Obama Authorizes Sending Additional Troops To Iraq
Obama ordered approximately 350 additional military personnel be sent to Iraq "to protect our diplomatic facilities and personnel in Baghdad," according to a Tuesday statement from the office of the White House press secretary. The statement notes that ...
Obama to send approximately 350 additional military personnel to Iraq
US sending military personnel to Iraq
Obama sending 350 more military personnel to Iraq
ISIS Says It Killed Steven Sotloff After US Strikes in Northern Iraq
New York Times
Mr. Sotloff addresses the camera and describes himself as “paying the price” for Mr. Obama's decision to strike the group, the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria, in northern Iraq. The apparent murder of Mr. Sotloff, 31, came despite televised pleas from ...
Islamic State issues video of beheading of US hostage
Steven Sotloff 'beheaded by Islamic State' - latest
ISIS Claims They Won the Iraq War
UN to send investigators to Iraq over Islamic State 'atrocities'
UN officials are to investigate atrocities in Iraq after persistent reports that Islamic State fighters have carried out "acts of inhumanity on an unimaginable scale", including beheadings and other killings, forced conversions, slavery and sexual ...
UN to Send Team to Iraq for Inquiry on ISIS Acts
Amnesty International accuses ISIS of 'ethnic cleansing' in Iraq
UN to send team to investigate Islamic State crimes in Iraq
Obama Sending 350 More Troops to Iraq
President Obama has authorized another 350 U.S. military personnel to be sent to Iraq, the White House announced on Tuesday evening. The troops are being sent to "protect our diplomatic facilities and personnel in Baghdad, Iraq," according the White ...
Are US Troops Already Fighting in Iraq?
Scenes from Monday's battle provide a tentative but valuable glimpse into the evolving role of special operations troops and how that might be playing out on the ground in Iraq. Kurdish forces had once held Zumar but lost control of the town in early ...
Tarnishing a Reputation as Storied Warriors
Fighting in Iraq hits close to home for Kurdish man living in Utah
Why The Kurds Initially Failed Against ISIS In Iraq
ISIS Is America's Legacy in Iraq
Abroad, from Libya and Ukraine to Iraq and the South China Sea, nothing has been coming up roses for the US Polls reflect a general American gloom, with 71% of the public claiming the country is "on the wrong track." We have the look of a superpower ...
The US Should Not Wage War Against ISIS Like Afghanistan and Iraq
America created the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria? Meet the ISIS 'truthers'
Obama notifies Congress of ordering air strikes in Iraq's Amerli
Wall Street Journal
As battle lines shift in Iraq, Sunnis who welcomed the Islamic State fear ...
“Suleiman Beg and other villages around Amerli have been fully liberated,” said Na'im al-Aboudi, the spokesman for Asa'ib Ahl al-Haq , an Iranian-trained Shiite militia that once fought U.S. forces and played an active role in some of Iraq's worst ...
In Iraq, residents of Amerli celebrate end of militant siege
Iraq Crisis: US Airstrikes Help Break Islamic State Siege on Amirli
Iran dramatically shifts Iraq policy to confront Islamic State
Australia at war in Iraq edging closer
Sydney Morning Herald
The prospect of Australian participation in a war against Islamic State fighters in Iraq is edging closer with both Tony Abbott and Bill Shorten in lockstep yesterday branding the militants respectively "a death cult" and "an enemy of humanity". In ...
Abbott on Iraq: 'Doing nothing means leaving millions exposed to death'
Firmer ground for Iraq action
Australian PM Abbott doesn't rule out boots on ground in Iraq
UK could join American air strikes in Iraq and Syria, warns David Cameron
The Prime Minister said he will re-examine the possibility of Britain launching military strikes in Iraq and Syria after calls for action by Conservative backbenchers. He compared the crisis to the one faced in Libya in 2011, when he launched air ...
Killing of a British hostage by Isis would shift opinion on air strikes in ...
UK Could Join American Air Strikes in Iraq, but Majority of Brits Remain Opposed
UK raises terror threat level, citing risks out of Syria, Iraq
ISIS turned northern Iraq into 'blood-soaked killing fields', says Amnesty ...
Donatella Rovera, Amnesty International's Senior Crisis Response Adviser, currently in Iraq, said: 'The Islamic State is carrying out despicable crimes and has transformed rural areas of Sinjar into blood-soaked killing fields in its brutal campaign to ...