Times of India
Iraq says launches offensive on Islamic State north of Baghdad
BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Iraq's army and Shi'ite militia have launched a long-awaited offensive against Islamic State in Salahuddin province, a stronghold of the radical Islamist fighters north of Baghdad, Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi said on Sunday.
Iraqi Premier Gives Ultimatum Ahead of Hinted Tikrit Attack
Iraq Launches Offensive on ISIS North of Baghdad
Iraq PM: Offensive to Retake Tikrit Under Way
US suspects accused of sending military supplies to terrorists in Syria, Iraq
A federal indictment alleges they communicated via social media and conspired to send money and military equipment to terrorists in Syria and Iraq. They allegedly shipped firearms accessories, military uniforms and combat boots through intermediaries ...
Iraq PM: ISIS 'barbarians' will not destroy our history
(CNN) During the reopening of the Baghdad Museum on Saturday, Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi made one thing clear: The artwork that epitomizes Iraq's culture and history will not be wiped away by anyone or anything, including ISIS. "They are ...
Attacks Kill 37 People in and North of Iraq's Capital
Iraq bombs kill dozens in attacks north of Baghdad
ISIS Smashes Priceless, Ancient Statues in Iraq
Airstrikes Continue Against ISIL in Syria, Iraq
Department of Defense
SOUTHWEST ASIA, March 1, 2015 – U.S. and coalition military forces have continued to attack Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant terrorists in Syria and Iraq, Combined Joint Task Force Operation Inherent Resolve officials reported today. Officials ...
Military airstrikes continue against ISIL in Syria and Iraq
New York Times
The National Museum of Iraq Reopens
New York Times
In response to the destruction of ancient artifacts by militants in northern Iraq, Iraq's National Museum, in Baghdad, has officially reopened for the first time in 12 years. The museum suffered great losses after the American invasion in 2003 — it ...
Baghdad's National Museum of Iraq reopens in rebuke to Islamic State
Heavy Clashes and Bombings Leave 97 Dead, 127 Wounded in Iraq
Iraq's national museum reopens after 12 years
Pope denounces 'intolerable brutality' in Iraq, Syria
“Unfortunately the tragic news just keeps coming from Iraq and Syria,” the pontiff said after his weekly prayer in St Peter's Square, without specifically naming ISIS. “We want to assure all those who find themselves in these situations that we have ...
Pope prays with thousands for kidnap victims in Syria, Iraq
Pope prays for kidnap victims in Syria, Iraq
Iraq minister sees oil at $64 to $65 per barrel
OPEC producer Iraq has been hit by the slump, with revenues falling sharply just as it faces a costly military campaign against Islamic State militants who have seized large parts of the north and west of the country. Iraq's oil revenues for February ...
Iraq predicts oil price recovery
Iraq oil exports rise to 2.597 mln bpd in February
Iraq oil exports rise to 2.59m bpd in February
Iraq violence killed more than 1000 people in February, UN says
The U.N. Assistance Mission in Iraq (UNAMI) said in a statement that 611 civilians were among 1,103 people killed last month, with the rest hailing from the security forces. It said at least 2,280 people were wounded, including 1,353 civilians. January ...
US-led coalition launches air strikes on Islamic State targets in Iraq, Syria
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A U.S.-led coalition launched 11 air strikes in Iraq and nine in Syria since early Friday against Islamic State militants, the Combined Joint Task Force said. Four of the strikes in Syria hit Islamic State positions near the ...
Kurdish Fighters Rout IS Militants From Town Near Iraq
Kurdish fighters rout Islamic State militants from town near Iraq
Kurdish fighters rout ISIS militants from town near Iraq
Trudeau opens door to supporting Iraq mission extension
As the six-month deadline for Canada's mission in Iraq approaches, Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau is signalling that his party may support a mission extension. When asked if the Liberal Party would support an extension of Canada's mission in Iraq ...