John Kerry: Isis is committing genocide in Syria and Iraq
Accurate data on the killing of Christians and members of religious minorities in Iraq and Syria by Isis is impossible to obtain. The UN 1948 convention on the prevention and punishment of the crime of genocide states: “Genocide means any of the ...
US declares ISIS guilty of genocide
BREAKING: State Department Declares ISIS is Committing Genocide Against Christians in Iraq and Syria
John Kerry: ISIS responsible for genocide
World Politics Review
Iraq halts exports through pipeline to pressure Kurds - Iraq Oil Report
Iraq's state-run North Oil Company has stopped pumping crude produced at fields it operates in the Kirkuk area through a pipeline to Turkey, three sources told Reuters on March 14. North Oil normally exports 150,000 barrels a day through the pipeline ...
Oil Slump Leaves Iraq With 'Army' of Unemployed Youth
Inherent Resolve Strikes Target ISIL Terrorists in Syria, Iraq
Department of Defense
SOUTHWEST ASIA, March 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 ...
US is boxing ISIS fighters in to Iraq stronghold using aerial bombardment, says military chief
The US is boxing ISIS fighters in to their 'thickest' Iraq stronghold using aerial bombardment, an American military chief has claimed. Iraqi forces are also involved in a bid to isolate the terror group to a corridor between the cities of Mosul and ...
Military intel identifies 'thickest' ISIS stronghold in Iraq
John Kerry accuses Isis of genocide in Syria and Iraq – video
The US secretary of state John Kerry accuses Islamic State (Isis) on Thursday of committing crimes against humanity and says the extremist group has carried out genocide against minorities in Syria and Iraq. According to American researchers, Isis has ...
American ISIS fighter Mohamad Jamal Khweis caught in Iraq is a 'gold mine' of intelligence
The American ISIS fighter captured by Kurdish forces in Iraq could provide a 'treasure trove' of information about how the bloodthirsty jihadist group operates, it has been claimed. U.S. officials are extremely interested in interviewing Mohamad Jamal ...
Iraq's Kurds have suffered ISIS' worst atrocities, Kurdish PM says
Iraq's Sadr spurns calls to drop sit-in over 'bastion of corruption'
BAGHDAD Influential Iraqi Shi'ite Muslim cleric Moqtada al-Sadr rejected calls to cancel a planned sit-in on Friday at the gates of Baghdad's heavily fortified Green Zone, which he called "a bastion of support for corruption".He published a statement ...
Iraq Braces for Protests in the Capital
Iraq's Sadr spurns calls to drop planned sit-in over 'bastion of corruption'
Iraq's only ballet and music school faces funding crisis
BAGHDAD — Iraq's only music and ballet school has survived decades of war, sanctions and dictatorship, but now faces a funding crisis due to low oil prices and the costly war against the Islamic State group. On a recent day boys and girls in leotards ...
Future of Iraq's arts at risk as war against ISIL drags on