Saddam Hussein tomb virtually leveled in Iraq fighting
OUJA, Iraq (AP) — The tomb of Iraq's late dictator Saddam Hussein was virtually leveled in heavy clashes between militants from the Islamic State group and Iraqi security forces in a fight for control of the city of Tikrit. Fighting intensified to the ...
Saddam's tomb suffers extensive damage in Iraq fighting
Saddam's tomb heavily damaged in Iraq fighting
In Iraq, The Final Battle For Tikrit Is Likely To Be The Hardest
The offensive against ISIS in Tikrit is being eyed by Iraq's various factions — including some the U.S. hopes will help take on ISIS elsewhere. NPR's Rachel Martin talks with Deborah Amos in Iraq. Copyright © 2015 NPR. For personal, noncommercial use ...
In Iraq's Tikrit, tensions flare over footage of death of an unknown soldier
Tikrit, Iraq (CNN) Two men in blue smocks were mopping up blood spilled in the main entrance to the Dijla Hospital south of Tikrit when we arrived there mid-morning Friday. The air shook with outgoing rockets and artillery roaring toward the center of ...
Iraq says it busted IS Baghdad bombing network
Baghdad (AFP) - Iraqi intelligence said Sunday it had arrested 31 members of the Islamic State group who were responsible for planning and carrying out 52 attacks in Baghdad. Related Stories. Attacks kill 37 people in and north of Iraq's capital ...
Iraq says it busted ISIS Baghdad bombing network
Los Angeles Times
Islamic State suffers serious reversals in northern Iraq
Los Angeles Times
In northern Iraq, Islamic State appears increasingly under siege, its territory pinched from the north and south. There are indications that militants in Tikrit and elsewhere are pulling back to Mosul, the so-called Iraqi capital of the group's self ...
Iraqi group claims ISIS used chemical weapons
Did ISIS use chlorine gas in Iraq attacks? (+video)
Iraqi Kurds say Islamic State used chlorine gas against them
Seven air strikes target Islamic State in Iraq, four in Syria: US military
The raids in Iraq hit Islamic State tactical units, vehicles, excavators and staging areas near al Asad, al Hawayja, al Qaim, Falluja, Ramadi and Tal Afar, the Combined Joint Task Force said in a statement on Sunday. The air strikes in Syria were ...
Iraq Militia Leader Hails Iran's 'Unconditional' Support
The U.S. has failed to live up to its promises to help Iraq fight Islamic State extremists, unlike the "unconditional" assistance being given by Iran, the commander of Iraq's powerful Shiite militias alleged Friday. In a battlefield interview near ...
A Balancing Act as Iraq Claims Gains in Tikrit
How Falling Oil Prices Are Hindering Iraq's Ability to Fight Islamic State
Iraq claims first push into ISIS-held Tikrit
Former deputy PM John Prescott links Tony Blair's Iraq invasion with ...
The outspoken former deputy PM, who was recently appointed as an unpaid adviser with special responsibility for climate change by Labour leader Ed Miliband, said he believes Blair was wrong for invading Iraq in 2003. "They told us it wasn't regime change.
New York Daily News
Nelly performs in Iraq to support Kurdish soldiers
New York Daily News
In a first for an American artist, “Hot in Herre” rapper Nelly took to the stage Friday for a concert in Iraq to support ethnic Kurds. Prior to taking the stage, the “Country Grammar” rapper was welcomed to the Kurdistan region by Erbil Gov. Nawzad ...
That time Nelly performed in Iraq
Nelly Performs in Iraq to Support Victims of ISIS
Nelly Just Performed A Concert In Northern Iraq
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Coalition Airstrikes Continue Against ISIL
Department of Defense
SOUTHWEST ASIA, March 14, 2015 – U.S. and coalition military forces 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 reported ...
Military airstrikes continue against ISIL in Syria and Iraq
Coalition Continues Airstrikes Against ISIL Targets in Syria, Iraq