3 Americans kidnapped in Iraq have been freed, officials say
"We sincerely appreciate the assistance provided by the government of Iraq, and its whole-of-government effort to bring about the safe release of these individuals," the department said in a statement. "Specifically, we express our gratitude to the ...
Iraq: Three American citizens released after month in captivity
3 kidnapped American contractors freed in Iraq
Americans kidnapped in Iraq last month released
America's unlearned lesson: the forgotten truth about why we invaded Iraq
To understand the American decision to invade Iraq, and to learn the lessons of that mistake, one must begin not with George W. Bush's claims of Iraqi WMDs or with the 9/11 attacks, but rather with a series of initially obscure ideological debates on ...
How the war in Iraq is haunting the 2016 presidential contest
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New York Times
After 25 Years of US Role in Iraq, Scars Are Too Stubborn to Fade
New York Times
For the two neighborhood men, the anniversary of the shelter bombing was an occasion for reflection on a stark milestone: The gulf war began in January 1991, and so by now the United States has been using its military to shape events in Iraq for more ...
UN News Centre
ISIL 'losing appeal' in Iraq, but threat should not be underestimated – UN envoy
UN News Centre
16 February 2016 – Iraq has been steadily gaining ground against the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL, also known as Da'esh), which is gradually losing its appeal to the disenfranchised population, the United Nations envoy for that country ...
Canada wants Iraq to probe allegations of massacre of 55 Yazidis
Iraq government troops look for bombs hidden in houses and streets in Ramadi, Iraq, on Monday. The government retook Ramadi over the past weeks and efforts to reconquer more land from the Islamic State are now expected to focus on Mosul, the jihadists' ...
Isis in Iraq: Former Yazidi sex slave says nine year olds are being held and raped by Daesh
Military Strikes Continue Against ISIL in Syria, Iraq
Department of Defense
SOUTHWEST ASIA, February 16, 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 ...
Iraq vet Chris Marquez was beaten by teens who asked him if 'black lives matter'
An Iraq war veteran whose bravery inspired two statues says he was beaten by a group of teens in Washington, DC on Friday night after they approached and asked him whether 'black lives matter'. Chris Marquez, a decorated US marine, was eating in a ...
Iraq War vet says he was brutally beaten by a group of teens after they asked him if he believed 'that black lives ...
Iraq War Vet Allegedly Beaten And Asked If He Believes in Black Lives Matter
Oil Freeze: Iraq Ready to Cap Output, Iran to Maintain Share
Saudi Arabia and Russia, the world's biggest crude oil producers, joined Venezuela and Qatar in an agreement to freeze output in an effort to revive prices from a 12-year low. Whether the deal succeeds will depend on Iran, Iraq and other large ...
Iraq ready to freeze oil output at January levels pending deal - source
Iraq military helicopter crashes, killing nine
Baghdad (AFP) - An Iraqi military helicopter crashed south of Baghdad on Tuesday killing nine people due to a "technical problem", a security spokesman said. "A military helicopter of the Mi-17 type crashed because of a technical problem," killing its ...
Officials: 3 Americans kidnapped in Iraq freed
Three American contractors who were kidnapped last month by an armed group in Baghdad have been freed, two Iraqi security officials and a U.S. official said Tuesday. 3 Americans kidnapped in Iraq have been freed, officials say. By Hamdi Alkhshali and ...