In Chaotic Iraq, ISIS Is Just One Challenge Among Many
Iraq's war against the Islamic State is gaining momentum. Intensified U.S. airstrikes and more than a year of U.S. training of Iraqi soldiers seem to be paying off. ISIS supply lines have been cut and its access to oil has been reduced. When Iraqi ...
Iraq's Ramadi retaken, but rebuilding it a huge task
Iraq's troubled finances slow efforts to rebuild Ramadi
Troops Fully Recapture Ramadi, Iraq Says
'Homeland, Iraq Year Zero': Monumental film charts destruction of a nation
In 1991, Iraq became a hapless party to the birth of televised warfare, as Western TV crews scrambled to get the best rooftop views of Tomahawk missiles raining down on Baghdad. The spectacle resumed, on a much larger scale, in 2003. Then came the ...
Voice of America
Iraq to Focus on Recapturing Mosul
Voice of America
Iraq's ambassador to the United States tells VOA Iraqi forces will now focus on retaking Mosul after completely recapturing Ramadi from Islamic State. Lukman Faily spoke to VOA Tuesday, saying that like the situation in Ramadi, the battle for Mosul is ...
Military Strikes Target ISIL Terrorists in Syria, Iraq
Department of Defense
SOUTHWEST ASIA, February 10, 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 ...
Fight the sources of Iraq's ISIS infestation
23 IS militants killed, as security forces repel two attacks in Iraq
Iraq fully recaptures Ramadi, has no money to rebuild
Huffington Post Canada
Ash Carter, U.S. Defence Secretary, Thanks Harjit Sajjan For Extra Iraq Trainers
Huffington Post Canada
OTTAWA — U.S. Defence Secretary Ash Carter has thanked his Canadian counterpart Harjit Sajjan for tripling the contingent of military trainers in Iraq in a conversation that reprised the defence minister's past soldiering experience in Afghanistan ...
Canadian government tells Kurds it supports 'territorial integrity' of Iraq
OTTAWA — Canada has told the Kurds that it wants to see Iraq remain united and not broken into different parts that would include an independent Kurdish state. But experts say it is only a matter of time before the Kurds, strengthened by Canadian ...
Analysts slam Trudeau's new plan to arm Kurdish fighters in northern Iraq
Analysts pan Canada's plan to arm Kurdish fighters in northern Iraq
Iraq PM says sending ground troops to Syria would be 'dangerous escalation'
One of Iraq's most powerful Iranian-backed Shi'ite militias, which has already sent fighters to support Assad's troops, warned earlier this week that Arab forces sent to Syria or Iraq would "open the gates of hell". (Reporting by Isabel Coles; Editing ...
Abadi Signals Iraq Cabinet Overhaul as Cleric Steps Up Pressure
Pope Francis meets with Prime Minister of Iraq
Will Iraq's PM dissolve anti-ISIS volunteer forces?
Iran defends its support for Syria and Iraq
When the website for Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei published photos of a meeting with the families of Iranian soldiers who died fighting in Syria and Iraq, the pictures were shared widely online. The most striking pictures were of a young boy ...
US defence secretary Carter thanks Sajjan for extra Iraq trainers
OTTAWA – U.S. Defence Secretary Ash Carter has thanked his Canadian counterpart Harjit Sajjan for tripling the contingent of military trainers in Iraq in a conversation that reprised the defence minister's past soldiering experience in Afghanistan ...
Hard times for Iraq no barriers for Moscow to strengthen economic cooperation with Baghdad
MOSCOW, February 10. /TASS/. Iraq is hardly living through its best times as the country is actually split. But this factor poses no barrier for Moscow in its efforts to expand economic cooperation with Iraq, both with the central authorities and Iraqi ...
Russia Backs Baghdad's Demands for Turkish Troops Removal From Iraq's North
Russia and Iraq to sign strategic agreement