Obama admin gives cover to Iraq Shiite militia abuses: Ex US official
He argues that through its response to the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS), “The United States is now acting as the air force, the armory, and the diplomatic cover for Iraqi militias that are committing some of the worst human rights abuses on ...
Amid rising abuse, Iraq's Sunnis seek assurances
Waking Iraq's Sunnis to Crush Islamic State
The US Must Prepare for the Dissolution of Iraq
ISIS claims to seize weapons cache in Iraq
The Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, or ISIS, claimed the video, which surfaced this week, depicts the aftermath of attacks around the cities of Samarra and al-Baghdadi. CNN reported that the weapons were American-made and included M-16s and heavy ...
Isis targets in Iraq and Syria hit by six US-led air strikes since Friday
US official: Plans in place for 25000-strong Iraqi spring push to retake Mosul
Why the Iraq Offensive Will Fail
A trench in Iraq exacerbates Sunni fears of sectarian partition
Many Sunnis, however, fear the trench is not a temporary security measure but just one more example of how they are being expelled from sensitive areas in central Iraq, which they say the Shi'ite majority wants to control. The trench and an ...
Iraq civil war leader rallies Shi'ite fighters against Islamic State
Tony Abbott forced to deny reports of plan to invade Iraq
Mr Abbott said he discussed the Iraq story with the chief of Australia's defence force, who was “as mystified by this as I am”. Australia was the first country to join the US-led push against Isil and has deployed troops and aircraft to the Middle East ...
Tony Abbott sought military advice on go-it-alone invasion of Iraq
Tony Abbott denies reports he wanted Australian ground troops in Iraq
Australia, leader of the free world, sought to invade Iraq to take on ISIS alone
US-led coalition launches air strikes in Iraq ahead of Mosul offensive
Strikes in Iraq began on 8 August and strikes in Syria began on 23 September. Isis militants who captured large swaths of territory in the two countries have been forced on to the back foot by the coalition action, although they remain capable of ...
US Marines on the Ground in Iraq as ISIS Burns 45 Alive
The Fiscal Times
Iraqi local officials in Iraq's town of al-Baghdadi have warned of another ISIS mass burning massacre. The terror organization surrounded a compound several days ago that houses more than 1000 families and burned 45 people alive. “ISIS has killed more ...
Washington Post (blog)
Is 'American Sniper' to Iraq what 'The Deer Hunter' was to Vietnam?
Washington Post (blog)
"The Deer Hunter" and "American Sniper" were released five and three years after the U.S. withdrawals from Vietnam and Iraq, respectively. Both wars were deeply unpopular, but Vietnam was somewhat more so. In 1973, 60 percent of Americans said it was ...
British Cheekies bouncer goes from Staines to fighting ISIS in Iraq
Mr Locks has joined a group called Dwekh Nawsha, a Christian militia whose name in Assyrian means 'the self-sacrificers'. Speaking to MailOnline, Mr Locks revealed that he made his decision to relocate to Iraq last August after watching the news ...
British bouncer heads to Iraq to join fight against Isis
Islamic State: Former bouncer sells his home and flies to Iraq to fight ...
From Cheekies in Staines to Iraq: Former bouncer 'sells house to join fight ...
The Salem News
Moulton returns to Iraq, Middle East on congressional tour Calls for more ...
The Salem News
“We were looking at the American mission in Iraq and Afghanistan, with a particular focus on the mission against ISIL,” Moulton said by phone, hours after landing state-side. “We have good military options to deal with the threat, and we're working to ...
As Iraq veteran, Moulton torn on OK for troops
Perth university student reportedly travels to Iraq to join Islamic State
Sheglabo's father told the Weekend West his wife had not stopped crying since they learnt their son had left for Iraq last month after telling them he was going camping. The father said he had told his wife “we need to forget about him now”. “He has ...
Perth student Muhammed Sheglabo, who is believed to have joined ISIS in Iraq ...