ICC should prosecute Islamic State for Iraq genocide, war crimes: UN
The U.N. Human Rights Council launched its inquiry in September after Islamic State, also known as ISIS, ISIL or IS, seized large swathes of northern and western Iraq. There was a "manifest pattern of attacks" by Islamic State on Yazidis, viewed as ...
United Nations Investigators Accuse ISIS of Genocide Over Attacks on Yazidis
UN: Islamic State may have committed genocide against Yazidis in Iraq
IS likely committing genocide against Yazidi minority in Iraq: UN
No Iraq request for coalition air support in Tikrit campaign
ERBIL, Iraq (Reuters) - Iraq has not requested air support from the U.S.-led coalition for its campaign to retake Tikrit from Islamic State insurgents, a senior military official in the coalition said on Thursday, as the assault on the city remained on ...
Tikrit battle in Iraq is not over yet, Pentagon warns
Iraq's Battle to Take Back Tikrit Slows
Iran's Influence in Iraq Deeper Than Assumed
Human Rights Watch
Revenge and reprisals in Iraq?
The rights group accuses government forces, volunteers and Shia fighters of burning and looting dozens of Sunni villages in northeastern Iraq. Its latest report focuses on the town of Amerli, in the aftermath of an offensive to drive out fighters ...
Iraq: Militia Attacks Destroy Villages, Displace Thousands
The US provided air cover for Iraqi militias accused of later burning down ...
After ISIS Retreats in Iraq, Evidence of Shiite Retaliation
Iran-Backed Terror Group Parades New Anti-Aircraft Missiles in Iraq
War is Boring
An Iranian-backed proxy group in Iraq released a video on Sunday showing its fighters in possession QW-1M man-portable air-defense missiles, marking the introduction of one of the more sophisticated anti-aircraft weapons seen in more than a decade of ...
Voice of America
Iraq Surveys Show Growing Economic Worries
Voice of America
New surveys of people across Iraq show growing economic worries, more support for the new prime minister than the previous leader, and continued sharp divisions along sectarian and ethnic lines. The data come from telephone surveys with thousands of ...
Iraq Invasion 12 Years Later: See How Much Has Changed
On March 19, 2003, millions of Americans watched as President George W. Bush announced from the Oval Office that Americans and coalition forces had begun military operations inside Iraq against the regime of Saddam Hussein. In his speech, the ...
In Photos: The Lead-Up to the Iraq War
Iraq, Libya... Iran? U.S. Activists Mark War Anniversaries With Spring Rising
Revealed: The CIA report used as pretext for Iraq invasion
Justin Trudeau needs to make most of second chance on Iraq: Hébert
With memories of the previous Iraq and Afghanistan engagements still fresh in the country's collective memory, more than a few voters start from the premise that this is an issue on which honest politicians can come to different conclusions as to the ...
Department of Defense
Central Command Updates Iraq-Syria Target Counts
Department of Defense
WASHINGTON, March 19, 2015 – U.S. Central Command officials released an update today on the number of targets hit by the United States and the international coalition in Iraq and Syria since Operation Inherent Resolve began, Pentagon spokesman Army ...
19 more airstrikes hit ISIL targets in Syria, Iraq
The National Interest Online
Iraq drops hundreds of thousands of leaflets on Mosul promising liberation
“After Tikrit, Anbar, and after Anbar, Mosul,” Hadi al-Amiri, the head of Iraq's Badr Organization, a prominent Shiite armed group that has emerged as a powerful player on the battlefield, said in an interview Tuesday near the front lines in Salahuddin.
Tragic Delusions: Neocons' Never-Ending Iraq Fairy-Tale
The quandary of reporting in 'sectarian' Iraq
Iraq Sunni Province Key to Taking Mosul From Islamic State
ISIS destroy 4th Century Mar Benham monastery in Iraq
Barbaric Islamic State militants have dealt yet another blow to Christian history in Iraq by using explosives to destroy the 4th Century Mar Benham monastery. The ancient building, built by Assyrian king Senchareb 1,600 years ago, stood in the ...
Isis 'blows up famed 4th-century Mar Behnam Catholic monastery' in Iraq
ISIS Destroys 4th Century Mar Behnam Monastery in Iraq