Car bomb kills three outside US consulate in Iraq's Kurdish capital
ERBIL (Reuters) - A car bombing claimed by the Islamic State killed three people on Friday outside the U.S. consulate in Erbil, in a relatively rare attack in the capital of Iraq's Kurdistan region. No U.S. personnel were hurt in the blast, according ...
ISIS claims blast near US Consulate in Iraq
Bombing is 1st attack on U.S. in Iraq since Islamic State took Mosul
Erbil Blast: Car Bomb Explodes Outside US Consulate in Iraq, Official Says
New York Times
Top Saddam Hussein Aide Reported Killed in Northern Iraq
New York Times
BAGHDAD — An Iraqi provincial governor said Friday that militiamen had killed Izzat Ibrahim al-Douri, the highest-ranking official from Saddam Hussein's government who was still on the loose, in clashes in a mountainous region of northern Iraq. News ...
Saddam Hussein's former top aide killed in Iraq military operation
Saddam aide Izzat Ibrahim al-Douri 'killed' in Iraq
High-level insurgent leader reported killed in Iraq
Explosion outside US Consulate in northern Iraq as blasts around Baghdad kill 40
No group immediately claimed responsibility for the attacks but violence has escalated both in Baghdad and elsewhere in Iraq in the wake of Islamic State group's capture of large parts of the country last year. The Islamic State has taken credit for ...
Reuters' Baghdad bureau chief on why he fled Iraq
ISIS continues deadly assault on western Iraq as thousands flee
Iraqi special forces maintained control of the provincial capital, Ramadi, in Iraq's western Anbar province Friday, after Islamic State militants continued to pound the western city with bombings, causing fearful residents to flee their homes. Anbar ...
Iraq's forces secure a key refinery from militants
Humanitarian Crisis Grows as Iraqis Flee ISIS Threat
Iraq says ISIS beaten in area south of key refinery
How Obama Abandoned Iraq
As hard as I try to move beyond Iraq, the country still sucks me back. Last June, I tried to cut off completely, heading off on horse back into the mountains of Kyrgyzstan. At one of the shepherds' lodgings, I was surprised to find access to Wi-Fi. I ...
Americans with illegal Iraq War souvenirs go unprosecuted
Defense Department spokesman Mark Wright said the Pentagon does not track cases involving Iraq war trophies and has no indications of any related courts-martial. Such cases, he said, were not considered a major concern in the years after the invasion ...
Pelosi: Hillary's Vote For Iraq War Does Not Disqualify Her; "Important" To ...
QUESTION: He said earlier this week that any Democrat who voted for the Iraq war should be disqualified as being your party's nominee. You called the Iraq war among other things “a grotesque mistake.” He was implying that Hillary Clinton should not be ...
Iraq War vote underscores Hillary's weakness
If You Doubt Hillary Is the Candidate of...
This Was Hillary Clinton's Iraq War
Free Authoritative Journalism Must Be Upheld In Iraq
Iraq has been one of the most dangerous places for journalists since its liberation in 2003. Many journalists lost their lives as they pursued their noble profession that often placed them in harm's way every time their reporting caused some discomfort ...
The Daily Star
Readout of the US-Iraq Higher Coordinating Committee Session Chaired by ...
Whitehouse.gov (press release)
Vice President Joe Biden and Iraqi Prime Minister Haider Al-Abadi co-chaired a meeting of the U.S.-Iraq Higher Coordinating Committee (HCC) today in Washington, D.C. The two sides reaffirmed their commitment to strengthen and fully activate the ...
UPDATE 2-Iraq will seek $5 billion bond issue, other measures to relieve budget
Iraq PM says committed to reforms to attract business
Iraq, Seeking Cash, Planning to Issue $5 Billion in Bonds
Department of Defense
Anti-ISIL Forces Make Progress in Iraq, Syria
Department of Defense
WASHINGTON, April 17, 2015 – Iraqi security forces and coalition partners are making progress in Operation Inherent Resolve's fight against the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant, a U.S. Central Command official told reporters here today.
Iraq has momentum in battle with Islamic State: Central Command