The Iraq conflict is becoming a tale of two regions
Eski Mosul, Northern Iraq (CNN) The mortar was dropped into the launch tube, but nothing happened. A prod, a kick and a shake failed to stir it. Eventually one of the Kurdish fighters at this position near Mosul unceremoniously tipped the tube upside ...
ISIS May Be Gone, But Life Has Yet To Return To Normal In Northern Iraq
In Iraq, Kirkuk remains a question mark
Tribal leader: Iraqi troops in Anbar could 'collapse within hours'
Sectarian divisions have hurt Iraq before, with ISIS' rampage through much of Iraq (as well as neighboring Syria) blamed in part to the country's lack of unity. It's one reason for then-Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki's exit last year, replaced by ...
Dilemma for Jeb: How Bush 3.0 would deal with Iraq
Democrats accuse Jeb's brother, former President George W. Bush, of giving rise to the current turmoil in the region with the 2003 U.S.-led invasion of Iraq over weapons of mass destruction that were never found. The prolonged conflict damaged George W.
Jeb Bush says he won't 'relitigate' his brother's wars in Iraq and Afghanistan
Jeb Bush doesn't want to talk about the Iraq war
US-led military air strikes destroy key Isis targets in Syria and Iraq
On Friday, Isis fighters led a suicide attack on an airbase in Iraq where US and coalition troops were training Iraqi forces. Isis launched the attack after taking the nearby town of al-Baghdadi, their first territorial gain in months, the Pentagon ...
US, Coalition Forces Launch 11 Strikes in Iraq, Syria
Islamic State targeted in 13 airstrikes in Iraq, Syria – joint task force
ISIL targeted in 13 airstrikes in Iraq, Syria
Iraq's pro-Iranian Shiite militias lead the war against the Islamic State
MANSOURIYA, Iraq — Shiite militias backed by Iran are increasingly taking the lead in Iraq's fight against the Islamic State, threatening to undermine U.S. strategies intended to bolster the central government, rebuild the Iraqi army and promote ...
Iraq's Sunni blocs halt parliament activities after sheikh's killing
Report: Shiite militias escalate abuse of Sunnis in Iraq
Report: ISIS chief Baghdadi's uncle arrested in Iraq
Two relatives including the uncle of Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, the leader of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) militant group, were detained on Sunday after a security operation near the city of Samarra, state-owned Iraqi television cited a ...
Westerners join Iraqi Christian militia to fight Islamic State
Thousands of foreigners have flocked to Iraq and Syria in the past two years, mostly to join Islamic State, but a handful of idealistic Westerners are enlisting as well, citing frustration their governments are not doing more to combat the ultra ...
To fight IS, Westerners join Christian militia in Iraq
Westerners Join Iraqi Assyrian Militia to Fight ISIS
The Times of Israel
Military and ISIS Clash Over Iraqi Town Near a Base Housing US Troops
New York Times
Mohamed al-Karbouli, a member of Iraq's Parliament, said Mr. Janabi and his nephew Zaid al-Janabi, who is also a lawmaker, were ambushed by militants in pickup trucks in southern Baghdad on Friday as they returned from a funeral in Latifiya, south of ...
Report: IS leader's uncle arrested in Iraq
Iraqi Forces Abandon Town near Air Base; 136 Killed across Iraq
Islamic State attack on US base in Iraq fails
ISIS targeted in 13 airstrikes in Iraq, Syria
The attacks in Iraq hit ISIS tactical units, buildings, fighting positions, a rocket system and a facility where improvised explosive devices were made, the statement said. The strikes in Iraq were near the city of Al-Raqqa and destroyed tanks and a ...
NBC's Engel: 'Incredibly Depressed' By Chaos In Iraq
When asked about the conditions on the ground in Iraq Engel said, “I was incredibly depressed, frankly. I knew Iraq was in bad shape. It was even worse than I thought. ISIS is a huge problem in Iraq and Syria, but unless you confront the much bigger ...