Iran rejects US action in Iraq, ISIL tightens Syria border grip
On Sunday, militants overran a second frontier post on the Syrian border, extending two weeks of swift territorial gains as the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) pursues the goal of its own power base, a "caliphate" straddling both countries ...
In Iraq, militants press on toward Baghdad
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ISIS fighters control much of Iraq's western border after seizing three more towns
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Kerry Hints That US Would Support New Leader for Iraq
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ISIS fighters captured a major border crossing on Friday in a strategic move that could allow them increased control over important transportation routes. Of the three major crossings between Iraq and Syria, only one remains under Iraqi government control.
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Paul vs. Cheney highlights divide over US foreign policy in Iraq, larger ...
Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul and fellow Republican and former Vice President Dick Cheney widened their divide Sunday over U.S. involvement in Iraq -- the latest in their sharp, public disagreement over American foreign policy. Paul, a potential 2016 ...
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Cheney, Paul Trade Criticism Over Iraq War
Dick Cheney, Rand Paul spar over blame for Iraq crisis
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Kurdish Fighters Mull Whether to Defend Iraq
... American Attack on ISIS in Iraq Could Mean Retaliation Back Home · Obama to Deploy Special Forces to Iraq. Jabar Yawar runs his pointer along a map of Iraq, indicating the territory now controlled by the militant group Islamic State of Iraq and ...
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Obama: Threat from Iraq Militants Could Grow
Barack Obama President Barack Obama speaks about the situation in Iraq, June 19, 2014, in the Brady Press Briefing Room of the White House in Washington. On Sunday, the President warned that Al-Qaida-inspired militants could grow in power.
Congress Keeping Close Watch On Obama's Plans In Iraq
President Obama said he sent them to help Iraq's military confront the Sunni militants who've overrun much of northern Iraq. He said Thursday that U.S. would not take on another combat role in Iraq, but he didn't rule out all types of military support.
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Sunni rebels seize more towns in Iraq
Sunni fighters led by the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) have expanded their offensive in Iraq, capturing more territory from the government. ISIL, an al-Qaeda breakaway group active in Syria and Iraq, has taken the towns of Qaim, Rawah ...
Sunni militants capture towns, border crossing as offensive expands in western ...
The Shiite militias formed in response to the current ISIS offensive could represent a dangerous wild card in the new battle for Iraq. The Mahdi Army, a militia loyal to al-Sadr, battled U.S. troops and was blamed for attacks on Sunni civilians during ...
Iran opposes US intervention in Iraq, says Ayatollah Ali Khamenei
Iran's top leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said Sunday he is against US intervention in neighboring Iraq, where Islamic extremists and Sunni militants opposed to Tehran have seized a number of towns and cities, the official IRNA news agency reported.
Ayatollah of Iran Says US Should Avoid Iraq
Iran top leader opposes US action in Iraq
Iran's Khamenei Strongly Opposes US Moves in Iraq
Isis captures more Iraqi towns and border crossings
Jihadist fighters in Iraq seized three border crossings into Syria and Jordan and four nearby towns over the weekend, giving the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (Isis) control over much of the country's western frontier and directly threatening ...