3 American Contractors Missing in 'Possible Kidnapping' in Iraq
It was not known whether the three were security contractors or some of the many other types of contractors currently working in Iraq, officials said. One U.S. official said the disappearance is being treated as "a possible kidnapping," but the ...
3 American contractors missing in Iraq
US probes report of missing Americans in Iraq; militants might be to blame
Iraq: US confirms Americans kidnapped in Baghdad
Iraq and Syria: Siege warfare and attacks against Islamic State funding
The Iraqi government seeks to evict IS fighters who seized large portions of northern and western Iraq in 2014. Last year, Baghdad saw success in cities such as Tikrit and Sinjar but also reverses in places like Ramadi, where Iraqi security forces ...
Coalition Strikes Hit ISIL in Syria, Iraq
Department of Defense
SOUTHWEST ASIA, January 17, 2016 — 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. Officials ...
Sydney Morning Herald
Pain and progress: how Australian forces are doing things differently in Iraq
Sydney Morning Herald
Camp Taji, Iraq: Regimental sergeant majors are known for shouting and putting the fear of God into young soldiers. Warrant Officer Class One Mark Retallick is doing things a little differently, as he takes Iraqi troops through rifle-range practice on ...
Turnbull makes surprise visit to Iraq to meet Aussie troops
Malcolm Turnbull: we won't be in Iraq forever
PM visit in Iraq positive, but more needed
Iraq sends troops south to rein in crime, tribal disputes
BASRA, Iraq – An Iraqi official says Baghdad has sent security reinforcements to the southern Basra province to rein in violent crime and tribal disputes that have surged in recent months as troops have been off battling the Islamic State group in the ...
25 Years Later: Photos From the First Time We Invaded Iraq
"Just two hours ago, allied air forces began an attack on military targets in Iraq and Kuwait," Bush said on the evening of January 16, 1991. "These attacks continue as I speak." For five weeks, coalition forces bombarded Iraqi positions from the air ...
Operation Desert Storm: Kicking Iraq Out of Kuwait 25 Years Ago
Turkey in crisis: 'Ripple effect' from Syria and Iraq sees worst flare-up in ...
The return to violence has fuelled concerns that Turkey, seen in the West as a vital buffer between Europe and the chaos in Syria and Iraq, is itself becoming increasingly unstable. Turkey's 15-20 million ethnic Kurds see themselves as distinct from ...
The Latest: Iraq Welcomes Implementation Of Iran Deal
Iraq has welcomed the implementation of a historic nuclear deal between Iran and world powers, saying it will have a positive impact across the Middle East. Government spokesman Saad al-Hadithi told The Associated Press on Sunday that Iraq believes the ...
Iraq's oil production is going strong
BASRA, Iraq (Reuters) - Iraq's exports from its southern region have been running at an average daily rate of 3.297 million barrels per day (bpd) so far this month, higher than December's average and unaffected by tribal clashes, an oil company ...
Iraq's southern oil exports running at 3.3 million bpd, unaffected by clashes
U.N.: 4500 building in Ramadi, Iraq, damaged, almost 1500 destroyed
"The kind of damage that happened in Ramadi is incomparable to what we saw in Tikrit," said Lise Grande, the U.N.'s deputy special representative to Iraq, referring to the last major city that forces aligned with the Iraqi government took back from IS ...
Security forces in Iraq kill 35 Islamic State militants in clashes
35 IS militants killed in clashes with security forces in Iraq