Russia arms Iraq, Syria to help combat Islamic State: Lavrov
Russia has criticized air strikes by a U.S.-led coalition against Islamic State positions in Syria and Iraq, and encouraged Washington to work with Syrian President Bashar al-Assad in the battle against IS. "We are helping both Iraq and Syria, possibly ...
ISIL takes body blows in Iraq while affiliates grow elsewhere
Even as the Islamic State takes body blows in Iraq from a U.S.-led coalition, the extremist group's arms are extending elsewhere around the world. Aided by slick propaganda videos, the group, headquartered in Syria, has attracted affiliates in Egypt ...
Inherent Resolve Airstrikes Continue in Syria, Iraq
Getting ISIS Out of Iraq
US allies conduct 18 air strikes in Syria, Iraq: military
Menaced By War, An Ancient Christian Village In Iraq Returns To Life
The ancient Rabban Hermizd Monestary, on a hill overlooking the northern village of al-Qosh, is a testament to the long history of Christians in Iraq. Stone walls leading up the hill are decorated with iconography, and the 7th-century monastery is ...
Iraq's Assyrians battle ISIS for survival
Nils Metzger is a freelance journalist who traveled in Iraq during March 2015 with photographer Andy Spyra, whose images are featured in this story. (CNN) When ISIS overran their villages near Mosul in August 2014, a small group of Assyrians, a Middle ...
Hillary's Iraq War vote doesn't matter anymore, but her climate change ...
Lincoln Chafee charged screaming into the 2016 fray wielding obsolete hardware. “I don't think anybody should be president of the United States that made that mistake,” Chafee said of Hillary Clinton's 2002 vote in favor of the authorization to use ...
Only one presidential candidate voted for war with Iraq: Hillary Clinton
Hillary Clinton's Iraq War vote underscores her greatest weakness
In apology to Gold Star mother, US general draws distinction between wars in Iraq
Speaking to reporters at the Pentagon on April 16, Dempsey dismissed the symbolic importance of Ramadi in the fight against the Islamic State militant group that has seized large amount of territory in Iraq. The city is home to more than 480,000 people ...
An open letter from the mother of the first Navy Seal killed in Iraq to ...
Martin Dempsey apologises to Marc Lee's mom over Ramadi comment
Iraq Surge Remains the Dividing Line in US Foreign Policy
Hidden camera shower video catches Selma Iraq War veteran off guard
Hidden camera shower video catches Selma Iraq War veteran off guard. Hidden camera shower video catches Selma Iraq War veteran off guard. A man caught on his own hidden camera has instilled fear in an Iraq War veteran, worried about what kind of ...
Wall Street Journal
Iraq Fighting Triggers Humanitarian Crisis Near Baghdad
Wall Street Journal
AMRIYAT AL-FALLUJAH, Iraq—Fighting between Islamic State and Iraqi security forces has displaced at least 90,000 civilians in the past several days, the United Nations said on Sunday, as a new humanitarian crisis unfolded on the fringes of the capital.
Iraq's Leader Finds Friends In Washington, But Faces Battles At Home
Iraq's forces secure a key refinery from militants
ISIS continues deadly assault on western Iraq as thousands flee
Iranian ambassador says Australian jihadis in Iraq will 'get what they deserve'
The Iranian ambassador told the ABC on Tuesday that Australians in Iraq would get what they deserved in the event they came across Iranian militias. “Whatever they get they deserve to get it, because no matter where they are, what is their nationality ...
After losses to ISIS, Iraqi army regains ground in Ramadi
BAGHDAD - Iraq security forces have recaptured areas lost earlier to the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) in and around the battleground city of Ramadi, security officials said Tuesday. According to police Maj. Omar al-Alawni, government forces ...
Ramadi exodus compounds Iraq humanitarian crisis
Islamic State crisis: Iraqi forces 'retake parts of Ramadi'
Iraq deploys Shiite militia in Ramadi to confront ISIS