U.S. News & World Report
Iraq Only Accepts Fraction of U.S. Equipment to Fight ISIS
U.S. News & World Report
The 300 MRAPs were provided directly to the government of Iraq and the Iraqi security forces from the stockpile in Kuwait, and the remainder of the equipment was shipped back to the U.S. for normal postwar processing, says Danish Maj. Jens Lunde, a ...
Iraq Apathetic to U.S. Equipment Offer
New York Times
Turkey Escalates Airstrikes on Kurdish Targets in Northern Iraq
New York Times
ISTANBUL — Turkey stepped up its offensive against Kurdish militias in northern Iraq early Wednesday, pounding targets in six locations from the air, officials said. The Iraqi government condemned the airstrikes, calling them “a dangerous escalation ...
Turkey Hits Kurdish Militants in Iraq in Largest Airstrike Yet
Turkey steps up bombing of Kurdish targets in Iraq
Turkey Bombs Kurdish Rebels in Iraq
The head of one of Iraq's fiercest Shi'ite militias is taunting the US
NAJAF, Iraq (Reuters) - The head of one of Iraq's fiercest Shi'ite militias called the U.S.-led coalition's campaign against Islamic State ineffective and accused Washington of lacking the will to uproot radical Sunni jihadis controlling large swathes ...
US wants to use ISIS for projects in Iraq – Shiite militia leader
Iraq militia leader: US not serious about fighting ISIS
The toll of extremism: 50 Britons killed fighting for Syria and Iraq militants
The conflict spread prominently to Iraq in 2014 after Isis used its base in the north-west of Syria to sweep through the neighbouring country and declare a caliphate. Isis has been most effective at attracting foreigners through disseminating hundreds ...
Sydney Morning Herald
Think it's hot here? Iraq declared a 4-day heat holiday for temps over 120 degrees
Washington Post (blog)
Ever wonder what it takes to get a heat advisory in one of the hottest places on Earth? How about temperatures that will soar past 120 degrees, approaching all-time records, for four days in a row. Such is the heat wave that Iraq is facing this week as ...
Sweltering Iraq declares four-day weekend as mercury tipped to top 50 degrees
Sweltering Iraq declares four-day weekend from Thursday
Iraq calls four-day weekend as temperatures expected to reach 122 degrees
UN panel questions Iraq over use of torture
"Is there anyone in Iraq in prison, sentenced for torturing another human being? Is there one person? Five? Ten?" the chairman of the U.N. Committee against Torture Claudio Grossman asked the Iraqi delegation. Another committee member, Alessio Bruni, ...
Can Iraq bring Iran and the GCC closer?
Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif's recent visit to Najaf in Iraq and his press conference with his Iraqi counterpart, Ibrahim al-Jaafari, in Baghdad sends several important signals — all centering on increasing regional security in the ...
Anti-ISIL Airstrikes in Iraq, Syria Continue
Department of Defense
SOUTHWEST ASIA, July 29, 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 ...
ISIL opens gift shop in Iraq's Mosul, selling terrorists' gear
Iraq's Identity Crisis
Iraq: The Anbar Offensive Succeeds So Far
White House To Kurds: Please Just Stay In Iraq
WASHINGTON -- The Kurds who run their own region in northeastern Iraq should be content with the level of autonomy they have now, the White House said Tuesday in response to a petition asking for President Barack Obama to endorse full Iraqi Kurdish ...
Is the US paying to train child soldiers in Iraq?
It's yet another way minors are being dragged into Iraq's brutal war as the military, Shiite militias, Sunni tribes and Kurdish fighters battle to take back territory from ISIS militants who seized much of the country's north and west last year. The ...
Iran offered Iraq an 'open cheque' to help them battle Isis, says ambassador
Real U.S. allies in Iraq difficult to identify, experts say
The US is losing track of who its friends are in Iraq