Iraq army shifts forces to east Mosul as ISIL hits back
Defeating ISIL in Mosul would roll back the self-styled caliphate it declared in Iraq and Syria in 2014 after seizing large parts of both countries. About 100,000 Iraqi soldiers, security forces, Kurdish Peshmerga forces and mainly Shia paramilitary ...
Iraq Prepares for New Fight Against Post-Mosul ISIS
Iraq sends reinforcements to eastern Mosul after ISIS attack
A lethal mistake leads to a harrowing ambush in Iraq's Mosul
Iraq 'witch hunt' fixer paid with public cash
An Iraqi fixer at the centre of a “witch hunt” against British soldiers was paid more than £110,000 in taxpayers' money, it can be disclosed today. Abu Jamal was paid to carry out administrative tasks, while at the same time touting for business as he ...
Dodgy Iraq 'war crimes' will STILL be probed even though shameful stitch-up has been exposed
Iraq says army makes gains in grueling Mosul battle
In Iraq, it has already been forced to retreat from Tikrit, Ramadi and Falluja, although its ultra-hardline Sunni Muslim fighters still hold large parts of remote, Sunni regions near the Syrian border, and an area of land southeast of Mosul. But the ...
Book Review: 'Iraq + 100,' Edited By Hassan Blasim : NPR
This new anthology of science fiction and fantasy, edited by Hassan Blasim, imagines Iraq 100 years after the invasion of 2003. Harrowing, necessary, often ...
RAF jets busiest for 25 years as they “pound” Isil positions in Iraq and Syria
RAF jet pilots the busiest they have been for 25 years, dropping 11 times more bombs than at the height of the Afghanistan conflict, the Ministry of Defence has said. British military jets are “pounding” Isil positions in Iraq and Syria in “some of ...
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Will Trump Stay or Go in Iraq?
Foreign Policy (blog)
Trump's strong condemnation of the decision to invade Iraq in 2003 is now well established. During his presidential campaign, he repeatedly opined that it “may have been the worst decision” in American history. In Trump's telling, the Iraq war ...
Strikes Target ISIL Terrorists in Syria, Iraq > U.S. DEPARTMENT OF ...
Department of Defense
U.S. and coalition military forces continued to attack Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant terrorists in Syria and Iraq, Combined Joint Task Force Operation ...
10 years after crash in Iraq, pilot to be laid to rest
San Antonio, Texas (CNN) On December 19, Ginger Gilbert Ravella and her five children will travel to the hallowed ground of Arlington National Cemetery's Section 60 to bury their beloved husband and father, F-16 pilot Maj. Troy Gilbert -- for the third ...
Britain to lead push to drive ISIS out of Iraq as Defence Secretary set to commit UK to further six months of ...
... flown two-and-a-half times more hours than the busiest 12 months of operations in Afghanistan. British jets have delivered nearly 11 times more strikes than the business equivalent period in Afghanistan, contributing to 1,162 strikes on IS ...
Turkish, Iraq PMs discuss cooperation against terrorism
Photos: ISIS claims to shoot down US drone in Iraq
Iraq: In Mosul, Troops Capture 2 More Eastern Districts