Expanding US role in Iraq strains awkward alliance with Iran
The expanding U.S. military campaign against the Islamic State group in Iraq relies in part on an uneasy, arms-length partnership with Shiite militias backed by Iran — organizations that were once relentlessly effective killers of U.S. troops. Now, as ...
6000 Airstrikes in Iraq and Syria: A Look At the Numbers
Saturday marks the one year anniversary of the start of U.S. and coalition airstrikes in Iraq against ISIS. Since then, the military coalition against ISIS has launched nearly 6,000 coalition airstrikes in both Iraq and Syria and the cost of U.S ...
Airstrikes Hit ISIL in Syria, Iraq
Turkey has always had ambitions for northern Iraq: Pundit
Turkish Kurd MPs Visit Victims of Turkish Airstrikes in Iraq
3 U.S. defeats: Vietnam, Iraq and now Iran
The Seattle Times
The purpose of war, military or economic, is to get your enemy to do something it would rather not do. Over the past several years, the United States and other Western powers have engaged in an economic, clandestine and political war against Iran to ...
To press for Iran nuclear deal, Obama invokes Iraq war
In speech, Obama to compare Iran deal to Iraq War vote
Obama Says Iran Deal Is Most Important Foreign Policy Debate Since Iraq War
Iraq cleric pushes anti-corruption fight as protests flare
BAGHDAD Iraq's top Shi'ite Muslim cleric called on the prime minister on Friday to "strike with an iron fist" against corruption, as fresh anti-government protests erupted in Baghdad and Basra. Public anger at power cuts as temperatures soar past 50 ...
'We've had enough': Baghdad protests challenge Iraq's prime minister
Enough! Thousands of Iraq Citizens Rally Against Corruption
Top Iraq cleric asks PM to name corrupt politicians
Locarno: Iraqi-French director Abbas Fahdel's 'Homeland (Iraq Year Zero ...
LOCARNO – Iraqi-French director Abbas Fahdel's docu “Homeland (Iraq Year Zero) is the winner of the Doc Alliance Selection Award, given by a group of seven prominent European festivals dedicated to docus, and presented for the first time this year at ...
These maps show the progression of ISIS control in Iraq and Syria
The ISW “ISIS Sanctuary Map” quickly became an iconic image of the conflict ranging across Syria and Iraq. It has been used hundreds of times, in several languages, and adapted for such uses as electronic backdrops on CNN, Fox, and other news ...
Django, the Iraq war dog, reunited with SA handler after two years
Django, the Iraq war dog, reunited with SA handler after two years. 2015-08-08 14:18. Chelsea Pieterse, The Witness. Django, on alert as he spots a familiar figure in the distance. (Photo: Ian Carbutt). Multimedia · User Galleries · News in Pictures ...
Senate launches Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans Caucus
Lawmakers in the newly formed Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans Caucus hope the coalition can speed reforms for the Veterans Affairs Department by brokering a deal for their respective parties. “I think this is the perfect caucus to do that kind of work ...
Researchers: ISIS has gone back to an Iraq War tactic
MRAP Disassembles IED Getty ImagesIraqi army soldiers disassembling an improvised explosive device during a training exercise conducted by US soldiers on May 18, 2011. See Also. UK To Send Hundreds Of Troops To Iraq: Newspaper · American ...
IS kidnaps civilians in Syria, mass executions in Iraq
Beirut (AFP) - The Islamic State group kidnapped 230 civilians in central Syria and officials said Friday it had executed more than 2,000 people in northern Iraq's Mosul region alone since last year.
109 Killed in Iraq as Gov't Confirms Mass Executions in Mosul
Islamic State executed 2000 Iraqis in Nineveh: Iraq's Defence Min
IS 'executes over 2 000' in Iraq