First American soldier is killed in combat in Iraq since 2011 troop exit
American and Kurdish commandos raided an Islamic State prison in Iraq on Thursday, freeing about 70 captives believed to be facing “mass execution” and leaving one U.S. soldier dead, U.S. and Iraqi officials said. It was the first time a member of the ...
American killed in Iraq hostage rescue, Pentagon says
American Killed in Raid to Rescue Prisoners in Iraq
US commando killed in raid to free hostages of ISIS in Iraq
U.S. Soldier Killed In Hostage-Rescue Raid On ISIS Prison In Iraq
The Two-Way · U.S. Soldier Killed During Hostage Rescue Mission In Iraq. American and Kurdish forces raided an Islamic State prison in northern Iraq on Thursday. About 70 captives were freed, and one U.S. service member died in the effort.
Mintpress News (blog)
US To Iraq: If Russia Helps You Fight ISIS, We Won't
Mintpress News (blog)
The U.S. has told Iraq's leaders they must choose between ongoing American support in the battle against militants of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) and asking the Russians to intervene instead. Marine Gen. Joseph Dunford, chairman of the ...
Iraq's ruling alliance, militias urge PM to seek Russian strikes
New top US general looks to capitalize on Iraq successes
Iraq's ruling bloc wants Russian airstrikes, politician tells RT 'lack of ...
Strikes Hit ISIL Terrorists in Syria, Iraq
Department of Defense
SOUTHWEST ASIA, October 22, 2015 — U.S. and coalition military forces have continued to attack Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant terrorists in Syria and Iraq, Combined Joint Task Force Operation Inherent Resolve officials reported today. Officials ...
US-Led Anti-ISIL Coalition Conducts 22 Airstrikes in Iraq, Syria
Isis in Iraq: This was a heroic one-off mission that will alter little
But it is worth keeping in mind that the efforts by the US to contain Isis since it captured much of western Iraq and eastern Syria in the summer of 2014 have visibly failed. There is no sign that the self-declared caliphate is weaker now than it was ...
US Tells Iraq: If You Ally With Russia Against ISIS, “You're Our Enemy”
Can Iraq meet US, Russia halfway?
Justin Trudeau to end Canada's bombing mission in Iraq
Christian Science Monitor
Future Of Iraq's Oil Industry Is Under Threat
But despite the onslaught from ISIS and the collapse in oil prices, Iraq succeeded in achieving steady gains in output, surpassing 4.1 mbd in September. Along with Saudi Arabia's increase of around 600,000 barrels per day since 2014, Iraq has accounted ...
Is the future of Iraq's oil industry under threat?
Iraq's Hezbollah Battalions Planning to “Expel” US Occupation Forces from ...
Center for Research on Globalization
In relevant remarks on Monday, Iraqi security expert Hesham al-Hashemi said the Baghdad government would ask for Russia's direct military assistance in the fight against the ISIL in the coming days, adding that further military advances by Iraq's joint ...
New York Times
Here's how a Jeb Bush adviser is defending the Iraq war
One of Jeb Bush's principal foreign policy campaign advisers, a man named Otto Reich who is a veteran of the Reagan and George W. Bush administrations, has just made a very odd and enthusiastic argument in support of the 2003 US-led invasion of Iraq, ...
Donald Trump's baseless claim that the Bush White House tried to 'silence' his ...
Canada to end airstrikes in Syria and Iraq, new prime minister Trudeau says
Canadian Liberal prime minister designate Justin Trudeau has confirmed that Canada will withdraw its fighter jets from the US-led mission against Islamic State in Iraq and Syria. In his first news conference following the sweeping majority Liberal ...
Canada to withdraw fighter jets from Syria and Iraq strikes
Canada withdrawing fighter jets from Iraq, Syria, Trudeau tells Obama
Canada's new PM pulls jets from Iraq, Syria