General vows action if intelligence distorted to show gains in Iraq, Syria
WASHINGTON — The top U.S. commander for operations in the Middle East said Wednesday he would take "appropriate action" if an investigation concludes that members of his command distorted intelligence to make the U.S. fight against the Islamic State ...
Airstrikes Continue Against ISIL in Iraq, Syria
Department of Defense
SOUTHWEST ASIA, September 16, 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 ...
Iraq Unwilling to Host Foreign Ground Troops – Foreign Ministry
Lindsey Graham: 'Stupid' for Trump to Think Taking Oil from Iraq Will Destroy ISIL
Military airstrikes continue against ISIL terrorists in Syria and Iraq
UNICEF (press release)
In Iraq, building a team on the field and off
UNICEF (press release)
DOHUK, Iraq, 16 September 2015 – The two young men are from different parts of Iraq, have different religious and ethnic backgrounds, and they can't even agree on who is the best football player in the world. “It's Messi,” says Khaled, while Jolal ...
DoD discloses data on Iraq War deaths linked to Iran
... U.S troop fatalities from the tail end of 2005 through 2011 were directly attributed to "explosively formed penetrators," or EFPs, a distinctly deadly type of bomb used by the Iranian-backed Shiite militias during the Iraq War following the 2003 U ...
Iraq in clutches of Iran
Militants release two Turkish workers taken hostage in Iraq
In the clip, the militants threatened to attack Turkish interests if their demands for Turkey to halt the flow of militants into Iraq and to order rebel forces to stop besieging Shiite villages in Syria weren't met. The group also demanded Turkey stop ...
Two of 18 kidnapped Turkish workers freed in Iraq
Two kidnapped Turkish workers freed in Iraq
Two Kidnapped Turkish Workers Released In Iraq
Australia to cut number of special forces in Iraq on training mission
The then prime minister, Tony Abbott, had last week announced that Australia was extending airstrikes from Iraq into eastern Syria. Labor supports the airstrikes and the mission to overcome Isis forces. “We continue to be ready to work with the ...
Australian commandos to leave Iraq as first strike in Syria is launched
Australian special forces in Iraq to be cut by more than half
80 special forces troops serving in Iraq to return to Australia
The Boston Globe
Russian Flights Over Iraq and Iran Escalate Tension With US
New York Times
The actions also lay bare another major policy challenge for the United States: how to encourage Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi of Iraq, who came to power with the blessing of the United States but is still trying to establish his authority, to block ...
Russian flights carrying arms over Iran, Iraq raise tensions
Russia flying supplies to Syria over Iraq, Iran
Wall Street Journal
Stalled Oil Field Project Adds to Iraq's Woes
Wall Street Journal
BAGHDAD—A stalled project aimed at sustaining Iraq's record oil production has become a symbol of missed opportunities for a country reeling from the fall in crude prices and the war against Islamic State. The government has ramped up production to ...
Iraq warns oil companies of spending cuts
Iraq warns big oil groups on spending curbs in southern oilfields
Iraq Asks Oil Companies to Cut Spending After Drop in Prices
US Intelligence WRONG-ISIS Is Winning The War In Syria and Iraq Experts Say
The intelligence analysts who investigated the reports say that their superiors in CENTCOM altered conclusions on a number of topics, among them the effects of the air campaign against ISIS in Iraq and Syria. This was done in order to present a more ...
American fighting force of 160 'lands in Anbar province' in iraq to tackle ISIS
Although the U.S. is yet to confirm the reports, it would be the first time American group troops were deployed for combat in Iraq since forces were withdrawn in 2011. That said, several hundred U.S. soldiers are already stationed in Anbar but their ...
No end in sight for Iraq fight against ISIS in Ramadi
Iraq denies US participation in ground battles in Ramadi
We're Losing the War Against ISIS in Iraq