Iraq: 21 dead after attack on funeral
(CNN) -- A suicide bomber wearing an explosive vest blew himself up among mourners inside a funeral tent on a farm about 12 miles north of Baghdad, Iraq, on Monday, according to police. At least 21 people were killed and 35 others injured at the ...
Shia pilgrims die in Iraq suicide bombing
With Each New Upheaval In Iraq, More Minorities Flee
Iraq: Suicide Attack on Funeral Kills 15
Iran Holds Funeral for General Killed in Iraq
Iran held a funeral on Monday for a senior Revolutionary Guard commander who was killed during a battle against the Islamic State group in Iraq. State TV said the funeral for Brig. Gen. Hamid Taqavi was held in a Guard compound in Tehran. He will be ...
ISIS claims killing of Iranian military adviser in Iraq
ISIS Has Killed An Iranian General In Iraq
Senior Iranian Commander Advising Anti-ISIS Forces Dies In Iraq
Watch: Iraq's miserable 2014, in two minutes
Washington Post (blog)
More than a decade after the U.S. invasion of Iraq, the country is no closer to living in peace and stability. The onslaught of the Islamic State, which captured swaths of Iraqi territory this year, has led to a startling refugee crisis. More than 2 ...
Los Angeles Times
What lies ahead for US military in Afghanistan, Iraq
Los Angeles Times
At the end of President Obama's sixth year in office, the commander in chief who once vowed to end America's longest period of war still maintains thousands of troops in Afghanistan and Iraq — conflicts that refuse to conform to neat White House ...
Veterans look back on Afghanistan, Iraq odyssey with strong emotions
Mark Glenn: US seeks to move forces from Afghanistan to Iraq
Leaving Afghanistan, repeating Iraq
US-led forces launch 13 air strikes in Syria, Iraq
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S.-led forces on Sunday conducted eight air strikes against Islamic State militants in Syria and five strikes on IS targets in Iraq, the U.S. military said in a statement. In Syria, air strikes centered on the town of Kobani ...
US and Iran Now Allied in Iraq Against ISIS
US-led coalition carries out 13 air strikes on Isis in Iraq and Syria
Iraq faces new crisis as winter descends on millions uprooted by Islamic State
Sydney Morning Herald
Airstrikes Continue Against ISIL
Department of Defense
SOUTHWEST ASIA, Dec. 29, 2014 – U.S. and partner-nation military forces continued to attack Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant terrorists in Syria and Iraq today, Combined Joint Task Force Operation Inherent resolve officials reported. Fighter ...
Major General Jim Molan: Coalition making good progress in Iraq keeping IS at ...
ISIL attack leaves dozens dead in Iraq
Iraq's army liberates village in Salahuddin Province
Washington tries 'passive tough love' in Iraq
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - When the United States withdrew its last troops from Iraq at the end of 2011, both Washington and Baghdad said Iraq was ready to defend itself. The rise of radical Sunni group Islamic State has proven that belief wrong. Yet ...
Iraq vet death, Pirate Bay, WikiLeaks: 14 most-underreported news stories of 2014
Thomas Young, an Iraq War veteran and outspoken critic of the conflict sacrificed everything for his country. Shot in the neck just days into his tour, he was paralyzed from the neck down. Then, on November 10 – a day before Veteran's Day – he died at ...
David Ignatius: U.S. allies in Iraq are wary
U-T San Diego
WASHINGTON — Watching events unfold in Iraq this year has been like viewing a slow-motion train wreck. Tribal leaders have been warning since spring about the rise of the terrorist Islamic State and pleading for American help. But after months of ...
The US and Iran are aligned in Iraq against the Islamic State — for now
Iranian military involvement has dramatically increased in Iraq over the past year as Tehran has delivered desperately needed aid to Baghdad in its fight against Islamic State militants, say U.S., Iraqi and Iranian sources. In the eyes of Obama ...