US advisers in Iraq stay out of combat but see fighting edging closer
In Iraq's western Anbar province, more than 300 U.S. troops are posted at a base in the thick of a pitched battle between Iraqi forces, backed by tribal fighters, and well-armed Islamic State militants. The militants, positioned at a nearby town, have ...
Report says Iraqi civilian deaths roughly doubled last year, driven by ISIS
Did America's 2003 Invasion of Iraq Create ISIS?
Civilian death toll in Iraq doubles to 17000 in 2014 'due to rise of ISIS'
Deadliest year in Iraq since 2007
Violence in Iraq killed more than 15,000 civilians and security personnel in 2014, government figures have shown, making it one of the deadliest years since the 2003 US-led invasion. Figures compiled by the health, interior and defence ministries and ...
2014 Was Deadliest Year For Iraq in Years: UN
Iraq violence killed more than 12000 civilians in 2014, the UN says
2014 deadliest year in Iraq since 2006-07: UN
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How the Iraq War Financed a Beltway Real Estate Boom
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Then, a few years later, as a House staffer on the International Relations Committee, Rademaker wrote the Iraq Liberation Act of 1998, which called for regime change, a phrase that altered the course of history. Bill Clinton signed the Act, which ...
Civilian Deaths in Iraq Spiked Sharply in 2014
The public database project Iraq Body Count recorded 17,049 civilian deaths in Iraq in 2014, approximately double its tally in 2013 (9,743), which itself had doubled from the year prior (there were 4,622 civilian deaths in 2012). IBC, which has been ...
Iraq's Peshmerga desperate for US arms in fight against ISIS
MOSUL, Iraq – Under a gloomy late November sky that dumped cold rain on their frontline fighting position overlooking Mosul Dam, some 16 Peshmerga fighters mustered around a small hut – the only visible means of protection from enemy fire – while ...
WHO investigates rumors that Islamic State jihadists in Iraq are being struck ...
Have Islamic State Militants in Iraq Contracted Ebola?
Reports: ISIS Fighters In Iraq Have Contracted Ebola
IS seizes dozens in northern Iraq
Kirkuk (Iraq) (AFP) - The Islamic State jihadist group seized dozens of men from two villages in northern Iraq on Friday while searching for people who burned its flag, officials and residents said. An intelligence officer said that a total of 170 men ...
Islamic State seizes dozens in northern Iraq
US launches 23 air strikes against Isis in Syria and Iraq
Isis fighters have taken control of parts of Syria and Iraq in a bloody campaign to establish an Islamic caliphate. Strikes against Isis in Iraq began on 8 August and in Syria on 23 September. On 24 December, Isis captured a Jordanian pilot whose F-16 ...
Airstrikes Hit ISIL in Syria and Iraq
US launches TWENTY NINE air strikes over Syria and Iraq in blitz against ISIS
Iraq and Syria death tolls double in 2014
Oil Falls to 5 1/2-Year Low as Russia, Iraq Boost Output
Oil output in Russia and Iraq surged to the highest levels in decades in December, according to data from both countries' governments. Euro-area factory output expanded less than initially estimated in December. A manufacturing gauge in China, the ...
Russia, Iraq Close Out 2014 with 30-Year Record Production
Russia, Iraq supply most oil in decades as 2015 begins with glut
Russia and Iraq's record oil production continues despite glut
Iran and Iraq Deepen Defense Ties, Sign Pact
WASHINGTON — As the United States and a handful of allies begin flowing thousands of troops into Iraq to train and equip Iraqi and Kurdish army brigades, Baghdad and Tehran have signed an agreement to continue Iranian training of Iraqi units ...
Iran in Iraq and Syria
Iran in new deal to boost Iraq army
Iran insists it stands by Iraq in fight against ISIL
Iran-Iraq Deal Challenges US Fight Against ISIS Militants
Iran and Iraq have signed an agreement for Iran to train, advise and assist Iraqi forces similar to the deal Washington has with Baghdad in the fight against ISIS. "We assume Iran's increased support for the Iraqi armed forces as a strategic necessity ...