Can Iraq unite against ISIL?
Iraq's prime minister has fired a warning at government and militia fighters who operate beyond the law. Speaking at a security summit in Baghdad, Haider al-Abadi said criminals and outlaws responsible for kidnappings and killings were no less ...
Iraq PM promises National Guard within six months
Security in Iraq remains elusive
UN Says Violence In Iraq Kills At Least 1375 In January
BAGHDAD (AP) — The United Nations mission to Iraq said Sunday that violence in the country amid the war against the extremist Islamic State group killed at least 1,375 people in January. The U.N. Assistance Mission in Iraq, known as UNAMI, put the ...
UN: more than 1375 people killed in Iraq this month
US-led task force launches 34 air strikes against Isis in Iraq and Syria
The US and its allies have carried out 26 air strikes in Iraq and eight in Syria since Saturday in continued attacks on Islamic State (Isis) targets, the US military said on Sunday. The bulk of the strikes were near the Iraqi oil city of Kirkuk, while ...
US army reports 34 air strikes on Islamic State in Iraq and Syria
More strikes hit ISIS locations in Syria and Iraq
Preparing to do battle with ISIS: Iraq's Shiite soldiers jump through fire and ...
The men are among hundreds to have signed up to the military after answering a plea from Iraq's most senior Shiite cleric last year. In June, grand ayatollah Ali al-Sistani pleaded with youngsters to volunteer their services in the wake of crippling ...
New York Daily News
Stasi: 'American Sniper' almost as controversial as Iraq war
New York Daily News
It's back to the future, military-style, now that the film “American Sniper,” which may or may not be completely accurate, about a war created for completely false reasons, is creating almost as much controversy as the invasion of Iraq did in the first ...
How Audiences In Iraq Are Reacting To American Sniper
Answering for Iraq
New York Times
Islamic Militants Surprise Kurds in Iraq, Killing a Commander in a Day of Attacks
New York Times
The assault was one of the most aggressive undertaken against Kirkuk in months by the Islamic State, the jihadist group that straddles a large stretch of Iraq and Syria. The city, in northern Iraq, is an oil hub that is seen as central to the ...
Kurds retake oil facility in north Iraq, 15 workers still missing
Isis weapons engineer killed in airstrike in Iraq, claims US military
Iraq Kurdish forces retake oil field, villages from IS
Airstrikes hit 76 ISIS targets in Iraq and Syria
The anti-ISIS coalition carried out 27 airstrikes against 76 Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) targets on Saturday, an official with the coalition said. The targets included a factory where militants reportedly made car bombs in Tal Afar in ...
Airstrikes in Syria, Iraq Destroy ISIL Targets
US, partners continue airstrikes against IS
Military airstrikes continue against ISIL in Syria and Iraq
At least 6106 Killed in Iraq during January
January closed out with 293 deaths and 289 wounded. Most of the casualties were among the Islamic State militants. That brought the monthly totals to 6,106 dead and 1,953 wounded. There were 1,587 deaths reported among civilians and security members.
Hagel: US Ground Troops Could Be Needed In Iraq
WASHINGTON, Jan 30 (Reuters) - Outgoing Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said in an interview on Friday the United States might eventually need to send non-combat ground troops to Iraq to help turn back Islamic State forces. Hagel, who announced his ...
Hagel: US may need ground troops in Iraq
Chuck Hagel: U.S. may need ground troops in Iraq to push back Islamic State
Hagel: Ground Troops May Be Needed in Iraq
What Are the Iranians Doing in Iraq?
What is Iran doing in Iraq? How important is Iran in the ground war against ISIS? The Iranian government, particularly the Revolutionary Guards, is playing a huge role in helping the Iraqi security forces fight the Islamic State, especially in Diyala ...
Iraq's war within a war
Iraq probes alleged massacre by Shia militia in Diyala
Ethno-sectarian hypocrisy and the media in Iraq