Iraq resumes Mosul operation after a two-week lull
Iraqi troops backed by US-led air strikes have pushed deeper into eastern Mosul after a two-week lull in the operation to retake the city held by the Islamic State of Iraq and the levant (ISIL, also known as ISIS) group. Staff Lieutenant-General ...
After Mosul, Will Iraq's Shiite Militias Head to Syria?
Iraq forces launch new assault on IS in Mosul
Iraq's PM says ISIS could be defeated 'within 3 months'
Can a divided Iraq be reconciled?
Iraqi Sunni and Shia political leaders are in the midst of negotiations in an attempt to reach common ground for a post-ISIL reconciliation plan. Representatives from the biggest Sunni bloc in Iraq's parliament, the National Forces Alliance, recently ...
Iraq's largest Sunni and Shia political blocs announce post-IS draft deal
Marine combat vet, Rep. Mike Coffman: How to end violence in a post-ISIS Iraq
UN News Centre
Iraqi Forces Shift Tactics in Mosul as Forces Advance on New Fronts
Wall Street Journal
BARTELLA, Iraq—Iraqi security forces began a dramatic shift in tactics Thursday in their stalled offensive to retake Mosul, Islamic State's last major stronghold, advancing on new fronts and bringing federal police into the battle after counterattacks ...
Iraq: Nearly 115000 people displaced, 50000 children affected by Mosul military operation – UN
WFP Welcomes Denmark's Contribution To Support Iraqis Affected By Mosul Crisis
Coalition strike near Iraq hospital may have killed civilians
Fighting the Islamic State won't change the sectarian image of Iraq's militias
The militias fighting under the banner of the Popular Mobilization Forces (PMF) in Iraq have played a controversial role in the ongoing battle to liberate Mosul from the Islamic State. The PMF is widely seen inside Iraq and abroad as a sectarian Shiite ...
Iraq's main port receives large vessel for first time
The Columbia Chronicle
The rehabilitation work, carried out in part by Aloreen, included boosting the port docks, increasing the depth from nine to 12 meters and enlarging the shipping channel, he added. In a statement, the company said the improvements help shippers to Iraq ...
Kuwait agrees long-delayed Iraq gas import deal
Kuwait has agreed to start a long-delayed gas import deal with Iraq, the two countries announced during a visit of Iraq's oil minister that was also aimed at drumming up Kuwaiti investment in Iraq. The plans for such a deal have dragged on for well ...
Kuwait, Iraq sign four new agreements
Oil minister says Iraq, Kuwait close to gas export deal
Kuwait to import gas from Iraq — ministers
Iraq: U.S. Resumes Bombing Mosul as Residents Flee to Camps
In Iraq, U.S. warplanes launched airstrikes on Mosul today, as the Iraqi Army fought to reclaim the city from ISIS. Hundreds of residents poured out of the city's eastern neighborhoods to escape the violence. Mosul resident: "We fled the Quds ...
How Rex Tillerson got his lesson on Iraq
“Exxon took a risk, got a little ahead of their headlights and then corrected and reached out to the people who had opposed them,” said a source familiar with the events in Iraq, one of several people POLITICO spoke to about the issue who requested ...
After 40 days on foot, Turkmens flee fighting in Iraq to reach Turkey
Ethnic kin of the Turks, the Turkmens were fleeing clashes between Islamic State and Shi'ite militias near the Islamic State-controlled town of Tal Afar in northern Iraq. Iraqi Shi'ite paramilitary forces have launched an offensive to capture Tal Afar ...
Iraq's displaced Turkmens flee to Turkey through Syria
War on the Rocks
Everything Old is New Again: Espionage and Stratagems in Ancient Iraq and Syria
War on the Rocks
Unfortunately, much of the evidence for these operations comes from Iraq and Syria where, because of recent political events and wars, archaeological work is nearly impossible. Even locating objects already in museums has become much more difficult ...