Dems hear echoes of Iraq in Iran debate
Some Democrats feel like the debate over the Iran nuclear deal is the Iraq war all over again. As Congress mulls whether or not to endorse the landmark international accord, liberal lawmakers and activists are hearing echoes of the 2002 vote to ...
Iraq's Kurds Ask PKK Rebels To Withdraw
Turkey launched airstrikes on Kurdish rebel camps in northern Iraq last week, its first such strikes since a peace process with the Kurds was launched in 2012. The airstrikes began as the U.S. and Turkey announced the outlines of a deal to help push ...
Kurd Leader Urges PPK to “Withdraw” From Iraq's Kurdish Territory
Iraq's Barzani condemns Turkish bombing he says killed civilians
Iraq's Kurdistan laments caught in middle of Turkey-PKK fight
Airstrikes Continue Against ISIL Terrorists in Syria, Iraq
Department of Defense
SOUTHWEST ASIA, Aug. 1, 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. Coalition ...
Violence in Iraq kills over 1300 in July: UN
Why Iran's role in Syria and Iraq remains limited
Military airstrikes continue against ISIL terrorists in Syria and Iraq
US, allies target Islamic State with 30 air strikes in Iraq, Syria: US military
The strikes in Iraq included six near Mosul, four near Ramadi and three near Sinjar, destroying staging areas, fighting positions, tactical units and other Islamic State targets, the Combined Joint Task Force said in a statement. The strikes in Syria ...
Pummeled in its capital, Islamic State group still hanging tough across Iraq ...
The Seattle Times
Iraq's hot weather and spotty electricity lead to protests
The Seattle Times
Earlier Friday, in the weekly sermon in the shrine city of Karbala that typically addresses the political issues of the day, a representative of Grand Ayatollah Ali al-Husseini al-Sistani, Iraq's most senior Shiite cleric, had exhorted the government ...
At least 1332 people killed in Iraq's violence in July: UN
1332 people killed in Iraq in July: UN report
1300 People Die in Iraq in July Amid ISIL Violence
Two Novelists Double Down on Iraq War
And Tricia, who at first is nothing more than a cardboard progressive shaking her fist at everyone and everything, finds her own way to Iraq, and then her own way back home, revealing a depth of character and pragmatism no one would've suspected at first.
Foreign Policy (blog)
Top Pentagon Intel Officer: Iraq 'May Not Come Back as an …
Foreign Policy (blog)
By Seán D. NaylorSeán D. Naylor is the intelligence and counterterrorism senior staff writer for Foreign Policy. He previously spent 23 years at Army Times, where his principal beat was special operations forces. He is the author of Not A Good Day To ...
Families struggle 10 years after Ohio Marines killed in Iraq
CINCINNATI (AP) — Some people look surprised and tell him they just can't believe it's been 10 years already. For Keith Wightman, time hasn't passed quickly at all. It ticks by slowly as he thinks every day of the loss of his only son — gazing at the ...
Baghdad, Iraq, Is Hottest City in World With Temperatures at 120 Degrees
Tens of millions of Americans have been suffering under a blistering heatwave this week, with temperatures reaching into the high 90s. But they won't get any sympathy from the people of Baghdad. The Iraqi capital was the hottest city on the planet ...
Iraq shuts down as heat wave smothers Middle East
Iraq's southern oil exports hit record 3.064 mln bpd in July
BAGHDAD: Iraq's southern oil exports rose in July to a record average of 3.064 million barrels per day (bpd) from 3.02 million in June, officials from the state-run South Oil CO. said on Saturday. Shipments have jumped after Iraq's decision to split ...
Iraq's southern oil exports hit monthly record
Angry protests over poor services spread across Iraq
Protests over poor services spread across Iraq