The world's tallest building is planned for... Iraq
Designed by architecture practice AMBS and described as a "beacon for Iraq's future," at its highest point the proposed Bride will stand at 1,152 meters. The construction will be made of four conjoined towers, the tallest of which, Tower 1, will stand ...
Iraq's military is still struggling despite US training
In the wake of Ramadi, U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter has announced that he wants the coalition to greatly increase the number of trainers in Iraq. The U.S. recently sent 200 additional special operations troops to Iraq, bringing the total number of ...
Iraq: Another ISIS mass grave with women and kids found
Iraq pleads for cop trainers to thwart ISIL
WASHINGTON — Iraq's urgent need for more police officers to secure neighborhoods in Ramadi and other cities freed from Islamic State control is expected to be a priority of Defense Secretary Ashton Carter's when he meets next month with allies in ...
Coalition Continues Anti-ISIL Strikes in Syria, Iraq
Iraq: Final Victory Will Not Be Easy Or Quick
Iraq's Australian-trained Ninewa commandos preparing to take back Mosul from Islamic State
Iraq Faces A Perfect Economic Storm
Iraqis shop in a Baghdad market back in September. The country is facing severe econoimc problems as the government wages war against ISIS at a time of falling oil revenue. Millions of Iraqis have been driven from their homes, and the country faces ...
'Unknown known': Colbert provokes near-admission from Donald Rumsfeld on Iraq War
Launching his 'Churchill Solitaire' game, the 83-year-old Rumsfeld has been on a media tour where tough questions are not a prerequisite. Talking about the Iraq War, even as it looms like a cloud, can be a challenge when 2016 is saturated with politics ...
Stephen Colbert Hammers Rumsfeld on Iraq and the Rise of ISIS
Rumsfeld Blames Iraq's Instability On Religion, Instead Of The War He Started
Colbert Nearly Goads Rumsfeld Into Admitting Iraq Intelligence Was Faulty (VIDEO)
Four years after last homecoming, JBLM rocket battalion headed back to Iraq
This group at JBLM — about 150 soldiers from the 1st Battalion, 94th Field Artillery Regiment — expects to split its footprint between established bases in Kuwait and other sites in Iraq. It'll fire the High Mobility Artillery Rocket System, which ...
Could Iraq mediate Iran, Saudi strife?
Several regional states geopolitically situated between Tehran and Riyadh, including Pakistan and Oman, have expressed an interest in helping patch up the broken Iranian-Saudi relationship. However, Iraq is perhaps the most suited among the prospective ...
Reflecting on 25 Years of US Policy Towards Iraq
But Iraq became our enemy when Saddam invaded Kuwait in 1990. Fearing he would not survive the financial crisis caused by the Iran war, Saddam annexed Kuwait (which many Iraqis considered a natural part of their country severed by the British when it ...
Ex-Obama adviser: US is headed for deeper involvement in Iraq, Syria
The U.S. is headed toward deeper military involvement in Iraq, Syria and Libya to fight the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS), according to President Obama's former national security adviser Tom Donilon. "My own judgment is ... we're going to ...
Sanders: Clinton voted for the Iraq war. "I said, 'No, I think that war is a dumb idea.'"
Bernie Sanders went after Hillary Clinton's record on Iraq at a CNN town hall event Monday night, attacking Clinton's vote to invade more aggressively than in previous debates. "I have tried — as I hope you all know — not to run a negative campaign ...
Bernie Sanders Stands Up to Hammer Hillary Clinton on Iraq and Wall Street