Iraq's Waterless Christians: The Campaign to Expel a Religion
Qaraqosh is one of the last refuges in northern Iraq for Christians fleeing persecution by the militants of Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant, who swept into the region in June. A historic Christian city of 50,000 about 19 miles southeast of Mosul ...
At Least 21 Dead in Iraq Checkpoint Car Bombing
Isis militants 'seize Iraq monastery and expel monks'
Convert or die, Isis warn Iraq's Christians
Last remaining Christians flee Iraq's Mosul
Erbil, Iraq - After the fall of Mosul to the Islamic State-led groups in early June, Michael (not his real name), an Assyrian Christian from Mosul, decided to remain. Unlike his fellow Christians who left, Michael wanted "to keep an eye on the city's ...
The last Christians in Iraq
ISIS Forces Iraqi Shopkeepers to Veil Mannequins
No End to Christian Suffering as Iraq Staggers in Turmoil
Why Triumphant Jihadis In Iraq Will Help Assad Crush Opposition In Aleppo
BEIRUT -- The world's most feared jihadi group, the Islamic State (ISIS), is parlaying its dramatic gains in Iraq into Syria. Already flush with cash and weapons, ISIS stands to receive another, invaluable windfall in Aleppo, Syria's largest city prior ...
Fresh attacks in two Iraq cities kill at least 16
Attacks overnight in two Iraqi cities killed at least 16 people, officials said Monday as authorities struggle to stop the Sunni militants' offensive that has left huge areas in northern and western Iraq outside of government control. In one of the ...
How to Save Iraq This is the best, or the least bad, solution to the current ...
Overnight attacks in Iraq kill at least 16 people
Iraq Says Jordan's Hosting of Sunni Critics 'Unacceptable'
Retired Gen. Garner: We should never have gone to war with Iraq
Orlando Sentinel (blog)
The retired general who briefly led America's postwar Iraq reconstruction efforts said Tuesday that the war was a mistake, calling it one of many foreign-policy missteps that have emboldened U.S. enemies and contributed to unrest throughout the world.
Iraq conflict breeds cyber-war among rival factions
A cyber-civil war is being waged alongside the armed conflict in Iraq, research by security firms suggests. As well as using social media to rally supporters and spread propaganda, some factions are employing hackers to gather intelligence. Well-known ...
Wall Street Journal
Kurdish Oil Gambit Hits Troubled Waters
Wall Street Journal
ERBIL, Iraq—Shortly before midnight, an oil tanker set sail from Turkey's Ceyhan port one day in late May with a historic, $100 million cargo. The tanker, United Leadership, ferried the first major consignment of Kurdish crude into the Mediterranean ...
Turkey says 'good luck' to companies fleeing Iraq
The Kurds of Iraq: Territorial Gains, ISIS and Independence
Time is running out for Iraq as nation spirals into chaos
BAGHDAD, Iraq – Militiamen saunter unchallenged along Baghdad streets with rocket-propelled grenade launchers slung across their shoulders. Neighborhood after neighborhood is being ghettoized and sealed off by checkpoints manned by fighters in ...
Iraq violence: Suicide car bombs kills 21 in Baghdad
100 candidates vie for Iraq presidency in sign system is out of control
Suicide Car Bombing Kills At Least 21 In Baghdad
Iraq veteran faces fine for therapeutic pet ducks
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ohio – An Army veteran who was wounded during the Iraq War is worried a citation will result in him losing his 14 pet ducks, which he says are therapeutic. Darin Welker, of West Lafayette, was cited with a minor misdemeanor June 23 for ...
Ohio town says Iraq vet's 14 therapy ducks not allowed
City officials threaten to take away Iraq veteran's therapeutic ducks
Iraq Veteran Darin Walker Could Lose Therapy Ducks In Dispute With Town
ISIS militants take over Christian monastery in Iraq
The Saint Behnam or Mar Behnam is a prominent Christian pilgrimage site in Iraq where devotees pray for healing and fertility. It was built in the fourth century by the Assyrian king Sennacherib II, who killed his two children Behnam and Sarah for ...