US Forming 'Core Coalition' To Battle Islamic State Militants In Iraq
NEWPORT, Wales, Sept 5 (Reuters) - President Barack Obama said key NATO allies stood ready to join the United States in military action to defeat Islamic State militants in Iraq as he vowed to 'take out' the leaders of a movement he said was a major ...
US says forms 'core coalition' to counter Iraq militants
The Islamic State is forcing the West out of its Iraq war trauma
MAP: Islamic State's brutal massacres in Syria and Iraq
Iraq Attacks Kill 17 as Mass Grave Found
A series of attacks across Iraq on Friday killed 17 people, including four Shiite militiamen and a Sunni tribal chief, while a mass grave in the north was found to contain the bodies of 15 Shiite truck drivers killed by Sunni militants. Police ...
ISIS-affiliated militants kidnap dozens in Iraq
UN to send investigators to Iraq over Islamic State 'atrocities'
UN to Send Team to Iraq for Inquiry on ISIS Acts
Unsavoury allies The growing power of Shia militias in Iraq and Syria poses a ...
THERE was never any doubting the brutality of Islamic State (IS), the jihadist group that has swept across large parts of Syria and Iraq and declared an Islamic caliphate. Its war has been accompanied by a stream of gory video recordings of mass ...
Obama says key allies ready to join US action in Iraq
Back to Iraq — but for how long?
EU Ambassador to Iraq Admits: We're Funding ISIS by Buying Their Oil
Canada sending military advisers to help Iraq battle ISIS threat
Rob Huebert, senior researcher at the University of Calgary's Centre for Military and Strategic Studies, said sending Canadian military personnel to Iraq is "not a meaningless contribution." With more than a decade of experience fighting Taliban forces ...
ISIS in Iraq: Canada to send special ops soldiers as advisers
Canada's military mission in Iraq 'not without risks:' Harper
Canada sending dozens of military advisors to Iraq to help counter ISIS's ...
International Business Times
US Airstrikes In Iraq Kill Three Senior ISIS Leaders, Including Baghdadi's Key ...
International Business Times
The news of the successful airstrikes in Iraq came on the day U.S. President Barack Obama and British Prime Minister David Cameron said, in a joint op-ed in The Times of London, that they are looking to build an “international coalition” and strengthen ...
Senior ISIS figure killed in US airstrike in Iraq?
Iraq crisis: British lawyers prepare international war crimes case against ...
Air strikes in northern Iraq kill Islamic State chief's aide: general
Legal basis for Iraq troop deployment called into question as days wear on
Before June, 100 personnel were stationed in Iraq to train local forces on military hardware purchased from the US. Soon, the number will be 1,211, assigned to Baghdad and Irbil. They include special operations “advisers” helping Iraqi and Kurdish ...
Asharq Alawsat English
Abadi's balance draws praise, but governing Iraq a tightrope act
Iraq's Prime Minister-designate Haider al-Abadi has not sought media attention or stirred up political, sectarian and nationalist sensitivities in speeches and statements since he was tasked with forming a government. His calm and balanced discourse ...
Iraq PM-designate facing tough task to form cabinet
Church patriarch in Iraq blames US for Christians' misery
Washington Post (blog)
The most senior Christian cleric in Iraq said the United States was "indirectly responsible" for the current chaos in Iraq, where the advances of Islamic State jihadists over the past few months have led to thousands of deaths and raised charges of ...
Prince of Wales 'heartbroken' for Christians in Iraq
Iraq air strikes 'kill senior Islamic State members'
A senior Islamic State military commander in Iraq has been killed in an air strike on the northern city of Mosul, Iraqi state media report. Iraq's defence ministry also said a top aide to IS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi had been killed in a strike on ...
Survivors demand justice after Iraq massacre
It sent panic through Iraq and announced to the world that the Sunni militants of Islamic State were a new kind of foe, determined not only to seize and hold territory but to exterminate sectarian enemies who fell into their hands. For the survivors ...