists?
The U.S. military will have more than 3,000 troops in Iraq sometime soon, part of an increase aimed at training up to 45,000 Iraqi soldiers to defend against Islamic State militants. But at least one major element of the Pentagon's involvement in Iraq ...
With Shopping, Holy Sites, Najaf Offers Respite From Iraq's Violence
Think of Iraq and maybe you picture a desert battlefield: the self-styled Islamic State slugging it out with the Iraqi army while American warplanes drop bombs from the sky. But life there's not like that for everyone, not all the time. In fact ...
The US IS Now In An 'Awkward' Position Over Syria And Iraq
Whether they're directly cooperating or just "deconflicting," the US air force is operating alongside the Syrian and the Iranian air forces over Iraq and Syria. On Monday, an unnamed US defense official told the Huffington Post that the US was aware ...
Iraq says ISIS transferring phosphate to Syria's Raqqa
US flies roughly 85 percent of airstrikes against Islamic State, in complex ...
The Shared Experiences of Teenage Girls in Iraq and Chicago
Iraq has long been seen as an unstable, volatile nation. The brutal Saddam Hussein regime ruled the country from the late 70s up until the 2000s, when the US invaded, overthrowing Hussein but destabilizing the nation in the process. Currently, Iraq is ...