UK troops discredited after Iraq and Afghanistan, says Ken Livingstone
British troops have been discredited after Iraq and Afghanistan, Labour's Ken Livingstone has said, causing fresh controversy following his comments on the London 7/7 bombings. Livingstone, who is co-chairing a review of Labour's defence policy, made ...
Hijacking the Iraq war to justify extremism
Question Time: Ken Livingstone Says Tony Blair And Iraq War Caused 7/7 London ...
Ken Livingstone says terrorists 'gave their lives in protest against our ...
Bombs found around Iraq mass grave of IS victims
Bombs are a key part of both offensive and defensive operations by IS, which overran large parts of Iraq last year. Explosives continue to pose a major threat even after the jihadists are gone and prevent displaced residents from returning home. The ...
IS blamed for mass Yazidi grave found near Sinjar, Iraq
Bomb-rigged mass grave holding 123 people found in northern Iraq
Mass Grave Of IS Victims Found In Iraq
Military Strikes Hit ISIL Terrorists in Syria, Iraq
Department of Defense
SOUTHWEST ASIA, November 28, 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 ...
Military Strikes Target ISIL Terrorists in Iraq
MP's Column: We must not repeat Iraq mistakes in Syria
In the fight against the Islamic State, Iraq's leader begins to look shaky
BAGHDAD — In a mansion tiled with salmon-pink marble, Sunni politician Osama al-Nujaifi greets visitors in an expansive meeting room. From a chair flanked by the national flag, he insists he is still vice president of Iraq — even though Iraq's prime ...
French Reportedly Bomb School; 48 Killed across Iraq
Suicide car bomb kills seven in northern Iraq
Efforts to push back Islamic State militants in northern and western Iraq have been complicated by sectarian and ethnic rivalries. These include a contest for territory which is claimed by the Shi'ite-led government in Baghdad, but which the Kurds want ...
Suicide car bomb kills five in northern Iraq
Suicide bomber kills six in flashpoint Iraq town
Sweden suspends flights to northern Iraq over security concerns
Commercial routes from the Middle East and Europe were disrupted, as were reconnaissance and resupply flights for the U.S.-led coalition that has been bombing Islamic State targets in Iraq and Syria for more than a year, separately from the Russian ...
Millions of Shia Muslims heading to Karbala for Arba'een
Millions of Shia Muslims from across the world are taking part in a march toward Iraq's holy shrine city of Karbala to attend mourning rituals on Arba'een, which marks 40 days after the anniversary of the martyrdom of Imam Hussein (PBUH), the grandson ...
New York Times
Finding a Path Back to Iraq, and Toward Securing Women's Freedom
New York Times
UNITED NATIONS — YANAR MOHAMMED runs a secret network of safe houses in her native Iraq. The women who come through its doors are honor-killing runaways, rape survivors, war widows and assorted others who have been to the cliff edge of hell ...
Soccer has led Columbus Crew's Justin Meram to Iraq national team
Last year, Meram, born in Shelby Charter Township just north of Detroit, earned a call-up to the Iraq national team and has since become a regular member of its squad, a process that has involved consistently jetting to the Middle East to take part in ...
US, allies launch 20 strikes against Islamic State in Iraq and Syria
Bangor Daily News
WASHINGTON — The United States and its allies targeted Islamic State with 17 air strikes in Iraq and three in Syria on Friday, the U.S. military said. Seven of the strikes in Iraq hit two Islamic State tactical units, buildings and a fighting position ...
Air strikes kill 24 IS militants in Iraq's Anbar
US, allies launch 20 strikes against ISIS in Iraq and Syria