Jordan's King Abdullah II says airstrikes increasing inside Syria and Iraq
"We stepped up big time. We are at the moment he only Arab country in Syria alongside the United States," Abdullah told Baier. "We are the only Arab country operating alongside the Iraqis in Iraq alongside the coalition. As the Iraqis and the coalition ...
Ex-Blackwater contractors sentenced in Nusoor Square shooting in Iraq
A federal jury convicted the four in October after a lengthy trial that saw some 30 witnesses travel from Iraq to testify against the security contractors. Prosecutors accused the men of illegally unleashed "powerful sniper fire, machine guns and ...
Blackwater guards sentenced in fatal Iraq shootings
Former Blackwater security guards get lengthy prison sentences for Iraq shootings
Four Blackwater guards sentenced in Iraq shootings of 31 unarmed civilians
Journalist Leaves Iraq Under Threat for Exposing War Crimes
The Baghdad bureau chief for the Reuters news agency was forced to leave Iraq over the weekend after militias threatened his life for reporting that an ISIS suspect in custody had been murdered in Tikrit recently by Iraqi national police, according to ...
Iraq's Tikrit, free of the Islamic State, is a city in ruins
After delays, Iraq expects US F-16s to be delivered in summer
Iraq: Obama Should Press Abadi on Militia Abuses
Lawmakers Who Seem To Have Forgotten Iraq Insist They're Right About Iran
WASHINGTON — Rep. Jim McDermott (D-Wash.) doesn't have to think very hard to remember what happened after he visited Iraq in 2002, before Congress voted for a war to destroy Saddam Hussein's weapons of mass destruction. “I became 'Baghdad Jim ...
Pentagon says ISIS is losing territory in Iraq
Hillary Clinton's vulnerability: Iraq
Mr. Chafee, a former senator and governor, says he's considering challenging her on grounds of her support of President George W. Bush's 2002 resolution authorizing use of force to invade Iraq. Mr. Chafee, as a Republican senator at the time, was the ...
The Same Party That Lied Us Into The Iraq War Is Calling Hillary Clinton ...
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Islamic State militants breach Iraq refinery perimeter, repelled
The refinery was under siege for five months after Islamic State militants tore through Iraq last summer. Security forces drove the militants out of the nearby town of Baiji in November. They subsequently withdrew, leaving a single supply line to the ...
Are the Islamic State's Losses in Iraq Offset by Gains in …
Pentagon: Islamic State loses ground in Iraq, gains in Syria
ISIS targets Iraq's largest oil refinery
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UNESCO condemns destruction at Iraq's Nimrud site
UN News Centre
13 April 2015 – The United Nations agency mandated with protecting heritage sites worldwide today denounced further destruction at the archaeological site of Nimrud in Iraq, calling the deliberate damage of culture a "war crime" and pledging to do ...
UNESCO condemns 'mad' destruction of Iraq's Nimrud
UN says Iraq government responsible for protecting journalists
Ned Parker left Iraq last week after he was denounced by a Shi'ite paramilitary group's satellite news channel and threatened on Facebook in reaction to a report that detailed lynching and looting in the city of Tikrit. (reut.rs/1DGja2Q). "It is ...
CPJ calls on Iraq to investigate death threats against Reuters bureau chief
12 Years Later, We Know the Winner in Iraq: Iran
In the wake of the Iraq invasion and occupation, the Arab Spring blossomed and failed. (The recent Obama administration decision to resume arms exports to the military government of Abdel Fattah al-Sisi in Egypt could be considered its coup de grâce.) ...
Iraq's premier says more support needed to 'finish' ISIS
The U.S. and its coalition allies have carried out nearly 2,000 strikes in Iraq since its campaign began in August – as well as nearly 1,400 in neighboring Syria. American officials say the campaign has been somewhat successful, though it is likely to ...