United Nations to stop reporting military casualties in Iraq
The United Nations Assistance Mission for Iraq, or UNAMI, on Sunday said it would no longer publish Iraqi military casualties figures following a complaint from Iraq's Joint Operations Command, which said the agency's information was "much exaggerated.
Chaos erupts as Iraq delivers aid to Mosul
Hero SAS sniper records 100th kill after battling ISIS in Iraq and Afghanistan
Iraq disputes number killed in battle against ISIS
Defense Secretary Ash Carter says US, partners need to stay in Iraq after ISIS defeat
The American military, along with its international partners, will need to remain in Iraq even after the expected defeat of the Islamic State group, outgoing Defense Secretary Ash Carter said Saturday. Carter said the U.S. and its coalition partners ...
Carter: US must stay in Iraq after ISIS defeat
Carter: US, Partners Need to Stay in Iraq After IS Defeat
US, allies should stay in Iraq, even after Daesh's defeat: Carter
War based on deception: Bush's Iraq lies, uncontested, will haunt us under Donald Trump
The CODEPINK Tribunal taking place Dec. 1 and 2, and live streamed by the Real News, is a historic collection of testimonies about the lies and costs of the Iraq war. It takes on new meaning with the incoming Trump administration, and the hawks who are ...
Coalition launches 16 strikes in Syria, Iraq
Kuwait News Agency
WASHINGTON, Dec 4 (KUNA) -- US-led coalition against so-called Islamic State (IS) launched 16 strikes in Syria and Iraq Saturday, the Combined Joint Task Force - Operation Inherent Resolve (CJTF-OIR) said in its daily report Sunday. In Syria, nine ...
Why Iraq needs immediate action on climate change
A lack of water is at the center of many of Iraq's problems. Iraqi Minister of Health and Environment Adila Hammoud headed a meeting Nov. 30 with a group of environmentalists and academics to address the serious dangers that threaten Iraq's marshes, ...
Canadian veteran fighting ISIL has been arrested in Iraq, his mother says: 'Nobody knows the reasons'
TORONTO — A Canadian military veteran who has spent the past six months fighting ISIL alongside Kurdish forces has been arrested in northern Iraq, his mother said in an interview Sunday. Michael Kennedy, 32, was on his to Sulaymaniyah, trying to make ...
Human Rights Watch
Iraq: KRG Restrictions Harm Yezidi Recovery
Human Rights Watch
Since the ISIS attack on Sinjar in 2014, the only route out of Sinjar into Iraq not controlled by ISIS is via the Suhaila bridge crossing, two kilometers from the Syrian border, which is controlled by KRG forces. Southern Sinjar is still under ISIS ...
Kurdish authorities harming recovery of Iraq's Yazidis: HRW
Empowered Shiite militias poised to dominate key Iraq town
AIN AL-JEHESH, Iraq – On the road to Tal Afar, an Iraqi city near Syria that's been key to sectarian catastrophes in both countries over the past decade, a mosaic of rag-tag troops advancing against Islamic State militants have one symbol in common.
After Isis: the families returning home in Iraq
On the evening of 11 August 2014, Assam Dara Ali was at home in Jalawla, southern Iraq. His wife, Teba, was putting their two young children to bed; meanwhile, Kurdish officials in Erbil were beginning to report that Jalawla had fallen to Isis ...
New UN tally shows spike in casualties in Iraq
Halgord Hekmat, a spokesman for the autonomous Kurdish region's Peshmerga ministry in Iraq, said on Thursday a total of 1,600 Peshmerga soldiers had been killed since the start of the offensive to retake the ISIL-held Iraqi city of Mosul on October 17.
British jihadists fleeing Mosul could face the death sentence in Iraq's makeshift courts
Sunni tribesmen battling Islamic State demand federalism in Iraq
Iraq's special forces have retaken 19 Mosul neighborhoods