International Business Times UK
Escaped Inmates From Iraq Fuel Syrian Insurgency
New York Times
BAGHDAD — A series of daring but little noticed breakouts from Iraqi prisons has freed hundreds of hardened militants who are now among the leaders and foot soldiers of the radical Sunni groups operating in neighboring Syria and, increasingly, in Iraq ...
Where Did Syria Extremists Come From? Iraq's Prisons
ISIS, al-Qaeda compete for supremacy in global jihad
Top ISIS leaders revealed
Marine Arraigned in Iraq Slaying Retrial
A Marine sergeant who is being retried in an Iraq war crimes case has been arraigned on charges that include murder and obstruction of justice. U-T San Diego says ( http://bit.ly/1jhpmBI ) Lawrence Hutchins III didn't enter a plea Thursday at Camp ...
Plymouth Marine arraigned in Iraq slaying retrial
UN: Clashes in Iraq's Anbar displaced 300000
Violence in Iraq's Sunni-dominated Anbar province, where armed groups fully control one city and parts of another, has displaced up to 300,000 people in six weeks, the United Nations has said. The province has been hit by a surge in fighting between ...
Bombs kill at least 17 across Iraq: police and medics
Lesson of the Talmud in an Iraq School Suicide Bombing
Iraq turns to Sunni tribes, but distrust remains
10 Killed in bombing in western Iraq
Fox News Latino
For more than a month, Anbar's two largest cities, Ramadi and Fallujah, have witnessed clashes between security forces and insurgents led by the al-Qaeda-linked Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant, or ISIL. Tribal militias in the majority Sunni ...
Sunni militants of ISIL seize another town north of Baghdad
Ramadi 90% 'purged' of ISIL: Anbar governor
Iraq: Suicide bombing tutor kills himself and 20 pupils in training camp gaffe
A suicide bombing instructor killed himself and 20 of his pupils in Iraq when he accidentally set off explosives during a training session, it's emerged. The incident happened at an insurgents' camp near Samarra, around 100km north-west of the capital ...
Suicide Bomb Trainer in Iraq Accidentally Blows Up His Class
Iraq: 21 Die as Militants Accidently Blow Themselves Up
Iraq speaker escapes assassination bid
The Grotesqueries of Iraq
Of the fourteen violent, brutal, and bloody short stories in Hassan Blasim's The Corpse Exhibition and Other Stories of Iraq, only one (the last one in the collection) has a bit of levity, and even it ends consistently with the events and the tone of ...
The enlightened king of Iraq
'King of Iraq' has an odd ring even to those who know that Iraq was called Mesopotamia and was part of the Ottoman empire before falling into and out of the clutches of the British. Many people, including Iraqis, seem unaware that it was a monarchy ...
Liverpool fan in Iraq has to explain: 'I'm not Luis Suarez'
One is an incredibly gifted footballer paid millions of pounds a year. The other is a fan from Iraq. However, based on looks alone there is little between them. An Iraqi man who looks incredibly like Luis Suarez has come to light in a revelation that ...
Luis Suarez lookalike mobbed by Liverpool fans on visit to Anfield from Iraq
Luis Suárez Lookalike Takes Liverpool And Iraq By Storm (VIDEO)
'Leave me alone, I'm not Luis Suarez!' says look-a-like Liverpool fan from Iraq
Stars and Stripes
Libya, Iraq cast shadow as State Department readies for Afghanistan drawdown
Stars and Stripes
Now, as the NATO military presence in Afghanistan dwindles, experiences in Libya as well as Iraq hang over State Department security experts as they grapple with how to secure their personnel and facilities and prevent a similar tragedy. Ever since U.S ...
US fumes as Afghanistan releases 65 'insurgents'
Travelling to Iraq - let the waters rise
Mail & Guardian Online
In what is southern Iraq today, the first city-states sprang up as complex societies; we see the first craft specialists, taxation to fund public works and pay civil servants, the emergence of counting, writing, credit and debt. Interest was introduced ...