Iraq War veteran disappeared near Golden Gate Bridge
Police are hoping the public can help locate an Iraq War veteran who went missing in San Francisco more than two weeks ago. Joseph Weber, 28, of Sunnyvale, was last seen near the Golden Gate Bridge around 3 p.m. Nov. 24, Sunnyvale police Capt.
De Anza student and Iraq War veteran missing
Shaky grip on northern road as Iraq pushes advance against IS
Obeidi was proving a point by making his first visit to Iraq's biggest oil refinery, where a battle that broke a five month siege has been the main focus of the government's U.S.-backed fightback against Islamic State. That the defense minister could ...
Shaky grip on road as Iraq pushes advance
Iraq presses Hagel for greater US military support against Islamic State
BAGHDAD — The Iraqi government appealed to U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel on Monday for additional air power and heavy weapons as Iraq struggles to expel the well-armed Islamic State militants who are dug in across a vast area of the country.
Iraq presses Hagel for more US air strikes, weapons
Iraq PM asks Hagel for more help fighting ISIS
Iraq appeals for more US strikes as coalition to send 1500 new troops
Iran, Iraq, Syria to continue cooperation against IS
Iran has thrown its weight behind Syrian President Bashar al-Assad during Syria's three-year-old civil war and has also acknowledged sending military advisers to Iraq to help the Iraqi army in its battle against Islamic State fighters. However, it is ...
Iran rushed to Iraq help against ISIL before US: Ja'afari
Iran's blacklisted Qassem Suleimani spotted in Iraq
Iran, Iraq, Syria say to continue cooperation against Islamic State
US allies to send about 1500 troops to Iraq: commander
Lieutenant General James Terry, commander of Operation Inherent Resolve targeting the militants in Iraq and Syria, said the forces would come on top of the up to 3,100 troops U.S. President Barack Obama has authorized to deploy to Iraq. The allies' ...
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Senior Kurdish official says Iraq will survive as a nation only if Baghdad ...
WASHINGTON – Iraq's central government in Baghdad must give up much of its authority to local power centers — and potentially permit the creation of an autonomous Sunni Muslim region — if the nation is to survive the fight against Islamic State ...
Iraq's Sunnis and Shiites coexist in Kurdish refugee camp
Kurdish Official Calls For Power Decentralization In Iraq
125 Killed and 57 Wounded in Iraq As Kurds and Arabs Seek Control of Eastern ...
Many Arabs have fled violence in other parts of Iraq, and the Kurds are worried that this could change the demographics of the town and hurt their attempt to expand permanent control over the city. The Iraqi government is apparently pushing for a ...
Tensions Between Kurds And Iran-Backed Militias Are Starting...
Kerry asks Congress not to bar ground troops in Syria and Iraq
The Obama administration does not believe that any congressional authorization of force in Iraq and Syria should prohibit the deployment of ground troops, Secretary of State John F. Kerry said Tuesday, even as several lawmakers sought to impose limits ...
Kerry: Obama administration wants option for ground troops in Iraq
Hagel in Iraq to confer on ISIL strategy
Defense officials had debated scrapping Hagel's visit to Iraq after The Wall Street Journal and The New York Times briefly reported Friday he was planning to travel there. News organizations are sometimes invited on such trips under ground rules they ...
Military Airstrikes Continue Against ISIL
Department of Defense
SOUTHWEST ASIA, Dec. 8, 2014 – U.S. and partner-nation military forces have continued to attack Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant terrorists over the last four days, Combined Joint Task Force Operation Inherent Resolve officials reported. Fighter ...
Despite US Warnings, Iraqis Push for Winter Offensive in Mosul
Analysis: Iran airstrikes in Iraq pose problem for US
Iraq's persecuted religious minorities still desperately need our help