The Other Battle In Iraq: Winning Over Sunni Muslims
The U.S. military says airstrikes have killed thousands of the extremists in the self-described Islamic State and has forced the group to retreat from some territory. But winning the trust of Iraq's Sunni Muslims, some of whom have been helping the ...
Iran's Militias Are Taking Over Iraq's Army
Obama's Pentagon pick worried about Iranian influence in Iraq
Iran-backed militia helping battle ISIS in Iraq
2500 Year Old Jewish Tablets Discovered in Iraq
As we watch horrific images of beheadings from the country formerly called Iraq - a country that is disintegrating into various tribal fiefdoms before our eyes - it is easy to forget that it was once the cradle of civilization. In point of fact, Arabs ...
'American Sniper' misfires in Iraq
BAGHDAD — It is not only in America that Clint Eastwood's Iraq war blockbuster “American Sniper” is proving controversial. After just a handful of sometimes rowdy screenings, the film has been pulled from Baghdad's only movie theater amid complaints ...
New York Times (blog)
"American Sniper" pulled from theater in Iraq
"American Sniper" continues to make waves -- this time the controversy is centered in Iraq. Clint Eastwood's Oscar-nominated film was pulled from a theater in Baghdad, the only theater that had chosen to show the film, the Washington Post reports ...
'American Sniper' Pulled From Iraq Theater
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Stasi: 'American Sniper' almost as controversial as Iraq war
Iraq reconciliation would help counter Islamic State - US military
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S.-led air war against Islamic State militants has frozen the immediate threat from that group, and now is the time for Iraq's Shi'ite-dominated government to mend its rift with disenfranchised Sunnis, U.S. military ...
US troops in Iraq ring of turning point in Vietnam War
That US forces in Iraq could suffer a setback comparable to Pleiku is not only plausible but likely. Should such an event occur, what would be an appropriate response? Would it make sense to up the ante? Call it quits? Or absorb the losses and simply ...
Obama recommends anti-Iraq War book
Scott Walker, each of whom in recent days has mused publicly about sending ground troops to fight in Iraq and Syria. Coming at the end of an interview Sunday that touched on tensions with Russia and Iran, friction with China and America's ongoing ...
UN News Centre
UNESCO deplores 'cultural cleansing' of Iraq as armed extremists ransack Mosul ...
UN News Centre
3 February 2015 – The head of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) voiced alarm today over the reported destruction of thousands of books in museums, libraries and universities across Mosul – the northern Iraq ...
UNESCO voices alarm over reported book-burning in Iraq
UNESCO Deplores 'Cultural Cleansing' of Iraq as Armed Extremists Ransack ...
UN Deplores Cultural Cleansing In Northern Iraq By ISIS
Wall Street Journal
Iraq's Christians Take Up Arms to Fight Islamic State
Wall Street Journal
MANILA TRAINING CENTER, Iraq—Hundreds of Christian men are picking up rifles for the first time at a former U.S. military facility in the hills of northeast Iraq and training to reclaim their towns from Islamic State militants who stormed the country ...
Ash Carter May Lean Forward on Iraq, Syria, But Not Too Far
During his confirmation hearing Wednesday to be the next Pentagon chief, Ashton Carter will attempt to walk a thin line between supporting current Obama administration policy in Iraq and Syria and creating enough distance from the White House to ...
US Defense Chief Candidate Would Face Immediate Tests in Iraq, Ukraine
DIA: Islamic State Spreading Beyond Syria and Iraq
Obama budget allocates $8.8 bln to fight Islamic State, help Iraq