The Fake Bomb Detectors in Iraq
The “bomb detectors” sold to Iraq—and, it would later emerge, the versions bought by security forces in dozens of other countries—were based on a gag gift that had been around for decades. When the group modified the devices to sell them all over the ...
Inherent Resolve Airstrikes Continue in Syria, Iraq
Department of Defense
SOUTHWEST ASIA, June 24, 2015 – U.S. and coalition military forces have continued to attack Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant terrorists in Syria and Iraq, Combined Joint Task Force Operation Inherent Resolve officials reported today. Officials ...
Iraq capable of defeating ISIL terrorists: Academic
Military airstrikes continue against ISIL terrorists in Syria and Iraq
Putin vows to save Syria from 'tragic' fate of US-supported Iraq
U.S. troops and Shiite militiamen share Iraq base
The 450 U.S. troops who are settling into their new outpost at Iraq's Taqaddum Air Base are sharing the facility with some Shiite militiamen — but only a few. Not long ago, Taqaddum was home to a large contingent of Shiite militia fighters, some of ...
Iranian-backed elements working on Iraq base housing US soldiers
Report: American soldiers, Iranian militias share base in Iraq
Pentagon denies US, Shiite fighters working together at Iraq base
Nato plans re-engagement with Iraq four years after departure
In response to a request for help earlier this year by the Iraqi government, the US-led alliance is also working on several proposals as well as the training, which comes despite the failure of Nato's previous attempt to create a professional officer ...
NATO working on plan to advise Iraq on reforming its army
NATO Will Return to Iraq
NATO plans to advise Iraq on logistics, military
Congress gets a 'reality check' on Iraq, ISIS
a former Army and Marine Corps veteran who served in Iraq as a civil affairs officer from 2005 to 2006, said he felt “there ought to be some U.S. military personnel forward with Iraqi forces” because when he was in Iraq, Americans who joined in patrols ...
Why a 2006 Iraq report merits a fresh read
“The situation in Iraq is grave and deteriorating. . . . Sectarian conflict is the principal challenge to stability.” That's from the beginning of “The Iraq Study Group Report” from 2006. Nine years later, it's haunting to revisit the bipartisan ...
Is Iraq worth the fight? After years of war and chaos, its people no longer know
Iraq's officials claim that the war is existential and that to win it will preserve the very boundaries that Bell advocated in 1921 after the demise of the Ottoman empire. From his vantage point across the river though, Hamid, 37, believes that much of ...
Pentagon launches probe into possible civilian casualties in Hawija, Iraq
ISIS and the Shia Revival in Iraq
Report: ISIS Finance Chief Killed in Iraq
This is a terrible idea for fixing Iraq, and Washington loves it
US Defense Secretary Ash Carter, in congressional testimony on Wednesday, put voice to an idea that has been rattling around US government offices for the past few months: The state of Iraq may be so irreparably broken that it can never be put back ...
The US Defense Secretary broached an Iraq possibility that the Obama ...
Iran-Iraq-Syria to discuss closing ranks in fight against terrorism, Israel
Iran, Iraq, Syria to strengthen cooperation against ISIS: officials
Tony Abbott confident Australian Isis fighter Mohamed Elomar killed in Iraq
Tony Abbott says he is confident that Mohamed Elomar, one of Australia's most infamous Islamic State recruits, has been killed in Iraq. The government has been trying to confirm whether Khaled Sharrouf and Elomar were killed in Mosul in northern Iraq ...
Family hope as 'severed head' terrorist killed in Iraq
Australian 'Severed Head' Militants Reportedly Killed in Iraq
Australian terrorist fighting in Iraq possibly dead: Reports | The Indian Express
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San Diego Veteran Plans to Return to Iraq to Fight Against ISIS
NBC 7 San Diego
San Diego veteran Roberto Pena says he is heading to Iraq in a mission to fight ISIS. He will not be going for religious reasons or for love of country, although he does love his country, or for anything else. He says his fight is about compassion.