Robert Gates: Obama Should Step Up Military Assistance To Iraq
The self-declared Islamic State gained a real grip on Iraq and Syria this week, capturing the cities of Ramadi and parts of Mosul in Iraq, and the ancient town Palmyra, Syria. Most recently, ISIS has claimed credit for a suicide bomb attack inside ...
Iraq militias start fightback against IS in Ramadi
About 3,000 militia members in Iraq have begun moving against Islamic State militants after the fall of the city of Ramadi last week, officials say. The pro-government forces say they have retaken Husayba, east of Ramadi. Ramadi - the capital of Anbar ...
Shi'ite militias advance on Islamic State insurgents near Iraq's Ramadi
Iraqis launch counterattack against ISIS near Ramadi
David Ignatius: Iraq policy has too many cooks
ISIL pushes for control of Iraq's Anbar province
The Islamic State of Iraq and Levant (ISIL) group is continuing to advance across Iraq's Anbar province after consolidating its grip on areas around the recently seized city of Ramadi. ISIL was pushing further east of Ramadi, the capital of Anbar, on ...
Pentagon says U.S. anti-armor weapons due in Iraq next week
Congress Debates Greater U.S. Role in Iraq
Iraq after the fall of Ramadi: How to avoid another unraveling of Iraq
Veterans frustrated by presidential debate on Iraq war
Veterans of the Iraq War have been watching in frustration as Republican presidential contenders distance themselves from the decision their party enthusiastically supported to invade that country.
Iraq war issues plague 2016 presidential hopefuls
Is a two-state solution the answer to Iraq's problems?
Robert Baer is a former CIA officer turned writer. He is the author of a series of books including The Company We Keep, Sleeping With The Devil and See No Evil, inspiration for the George Clooney movie Syriana. The opinions expressed in this commentary ...
Time to rethink US policy in Iraq
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Key Syria-Iraq border crossing falls to ISIL
The Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) group have reinforced their self-declared "caliphate" with the capture of the al-Tanaf to al-Walid crossing on the Damascus-Baghdad highway. Al-Walid crossing is the last border crossing with Iraq that ...
Report: ISIL takes Iraq town, kills Syria forces
These maps show what ISIS has achieved in the last year
Islamic State 'seizes key Syria-Iraq border crossing'
Mill Creek grad reunites with American soldier who helped her escape Iraq
When Lava was only 36 days old, her mother and father escaped from Iraq as Saddam Hussein began to persecute ethnic Kurds. After finding out that Lava was not on a refugee list, Pepin, an American soldier, helped her get across the border into Turkey ...
'Proud to be American': Iraq vet who saved infant from certain death attends ...
Ga. high school graduate reunites with soldier who saved her life in Iraq
Clinton appears to rule out return of ground forces in Iraq
HAMPTON, N.H. – Democratic presidential contender Hillary Rodham Clinton said Friday she sees "no role whatsoever" for U.S. ground forces in Iraq despite setbacks in the struggle against Islamic State militants. The existing U.S. policy of providing ...
Clinton Says She Agrees with US Handling of Iraq
Clinton Emails And Iraq Dominate 2016 Campaign News
Jeb Bush blames Iraq unrest on Obama
Portsmouth, New Hampshire (CNN) Following a rough week, Jeb Bush on Wednesday tried to aim the spotlight away from the decision to go into Iraq and focused it instead on President Barack Obama, sharply criticizing his decision to pull U.S. forces out ...
Revisiting the Roots of the Iraq War
Jeb Bush's new Iraq strategy: Blame Obama
'Should We Have Waged the Iraq War?' Is Not a Gotcha Question
Why Obama deserves the bulk of the blame for Iraq
President Barack Obama, shown May 21, 2015, addressed troops in December 2011, saying, “We are leaving behind a sovereign, stable, and self-reliant Iraq, with a representative government that was elected by its people.” Since then, America's standing ...
US to Send Rockets to Iraq for ISIS Fight
Candidates struggle with Iraq political quagmire
US hawks criticize Obama for 'fundamentally flawed' Iraq strategy