Qatari royal freed by kidnappers in Iraq
A member of the Qatari royal family was released by kidnappers in Iraq nearly four months after being taken captive while on a hunting trip. "Efforts are still ongoing to free the rest of the 26 kidnapped," said a brief statement published on the Qatar ...
Qatari hunter among group kidnapped in Iraq is released, officials say
Kidnapped Qatari royal released in Iraq: Qatar ministry
Qatar royal freed by Iraq kidnappers four months after being snatched
Pentagon may open more small Iraq outposts
WASHINGTON- The Pentagon will consider opening more small military outposts that would provide artillery support and other aid to Iraqi forces as they prepare to retake the northern city of Mosul from Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) militants, a ...
Pentagon Considers Opening More Small Outposts in Iraq
Pentagon: US may set up more small outposts in Iraq
Pentagon: More US fire bases could open in Iraq
Wall Street Journal
Iraq Stumbles Early in Northern Military Campaign
Wall Street Journal
MAKHMOUR, Iraq—Two weeks ago, the Iraqi army launched an operation seen as the first step in retaking Mosul from Islamic State. Troops logged multiple victories within hours. Now, there is little talk among military officials of an imminent push on ...
Iraq puts northern offensive against Islamic State on hold
Military Strikes Continue Against ISIL Terrorists in Iraq, Syria
US coalition conducted 23 airstrikes in Iraq and Syria
House Democrat warns Iran is destabilizing Iraq
"What's become really clear is that Iran wants to be a major force in Iraq. And they're willing to spend a lot of money to destabilize it and keep the whole thing going, and keep the region unstable," Rep. Tim Ryan (D-Ohio) told The Hill in a recent ...
The Hill (blog)
Sanders: Clinton should apologize to victims of Iraq War
The Hill (blog)
A CBS reporter tweeted that she asked the Vermont senator about Clinton's calls for him to apologize to Sandy Hook victims because of his stance against holding gun manufacturers liable for gun crimes. Sanders reportedly responded by saying that ...
Sanders: Clinton should apologize to Iraq war victims
Obama Has Officially Adopted Bush's Iraq Doctrine
Until recently, however, the Obama team had stayed away from the doctrine that justified the invasion of Iraq. That doctrine, known as preemption, is an interpretation of international law rules related to anticipatory self-defense. International law ...
Iraq's Artifacts of Exile
In the initial aftermath of the U.S. invasion of Iraq, looters swept through the National Museum in Baghdad and carted off 15,000 items of incalculable value. Some of these items were destroyed in the attempt to spirit them away. Some disappeared into ...
Huge oil tanker traffic jam builds at Iraq's Basra port
Shippers and port sources said more delays are expected throughout April as the city's facilities struggle to cope with Iraq's soaring crude output. The problems at Basra, coupled with continuing storage tank shortages in China, have pushed supertanker ...
The Catastrophic Failure of a Dam in Iraq is Terrifyingly Close
More specifically, we're talking about the Mosul Dam, which generates 1,000 megawatts of electricity and holds back an estimated 11 billion cubic tons of water. You don't have to be a hydrologist to know that that's a shit load of H2O, and when so much ...
Family of British 'ISIS jihadi who killed 30 in Iraq suicide bombing says he was 'caring family man'
The family of a man who allegedly joined the so called Islamic State (ISIS) to become a suicide bomber have spoken out for the first time. The relatives of Mohammed Rizwan Awan, from Huddersfield, talked about their grief and how they have struggled to ...