Iraq warns Turkey to pull forces, Ankara says unlikely
But despite the tough talk by Abadi, who is struggling to assert Iraq's sovereignty while receiving foreign assistance against the Islamic State group, Baghdad's air force is hopelessly outgunned by Turkey and its realistic recourse is limited to ...
L. TODD WOOD: Turkey invades Iraq
Minister: Iraq Wants Turkish Ground Troops Out, Not Advisers
Turkey refuses to withdraw troops sent to north Iraq base
'Reckless' arms transfers to Iraq fuelled IS crimes: report
Baghdad (AFP) - Decades of irresponsible arms transfers to Iraq fuelled the Islamic State group's firepower and ability to carry out atrocities on a massive scale, Amnesty International said in a report published Tuesday.
Amnesty International: 'Reckless Arms Trading' Fuels ISIS War Crimes in Iraq ...
Iraq: 'Islamic State' atrocities fuelled by decades of reckless arms trading
Report: Most Islamic State weapons taken from Iraq army
Report: Number of Foreign Fighters in Iraq and Syria Double to 31000
A militant Islamist fighter takes part in a military parade in Syria's northern Raqqa province, June 30, 2014. Foreign fighters who have joined militant groups, including ISIS, in Syria and Iraq have more than doubled to as many as 31,000 in 18 months, ...
Foreign fighters in Syria, Iraq have doubled since anti-ISIL intervention
Is Obama's War Against ISIS Legal? US Airstrikes In Syria And Iraq Raise ...
Majority of Americans want U.S. to deploy ground troops to Iraq, Syria
Iraq PM says IS smuggles majority of oil via Turkey
Baghdad (AFP) - Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi said Monday that most oil smuggled by the Islamic State group goes through Turkey, joining a chorus of countries linking it with the jihadists' financing.
Russia asks for UN council talks on Turkey action in Syria, Iraq
Russian strikes in Syria again halt north Iraq flights
Putin Stirs the Pot in Turkey and Iraq
Iraq threatens to bring Turkey troop dispute to UN Security Council
Iraq's Foreign Minister Ibrahim al-Jaafari has warned Turkey that the deadline for the withdrawal of additional Turkish forces from Iraq's north expires on Tuesday. He said on Monday that unless Turkish troops pullout, Iraq intends to raise the matter ...
Iraq: Clash of Coalitions or a Shared Endgame?
Iraq's foreign minister warns Turkey anew
Ankara's intrusion into Iraq is yet another act of defiance of international law
Iraq asks Germany for help in fight against 'Islamic State'
IS, which at one point claimed it had gained power over almost half of Syria, has also managed to increase its control in Iraq's second-biggest city, Mosul, after taking the city last year in a major victory for the extremist movement. Around 250,000 ...
Military Strikes Hit ISIL Terrorists in Syria, Iraq
Department of Defense
SOUTHWEST ASIA, December 7, 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 ...
Special forces in Iraq and Syria a quiet shift in policy
Albany Times Union
The Obama administration quietly announced a significant new escalation in its war against Islamic State last week: It's deploying U.S. special operations troops on the ground in Iraq and Syria to go after leaders of the Islamist movement. The ...
Turkey dubs Iran's policies in Syria, Iraq as sectarian
Center for Research on Globalization
Iraq: 'Vicious Circle of Violence' Claims 489 Civilian Lives in November
Center for Research on Globalization
1 December 2015 – Nearly 500 Iraqi civilians were killed in Iraq last month in a “vicious circle of violence,” ranging from acts of terrorism to armed conflict, as the total number of Iraqi casualties rose to more than 2,100, according to the UN ...
US leads 20 air strikes against Islamic State in Syria, Iraq
Jerusalem Post Israel News
WASHINGTON - The United States and its allies staged 20 air strikes targeting Islamic State in Syria and Iraq on Sunday, according to the Combined Joint Task Force conducting the operations. In a statement on Monday, the US-led coalition said nine ...
US-led coalition dropped nearly 3300 bombs in Iraq and Syria last month
Is UK's claim of zero civilian casualties in Iraq airstrikes credible?
US, allies say 17 strikes launched in Iraq, 12 in Syria against Islamic State