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 Irbil, Iraq
Explosion outside US Consulate in northern Iraq as blasts around Baghdad kill 40
Bombing is 1st attack on U.S. in Iraq since Islamic State took Mosul
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 ...
Iraqi forces retake most of Baiji refinery from Islamic State
Iraq's Baiji oil refinery retaken from Islamic State
Iraq Forces Secure Beiji Oil Refinery After ISIS Attack: Official
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 ...
Stanislav Gross, Czech Leader Who Erred on Iraq Link to 9/11, Dies at 45
New York Times
Stanislav Gross, who in 2004, at age 34, became the Czech Republic's youngest prime minister and who played a small role in the buildup to the Iraq war, died on Thursday in Prague. He was 45. The cause was amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, also known as ...
Saddam Hussein's former top aide killed in Iraq military operation
The group depicts itself as a nationalist force defending Iraq's Sunni minority from Shiite rule and as an alternative to the extremist version of Islam championed by al Qaeda . But last year, when the Islamic State group -- the successor to al Qaeda's ...
Top Saddam Hussein Aide Reported Killed in Northern Iraq
Hussein deputy, insurgent leader al-Douri killed, Iraqi TV reports
Izzat Ibrahim al-Douri, Saddam's deputy thought killed in Iraq
Iraq's forces secure a key refinery from militants
Iraqi forces said Friday they secured villages near Bayji, the nation's largest oil refinery, as part of an ongoing offensive to push back Islamic State militants, and set the stage for liberating Mosul, Iraq's second-largest city. Protecting the ...
Thousands of Iraqis flee as Islamic State makes gains in Sunni heartland
Iraq's Leader Finds Friends In Washington, But Faces Battles At Home
Iraq says ISIS beaten in area south of key refinery
US, allies target Islamic State with 20 air strikes in Iraq, Syria: military
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States and its allies have launched 20 air strikes targeting Islamic State militants in Iraq and Syria since early on Friday, the Combined Joint Task Force leading the operations said on Saturday. There were seven air ...
Coalition Continues Airstrikes Against ISIL
Flying with the Canadians fighting ISIL from above Iraq and Syria
Rival Warlords Fight Side by Side Against ISIS in Iraq
So he keeps a careful watch on the nearby ranks of his supposed allies, the Hashd al-Shaabi, or Popular Mobilisation Forces – Shia militias who rose up across Iraq during the jihadi blitzkrieg last summer. “The Hashd are a big problem. We are scared of ...
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If You Doubt Hillary Is the Candidate of...
National Review Online
So far, of the declared candidates for president, the only one who voted for the Iraq War is the Democrat. I recently made that observation on Twitter and the response was instructive. I will refrain from reprinting the more piquant language from ...
Pelosi: Hillary's Vote For Iraq War Does Not Disqualify Her; "Important" To ...
This Was Hillary Clinton's Iraq War
Iraq War vote underscores Hillary's weakness
Americans with Illegal Iraq War Souvenirs Go Unprosecuted
An Iraq government seal, representing Saddam Hussein's initials in Arabic, was recovered from a civilian U.S. employee by federal investigators and formally repatriated to Iraq on March 16, 2015. (AP Photo/U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement).