ISIS mines compound hidden killer that's plagued Iraq for decades
Landmines and unexploded bombs have threatened lives and limbs in Iraq for generations, the vestiges of decades of intense conflict with a host of enemies. Now Islamic State has turned a crisis into a catastrophe. Infamous for leaving explosive devices ...
Ten more strikes hit Islamic State in Syria, Iraq: US military
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S.-led coalition fighting Islamic State in Syria and Iraq launched 10 more strikes against the militants on Tuesday, destroying various fighting positions, the U.S. military said in a statement. The seven strikes in Syria ...
ISIS in Iraq: Captive Yazidi women and girls faced brutal sexual violence
From a remote desert mountaintop in Iraq, Kurds battle to free a town held by ...
Isis in Iraq: Yazidi girls killing themselves to escape rape and imprisonment ...
Iranian conspiracy theory: Israeli settlements in Iraq?
According to the report, local real estate agencies in Mosul and other cities in northern Iraq have been buying the houses of Christians and Yazidis displaced by the Islamic State at "attractive prices." The agents, Fars reports, then sell the ...
How Iraq Became a Proxy of the Islamic Republic of Iran
Israelis buy properties in ISIL-held Iraqi cities: Report
Christian Science Monitor
Helping Iraqis save Iraq
Professional armies are complex organizations that require rigorous training, effective leadership, and an ethos of sacrifice and devotion to mission. After American withdrawal from Iraq in 2011, the fiction that an effective national Iraqi army was ...
Worse than Islamic State? Concerns rise about Iraq's Shiite militias.
Iraq Has Now Lost All Semblance Of National Unity
US won't deliver F-16s to Iraq
Peshmerga fighters move on Sinjar town in Iraq as fierce battle with ISIL rages
The United States continue to launch air strikes against ISIL positions in Iraq as Kurdish Peshmerga forces move closer to Sinjar town and the ISIL stronghold of Mosul. As the fighting rages the European Union's foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini ...
Kurds Put Their Independence Dreams On Hold
US-led forces launch 13 air strikes in Iraq, three in Syria
Kurdish Fighters Battle To Recapture Iraq's Sinjar From ISIS
US troops in combat in Iraq
World Socialist Web Site
For the first time since the redeployment of US troops to Iraq, American military “advisers” have reportedly engaged in combat with elements of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) in the country's embattled western Anbar Province. The reported ...
Reminder: More US Troops Bound for Iraq in New Year
Troops in Iraq: We were exposed to chemical warfare agents
Security forces kill 60 ISIL terrorists in western Iraq
Islamic State is turning churches into torture chambers in Iraq and Syria
The Islamic State (IS) is turning Christian churches in Syria and Iraq into torture chambers and selling stolen holy artifacts on the black market in the process, according to recent reports. IS has been utilizing routes for moving oil and weapons to ...
Iraq says Jordan to begin training Iraqi troops soon
Obeidi aims to rebuild the Iraqi army, which fell apart last summer in the face of Islamic State's blitz across northern Iraq during which at least four Iraqi divisions crumbled. "I think in the next weeks the first batch of Iraqi army will get ...
Wall Street Journal
U.S. Clears Iraq Arms Sales but Congress Could Block
U.S. government approvals for U.S. weapon sales to Iraq have nearly tripled this year to almost $15 billion, promising much-needed work for U.S. weapons factories if the proposed deals can overcome congressional concerns. The slew of deals includes $3 ...
Why the U.S. Is Selling More Tanks To Iraq
Iraq's Popular Reality TV Show Forces Convicted Terrorists to Face Their ...
The Islamic State overran large parts of northern Iraq earlier this year, routing numerically superior government forces in a series of embarrassing defeats that saw soldiers stripping off their uniforms and fleeing into Iraqi Kurdistan. Some later ...
Iraq reality TV show makes ISIS 'terrorists' confront victims
Iraq TV show makes 'terrorists' confront victims