The US and Iran are closer in Iraq than people realize - and things are ...
The Obama administration is no longer hiding the fact that the US is serving as the air force for Iran-backed Shia militias fighting ISIS in Iraq. Helen Cooper of The New York Times reports that the US and Iran "have found a template for fighting the ...
US-led coalition launches 15 air strikes in Syria and Iraq against Isis
Looting reported in Iraqi city of Tikrit after ISIS forces driven out
Iraq Tikrit: looting and lawlessness follow recapture
Wall Street Journal
Judith Miller seeks to retire 'false narratives' about her Iraq coverage
Ten years after leaving The New York Times in the wake of discredited reporting, journalist Judith Miller is seeking to "retire" the "false narrative" that the Bush administration fabricated intelligence about Iraq's "Weapons of Mass Destruction ...
The Iraq War and Stubborn Myths
Judith Miller Says Bush Administration Never Misled Her: 'I Took America to ...
Judith Miller: No, I Didn't Start the Iraq War
Video: Islamic State group shot, hammered away Iraq's Hatra
BAGHDAD (AP) — Islamic State extremists at Iraq's ancient city of Hatra destroyed the archaeological site by smashing sledgehammers into its walls and shooting Kalashnikov assault rifles at priceless statues, a new militant video purportedly from the ...
ISIS militants smash artifacts at UNESCO World Heritage Site in Iraq
Jihadists smash Iraq's 2000-year-old statues to dust in new ISIS video
No peace for Iraqi Christians this Easter
In June 2012, Bishop Shlemon Warduni of Iraq told the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops, "We beg you to help. We want only peace, security, and freedom. Please no more death, no more explosions, no more injustice." By then, nearly every ...
Easter Reflection: Iraq and Syria's Christians pray for a new Resurrection
Iraq and Syria's Christians Pray for a New Resurrection
Inside the Iraq mission: What our troops are doing
U.S. and coalition forces have trained two brigades' worth of Iraqi troops, with three more underway, a top U.S. general in country told Army Times. "We're making progress at all the Building Partner Capacity sites," said Maj. Gen. Paul Funk, commander ...
Historic Christian library in Iraq saved from ISIS
MAR MATTI MONASTERY, Iraq -- As Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) militants advanced toward this monastery perched on a mountain in northern Iraq, the monks rushed to protect a cherished piece of their heritage: Their library of centuries-old ...
In Iraq, a historic Christian library saved from militants
Karl Rove Won't Apologize To Veteran For The Iraq War
At an event at the University of Connecticut on Tuesday, the former advisor to President George W. Bush was confronted by a student who introduced himself as an Iraq War veteran, the Hartford Courant reported. He told Rove about the horrors that he ...
Karl Rove tells Iraq veteran: 'Sorry for what you went through,' but I won't ...
Karl Rove: I won't apologize for the Iraq War
WATCH: Veteran Asks Karl Rove at Event to Apologize for the Iraq War
War on ISIS: Iraq Military Told to Drive Out Militants by End of 2015
Iraqi military commanders have been ordered to drive ISIS militants out of the country and into Syria by the end of the year. A day after forces loyal to the government of Iraq scored a major victory in Saddam Hussein's hometown of Tikrit, a senior ...
Iraq caught between US help and Shiite militias
Iraq struggles with devastation in Tikrit after it was freed from the Islamic ...
Iraq Forces, Pushing ISIS Out of Tikrit, Give Few Thanks for US Airstrikes
Troops optimistic in Iraq, Afghanistan; hard to foresee endgame in Syria, Ben ...
In assessing the situation in Iraq, Sasse said the abrupt withdrawal of U.S. troops a few years ago left the country unable to defend against the Islamic militants that poured in from Syria to the west and forced the country to tolerate the presence of ...
Nebraska Sen. Sasse: Progress made in Afghanistan, Iraq