Iran reportedly sent military advisers, head of Quds Force to Iraq
Iran reportedly has sent military advisers into Iraq and dispatched the head of its infamous Quds Force to help Baghdad strategize in its fight against Sunni militants, as the United States takes similar steps despite concern about Tehran's involvement.
Redrawn Lines Seen as No Cure in Iraq Conflict
Iraq's parliament called to meet amid worsening crisis
Iraq Buys Used Russian Fighter Jets Amid U.S. Delivery Delay
Why would Syria bomb Iraq? Your questions answered
(CNN) -- Syrian warplanes reportedly targeted Iraq this week. Scores of civilians were killed at markets and gas stations in Anbar province Tuesday, local leaders told CNN. A militant group called ISIS, the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria, has been ...
Will the jihadist tide be stemmed?
Maliki hails Syrian air raids on Isis in Iraq as leaving both states 'winners'
Iraq parliament to meet in step to form new government
New York Times
Iraq Shiite Leaders Hold Talks on Premier, as Support for Maliki Slips
New York Times
BAGHDAD — As the first armed American drones began flying over Iraq on Thursday, Shiite political leaders were locked in meetings to try to decide who should be the country's next prime minister. For the first time, some of Prime Minister Nuri Kamal ...
Poll: More say Iraq war not worth it
... Iraq was not worth fighting. A NBC News/Wall Street Journal/Annenberg poll released Tuesday shows that 71 percent of those surveyed think the war in Iraq “wasn't worth it,” while only 22 percent believe that the war was worth the effort. Continue ...
Not Worth It: Huge Majority Regret Iraq War, Exclusive Poll Shows
71 Percent of Americans Now Believe War in Iraq 'Wasn't Worth It'
CIA let Iraq spy network wither after troop withdrawal, officials claim
WASHINGTON – CIA officers in Iraq have been largely hunkered down in their heavily fortified Baghdad compound since U.S. troops left the country in 2011, current and former officials say, allowing a once-rich network of intelligence sources to wither.
Maliki Compromised CIA Spies in Iraq for Years
Iraq Insurgency: CIA Was Caught Off Guard By Violence But Spy Agency ...
Media Matters for America (blog)
Hillary Clinton's latest falsehood on Iraq
Washington Post (blog)
Now, when Iraq is coming undone at the seams, the president has reversed himself and claimed that verbal assurances on immunity for U.S. troops are good enough for now. If good enough now, it should have been good enough in 2011. Second, the White ...
Fox News Investigative Report On Crisis In Iraq To Feature Iraq War Architect ...
If the Neocons Want Us Back in Iraq, It's Their Turn to Do the Fighting
Bill Clinton Dismisses Cheney on Iraq: He Got Us in There in First Place
Christian Science Monitor
Kerry presses Persian Gulf nations to rally behind Iraq
PARIS — Secretary of State John F. Kerry is leading an increasingly public U.S. effort to persuade Persian Gulf nations to help pull Iraq back from the brink of civil war, leaning on them to use their influence with Iraq's Sunni tribes and suggesting ...
Ryan weighs in on turmoil in Iraq
Iraq crisis: Kerry to meet with Saudi king, seeking Sunni Arab restraint
5 Ways to Defeat the Radical Islamist Group Sweeping Iraq
New York Times
America and Iran Can Save Iraq
New York Times
To save Iraq from Sunni extremists, Iran is mobilizing its allies in Iraq and promoting collaboration between Iraq's government and Syria. Washington, meanwhile, has dispatched military advisers to Baghdad. On their own, these efforts are valiant. But ...
Syrian warplanes strike in Iraq, killing 57 civilians, official says
Baghdad, Iraq (CNN) -- Reports that Syrian warplanes carried out a cross-border attack on Iraqi towns this week is further evidence of the blurring between the two countries' borders as they face an offensive by Islamic extremists. At least 57 Iraqi ...
Destination unknown: Will Kurds use oil to break free from Iraq?
The Kurdish population numbers 15% to 20% of Iraq, which has a population of 32,585,000, according to an estimate from the CIA World Factbook. There are also large Kurdish populations in the neighboring countries of Iran, Syria and Turkey, with varying ...
The Battle for Iraq (Dispatch 4)
John Kerry: US troop deployment to Iraq is not intervention
IRAQ'S TERRITORIAL UNITY STILL THE BEST OPTION ACCORDING TO ...