Troop Increase Likely In Iraq, Top Military Official Says
A top military official said Friday that the amount of troops in Iraq will likely increase. The announcement came following the death of the Islamic State's finance minister, Abd al-Rahman Mustafa al-Qaduli. According to a report from The Associated ...
US general: More troops likely headed to Iraq
Gen. Dunford to Obama: Expand US military presence in Iraq
US Military Officials Expect More Troops Sent to Iraq
Palmyra falls as the caliphate is pushed back in Iraq and Syria
They have been forced to retreat to the east, towards Iraq—but IS is faring no better there. Yazidi and tribal fighters recently captured an area in the Sinjar region, on the border with Syria, while Syrian Kurds have pushed down to take the town of ...
In Syria and Iraq, the Islamic State is in retreat on multiple fronts
Anti-IS Forces Launch Attacks in Iraq and Syria
Iraq's Sadr begins sit-in inside Green Zone to push for reforms
Along with Grand Ayatollah Ali al-Sistani, Iraq's top Shi'ite cleric, Sadr has re-emerged as a leader in matters of state in recent months after a period of relative quietude. Abadi, who has been slow to deliver reforms but pledged to reveal a cabinet ...
Iraq cleric Sadr in 'Green Zone' sit-in protest
Iraq's Sadr Enters Green Zone To Protest For Reforms
Iraq's Sadr in 'Green Zone' sit-in protest
Military Strikes Continue Against ISIL in Syria, Iraq
Department of Defense
SOUTHWEST ASIA, March 27, 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 ground troops are back in Iraq as Iraqi division hides in the mountains
Iraq Presses Fight Against Militants in North
US official says Marines expanding combat role in Iraq
Iraq violence: Victims of IS football match attack buried
Iraq has buried the victims of a suicide attack in a football match in the city of Iskandariya that killed at least 32 people. Many of the dead were young boys who were in a trophy ceremony hit by the bomber, himself said to be a teenager. So-called ...
ISIL suicide attackers storm army base in Iraq
UN Chief Offers Condolences to Iraq After IS Stadium Bombing
Suicide bombers kill three soldiers in attack on Iraq base
Time to prevent a flood in Iraq
For several months, the strength of the Mosul dam in northern Iraq has been in question. The dam secures more than 11 billion cubic metres of water. If it were to burst, the city of Mosul would be submerged within four hours. In a matter of days, the ...
Chaos as civilians flee anti-IS offensive near Iraq's Mosul
Daesh may target West after defeats in Iraq: Academic
Hundreds flee Iraq's Mosul amid anti-Daesh army assault
ISIS Flourishes in Failed States: Syria, Iraq, Libya and Now Belgium
Meanwhile, in recent days, reports have been coming in rapidly of setbacks for ISIS in its main strongholds in Syria and Iraq. The air strikes by the U.S.-led coalition, and to a lesser extent by Russia, have helped ground forces to retake some of the ...
Covering the Isis advance in Iraq, as it happened
Military Strikes Continue Against ISIL Terrorists in Syria, Iraq
Social and Economic Inclusion Key to Stability in Iraq
World Bank Group
BAGHDAD, March 26, 2016 –World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim told a special session of the Iraqi parliament today that the path to stability and shared growth in Iraq lay in empowering local governments, opening up and diversifying the economy, ...
UN chief offers condolences to Iraq after ISIS stadium bombing
Christians in northern Iraq celebrate Easter in the shadow of ISIS
ALQOSH – Christians in this predominantly Christian town in northern Iraq that has lived in the shadow of the Islamic State group ever since the militants swept across Iraq in June 2014, celebrated Easter with fellow Christians from surrounding ...