New York Times
Sinjar Victory Bolsters Kurds, but Could Further Alienate US From Iraq
New York Times
ISTANBUL — It was a full two months after Islamic State militants stormed through Iraq, massacring captured troops and driving to within a few miles of Baghdad that the United States began taking direct military action in the country.
Kurdish forces seize Iraq's Sinjar town from Islamic State
Battle for Sinjar: IS-held town in Iraq 'liberated'
Kurds sever critical Islamic State supply line in northern Iraq
Turkey PM: No plan for land operations in Syria or Iraq
Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu has said that Ankara is not preparing for a military operation inside Syria or Iraq in the near future unless Turkey is threatened or attacked by "terrorist groups" from inside the two countries. In an interview ...
Spokesman: Operations to Defeat ISIL in Iraq, Syria are One Campaign
Department of Defense
WASHINGTON, November 13, 2015 — Ongoing operations against extremist Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant forces across both Iraq and Syria comprise a comprehensive and well thought-out campaign, rather than a series of unconnected missions, ...
Voice of America
Iraq: Suicide Bomb and Road Blast Kill 26 in Baghdad
New York Times
The Islamic State militant group claimed responsibility for a suicide blast and a roadside bombing that targeted Shiites in Baghdad on Friday, killing 26 people and wounding dozens. The suicide bomber struck a memorial service held for a Shiite militia ...
17 dead in Iraq suicide blast
Suicide Bomber at Shi'ite Funeral in Iraq Kills 19
Gen. John Allen: US 'very attentive' to ISIS spread beyond Syria, Iraq
"When we committed ourselves ultimately to deal with this initially, it was an ISIL that was largely contained within Iraq and Syria. In the aftermath of that containment or that commitment, other organizations around the world put their hands in the ...
Strikes Target ISIL Terrorists in Syria, Iraq
Jihadist cell in Europe 'sought recruits for Iraq and Syria'
The 13 suspected members of a jihadist group arrested in raids across Europe were allegedly recruiting foreign fighters to be sent to Iraq and Syria. The raids in Finland, Germany, Italy, Norway, Switzerland and the UK targeted Rawti Shax, which seeks ...
Jihadists in Europe 'sought recruits for Iraq, Syria'
Joint action against radical Islamist terrorist group coordinated at Eurojust ...
Islamic State in Libya fights to emulate Iraq, Syria success
Far from the battlefields of Iraq and Syria, Islamic State has steadily grown in Libya's chaos, controlling the city of Sirte, and worrying Western governments who fear it can only become stronger in the post-revolution mess. They have left their mark ...
Unusual Severe Weather Threat Targets Saudi Arabia, Iraq Next Week
Residents across northern Saudi Arabia, southwestern Iraq and eastern Jordan are being put on alert for potentially violent thunderstorms. The danger will shift northwest to southeast across the threat zone from Monday into Tuesday. Tabuk and Medina ...
End combat mission in Iraq and Syria, Trudeau orders defence minister
End combat mission in Iraq and Syria, Trudeau orders defence minister. Harjit Sajjan was also told to work with Public Services and Procurement Minister Judy Foote on an “open and transparent” competition to replace Canada's CF-18 fighter jets. Share ...
Defence minister's marching orders: end Canada's combat mission in Iraq, Syria
Harjit Sajjan's Mandate Letter Gives Top Priority To Ending Iraq, Syria Mission
Defence minister's mandate letter: end combat mission in Iraq, Syria
Mass grave of Yazidis in Iraq tells horror story
SINUNI, Iraq — A few thousand people once lived in this tiny Iraqi village 270 miles north of Baghdad. Today, it is a ghost town with few signs of life — and a mass grave nearby where members of the Yazidi sect were slaughtered by Islamic State ...
Islamic State committed genocide against Yazidi Christians in Iraq: report
US weighs 'genocide' label for IS in Iraq — and more than a word may be at stake
IS committing genocide against Yazidis in Iraq: report