US military chief pays quiet visit to Iraq post where Marine died
Gen. Joseph F. Dunford, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, paid a visit on Friday to a tiny artillery outpost in Iraq, presenting Purple Hearts to four service members wounded in a recent rocket attack that also killed an American Marine. During a ...
Families flee ISIL in Iraq
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US acknowledges more civilian deaths from airstrikes in Syria, Iraq
WASHINGTON -- U.S. airstrikes aimed at Islamic State targets in Syria and Iraq killed 20 civilians between September and February, including eight in a single attack on a mortar position used by militants, the U.S. military said Friday. The 20 deaths ...
US Acknowledges Killing Another 20 Civilians in Iraq and Syria
US admits more civilian deaths in Iraq and Syria strikes
US says airstrikes in Iraq and Syria have killed at least 20 civilians since fall
Swiss diplomat makes high-level visit to Iraq
Swiss Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs, Yves Rossier, recently made an official visit to Baghdad, Najaf and Erbil in Iraq – the first high-level visit to Iraq by a senior Swiss diplomat for over a decade. Rossier travelled to Iraq from April 19 ...
Australian soldiers undergo intensive training before Iraq deployment
It will be the third rotation of Australian troops to deploy to Iraq as part of a coalition effort to improve the fighting capacity of the Iraqis. The ABC went on pre-deployment exercises with the soldiers, to see how they were preparing for a non ...
Iraq's government is on the brink
President Bush flashes a "thumbs-up" after declaring the end of major combat in Iraq as he speaks aboard the aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln off the California coast, in this May 1, 2003 file photo. Six months after he spoke on an aircraft carrier ...
Finland To Strengthen Training Mission in Iraq
HELSINKI — Finland is on course to increase the number of specialized troops involved in crisis management operations in Iraq. The new deployment will double the number of Finnish specialist military personnel serving in Iraq's Kurdistan region to 100.
US sending more troops, Apaches to Iraq
The new forces, which will raise the U.S. troop presence in Iraq to more than 4,000, will be allowed to advise at the battalion and brigade level, rather than be restricted to the division level, Carter said, which means they are closer to the front ...
US will send 217 more troops to Iraq to help fight ISIL
Number of US Troops in Iraq Keeps Creeping Upward
US approves additional troops, artillery systems and helicopter gunships for Iraq fight
ISIS fighters retreating from Rutba, Iraq drug 7000 gazelles
Under pressure from Iraqi government forces the terror group last month withdrew from Rutba, a city in western Iraq 90 miles from the Jordanian border. Although they returned 24 hours later, most of their foreign fighters skipped over the border to ...
9 killed, 25 injured in Iraq Shia mosque bomb blast
The United Nations Assistance Mission for Iraq says a total of 1,119 Iraqis were killed and another 1,561 wounded in acts of terrorism, violence and armed conflict in March. According to the UN mission, the number of civilian fatalities stood at 575 ...
IS suicide attack kills eight at Iraq Shiite mosque
Suicide bomber kills at least eight at Iraq Shiite mosque
Suicide bomber kills six at Iraq Shia mosque
Almost ready and waiting in Iraq, Obama's Brexit opposition, and Silicon Valley turns overseas to sell defense tech
ALMOST READY AND WAITING IN IRAQ: Iraqi soldiers say they are primed to fight the Islamic State – they just need the weapons. But the force is a mix of experienced fighters and fresh recruits – so international officials aren't sure. Getting the Iraqi ...