MPs vote down motion accusing Blair of misleading them over Iraq by majority of 369 - Politics live
The Guardian (blog)
Tory and Labour MPs have turned out in force to vote down an SNP motion accusing Tony Blair of misleading parliament about Iraq and demanding a fresh investigation by a Commons committee into his conduct. The motion was defeated by 439 votes to 70, ...
Tony Blair faces threat of new parliamentary investigation over Iraq
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A debate on the Iraq war reveals Tony Blair's most loyal friends - and enemies
Missing Economic Strategy in Iraq
Summary (2016). This paper was prepared in early 2010, when it might still have been possible to advance an agenda for a diversified private sector in Iraq. We missed our opportunity. US economic strategy passed through stages: first, we encouraged ...
Los Angeles Times
Americans adjust to a changed role in Iraq
Los Angeles Times
When U.S. forces withdrew from Iraq in 2011, many expected never to return. President Obama described the country as "sovereign, stable and self-reliant.” But after Islamic State swept across Iraq and Syria, capturing Mosul in 2014, the Iraqi ...
Five years after Barack Obama withdrew US Troops from Iraq, thousands remain
Iraq: retaken Mosul towns still battle-stricken, await aid
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If Donald Trump Is So Upset About Iraq WMD Lies, Why Would He Want to Hire John Bolton?
Donald Trump's reaction to news that some U.S. intelligence agencies believe Russia intervened in the 2016 presidential election on his behalf was to fire back: “These are the same people that said Saddam Hussein had weapons of mass destruction.”.
Politics|GOP Resistance Builds to John Bolton as State Dept. Deputy
Coalition conducts 18 airstrikes against Islamic State in Iraq and Syria
Baghdad (IraqiNews.com) The Joint Task Force announced, that the international coalition air force recently carried out 18 air strikes against the Islamic state in Iraq and Syria. The Joint Task Force revealed in a press statement, “Today ...
Iran Deplores Discontent at Terrorist Defeats in Iraq, Syria
Saddam Hussein should have been left to run Iraq, says CIA officer who interrogated him
Both President Obama and President-elect Donald Trump believe the United States never should have invaded Iraq in 2o03 (or, at least, Trump claims he now does). The war in Iraq and its chaotic aftermath in many ways prefigure the present moment in the ...
Despite landmines, snakes and dodgy gin, Iraq is an archaeological paradise
The Guardian (blog)
Before the very first time I was going to excavate in Iraq, back in 2012, I have to admit I was a little apprehensive; I mean who wouldn't be? Thankfully the university running the project completely allayed my fears by sending me on a chemical ...
As Battle For Mosul Rages In Iraq, Observers Warn Of Risk Of 'ISIS 2.0'
Even as ISIS (aka Islamic State or Daesh) looks set to lose control over the Iraqi city of Mosul, observers are warning of the danger of more insurgencies springing up in Sunni-majority areas of Iraq which remain alienated from the Baghdad government ...
How Iraq's Army Could Defeat ISIS in Mosul—But Lose Control of the Country
Voices of Iraq: Minorities on the edge of extinction
ISIL produced military grade weapons in Iraq: report
International Business Times UK
Coalition Strikes Continue Against ISIL in Syria, Iraq
Department of Defense
The strikes were conducted as part of Operation Inherent Resolve, the operation to eliminate the ISIL terrorist group and the threat they pose to Iraq, Syria, and the wider international community. The destruction of ISIL targets in Syria and Iraq ...
Military aims to stop ISIL's 'spillage' outside of Iraq, Syria
Outgoing defense chief says US military needs to say in Iraq
US will continue to fight Isis in Iraq and Syria under Donald Trump, says Defense Secretary Ash Carter
Iraq boosts oil sales to China, US, India before OPEC supply cuts bite: sources
(Reuters) Iraq is selling more crude oil to its biggest customer, China's Unipec, people familiar with the matter say, digging a deeper foothold in the global supply market just before production cuts agreed with OPEC and other producers are scheduled ...
Ahead Of OPEC Cuts, Iraq Ramps Up Crude Sales To China