Obama warns US effort in Syria and Iraq has caused Isis recruits to head to Libya
“As we, and our foreign allies and partners, have made it harder for foreign terrorists to reach Syria and Iraq, we have seen an uptick in the number of Isis fighters heading to Libya,” Obama told reporters at CIA headquarters in Langley, Virginia ...
Military Strikes Hit ISIL Targets in Iraq, Syria
ISIS numbers fall after wave of military offensives in Iraq and Syria
ISIS Expands Reach Despite Military and Financial Setbacks
Iraq may soon reach 'point beyond repair,' 8mn people need humanitarian aid – report
There are currently 3.2 million IDPs in Iraq, which is in the middle of a war with Islamic State (IS, formerly ISIS/ISIL). More than 8 million people there are in need of humanitarian assistance, the report from the Minority Rights Group International ...
The Unending Punishment of Fallujah, Iraq
Iraq: UN mission warns of increasing risks for civilians in besieged Fallujah
PHOTOS: ISIS 'Border Patrol' Polices Near Fallujah, Iraq
Scuffles in Iraq's parliament following stalled Cabinet vote
Schoolyard-style chaos descended on Iraq's parliament on Wednesday as lawmakers scuffled and threw water bottles at one another amid a political crisis that is destabilizing the country. In a day of bickering and brawls in Baghdad, more than 100 ...
Iraq parliament chaos prevents cabinet vote
Iraq's parliament delays vote on new Cabinet nominees
Iraq's parliament meets over PM's cabinet plans, protesters block streets
Iraq political crisis worsens as MPs scuffle over anti-graft plan
The possibility of holding new elections in Iraq was raised after state TV reported that al-Jabouri was considering the future of the current assembly. According to Iraqi constitution, dissolving the parliament requires the approval of the majority of ...
Iraq may dissolve its parliament amid a political crisis
Murder case against Iraq War veteran goes to jury
But defense attorney Darren Page argued the March 1, 2015, killing was driven by Kirwan's struggles with schizoaffective and post-traumatic stress disorders — conditions worsened by the months he spent in the Iraq War after enlisting in the U.S. Army ...
German Army IDs 22 soldiers fighting with ISIS in Syria, Iraq
An internal German Army report released Monday reveals that 22 soldiers have joined ISIS in Syria or Iraq in recent years, while 65 active soldiers are under investigation on suspicion of having Islamist sympathies, The Local reported. MAD, the army's ...
Former German soldiers join ISIS in Syria and Iraq: intelligence report
Security Services Say 29 Germany's Ex-Soldiers Left for Syria, Iraq
ISIS destroys 2000-year-old legendary 'Gate of God' in Iraq
The destruction of the ancient structure, also called the Mashqi Gate, has been confirmed by the British Institute for the Study of Iraq, and the Antiquities Department in Baghdad hasn't denied the demolition, The Independent reported. Read more. A ...
ISIS Demolishes 2000-Year-Old 'Gate of God' in Iraq
Lies About Combat in Iraq
New York Times
As a psychotherapist working closely with our military and veterans, I am deeply troubled by your article about a Marine's death on a secret Iraqi base. I am concerned not only for the family of this fallen Marine, but also for all of us being misled ...
Iraq: What happens next?
Iraq is facing a looming economic crisis, with a displaced population of 3.3m people, according to the UN, and renewed sectarian bloodshed which could fuel the very resentments that helped Isis seize control of Sunni majority areas . Such problems ...
Saddam Hussein's palace will become a museum in Iraq
A former palace of the Iraqi dictator Saddam Hussein will be turned into a museum this September more than 13 years after the invasion. The large mansion in Basra, southern Iraq, will become the first museum to open in the war-torn country in several ...