US Troops Continue To See Fire in Iraq
WASHINGTON — The 300 US soldiers and Marines at al Asad air base in Iraq's Anbar province continue to see mortar fire directed at their positions, with six more mortar rounds landing on the sprawling complex last week. A Pentagon spokesman confirmed ...
Iraq: US-led coalition's support 'not convincing'
After ISIS nearly overran Iraq's Kurdish region in the first week of August, President Obama ordered air strikes on ISIS and assembled a coalition of western and Arab countries against Islamic State. The U.S. government has described Iraq as the ...
Iraq says US-led coalition not doing enough against Islamic State
Iraq accuses US of not helping enough in battle against IS
Ties with Turkey 'key to stability,' Iraq speaker says
Hundreds Of US Military Trainers Headed For Iraq
They are expected to head to Iraq in the coming weeks to build up an Iraqi Army that has all but fallen apart. The additional American soldiers and Marines will work out of an ever-expanding number of training sites around the country. U.S. officials ...
Sydney Morning Herald
Japan and Iraq play for Group D honors at Asian Cup
BRISBANE, Australia (AP) — Japan and Iraq, champions of the last two Asian Cups, go head-to-head Friday in a match that will likely determine top spot in Group D. In the other match, Jordan takes on tournament newcomer Palestine at Melbourne. Here are ...
Asian Cup: The lowdown: Japan v Iraq
Japan to adopt attacking mind-set against Iraq
ISIL launches fierce attacks across Iraq
Fighters from the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) have launched a series of attacks in Iraq's restive region, killing at least 23 people, including several Kurdish Peshmerga soldiers. Sources told Al Jazeera that at least 16 Peshmerga ...
Canadian fighter jets strike Islamic State targets in Iraq
Canadian jets hammer targets as ISIS launches offensive in Iraq
Meet the Men Being Trained to Fight ISIS by the US
This is the Mosul Liberation Camp, where more than 4,000 Sunni Arab police are training to retake their city from the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS). “It's my responsibility to take back my city from ISIS,” says Saad Mohmmed Khalaf who fled ...
ISIS chief orders execution of 56 members: KDP
US Targets ISIS With More Airstrikes
Airstrikes Continue Against ISIL in Syria, Iraq
Department of Defense
SOUTHWEST ASIA, Jan. 15, 2015 – U.S. and coalition military forces continued to attack Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant terrorists in Syria, using attack, bomber, fighter, and remotely piloted aircraft to conduct 11 airstrikes, Combined Joint Task ...
Ammar al-Hakim, head of the Islamic Supreme Council of Iraq
22 more airstrikes hit ISIL targets in Syria, Iraq
Military airstrikes continue against ISIL in Syria and Iraq
The San Luis Obispo Tribune
Iraq to Double Exports of Kirkuk Crude Amid Oil Surplus
Iraq, holder of the world's fifth-largest crude reserves, is rebuilding its energy industry after decades of wars and economic sanctions. The country exported 2.94 million barrels a day in December, the most since the 1980s, Oil Ministry spokesman Asim ...
At the front: Iraq's Kurds bolster defense
International Business Times
Oil Prices Retreat Again As Iraq Schedules Record Exports
International Business Times
(Reuters) - Oil prices resumed their move downwards on Thursday, as Iraq planned a further jump in exports for February, with both Brent and U.S. crude oil dropping around $1 toward near six-year lows, and almost wiping out gains made the previous day.
Iraq plans to boost southern oil exports to a record high
Iraq's Top Shiite Cleric Thrown Into Heart of Politics
New York Times
NAJAF, Iraq — Since Sunni militants of the Islamic State group overran large parts of Iraq, the country's most prominent Shiite cleric has fundamentally altered his spiritual role and has plunged straight into politics, weighing in on government ...