Pentagon: US May Set Up More Small Outposts in Iraq
Adm. Andrew Lewis, the vice director for operations, said there may be situations where the U.S. would either open a base or reopen one that was used in the earlier Iraq war. Those outposts, he said, would be behind the front lines, and would be used ...
World War Three may have already begun in Iraq and Syria
U.S. Pushes for More Bases to Fight ISIS in Iraq
Iraq Stumbles Early in Northern Military Campaign
Iraq: Falluja residents trapped by IS 'starving'
Tens of thousands of residents remain in the city, which is one of two remaining IS strongholds in Iraq. "The people... are besieged by the government, trapped by Isis [IS], and are starving," said Joe Stork, deputy Middle East director. "The warring ...
Siege tactics complicate fight for key IS-held Iraqi town
US oil ends 1.3 pct lower on Cushing data, high Iraq exports
U.S. oil prices fell over 1 percent on Thursday after industry data suggested a key pipeline shutdown had not reduced crude flows to the U.S. storage base by as much as expected. Market intelligence firm Genscape reported a build of 255,804 barrels at ...
Iraq Crude Production To Rise: Have Pricing Woes Ended?
Video suggests aide to Iraq's Saddam may still be alive
Ezzat al-Douri, ranked by Washington after the 2003 U.S.-led invasion as the sixth most-wanted Iraqi and later a leader of Iraq's Sunni insurgency, appeared in footage on al-Hadath TV wearing the green military uniform of Saddam's Baath Party. Reuters ...
Turkish warplanes hit Kurdish militant targets in Iraq
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
Counter-ISIL Strikes Continue in Syria, Iraq
Department of Defense
SOUTHWEST ASIA, April 7, 2016 — U.S. and coalition military forces continued to attack Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant terrorists in Syria and Iraq yesterday, Combined Joint Task Force Operation Inherent Resolve officials reported today ...
US-Led Coalition Against Daesh Carries Out 27 Airstrikes in Iraq, Syria
Foreign Policy (blog)
Iraq report: Chances of a Shia uprising against the Baghdad …
Foreign Policy (blog)
I have recently returned from two research trips to Iraq, the latest one at the end of March as a member of the Atlantic Council's Future of Iraq Task Force. We got great access and I spent time talking to senior decision makers both in the Kurdish ...
Iraq to lower oil price forecast to $32 a barrel in 2016 budget
Iraq, which relies on oil for more than 90 per cent of its revenue and sells at a discount to global benchmark crudes, earned an average of $24 a barrel in the first two months of the year and $28 in March, the Iraqi official said late on Wednesday ...
Law firm in Iraq death case misled court, judge rules
Mr Justice Leggatt made the finding at the high court in London while deciding on the extent of the government's obligation to investigate hundreds of allegations after the Iraq war. He said one of the claims involved a 13-year-old boy killed by an ...
Stamford man returns from Iraq duty - StamfordAdvocate
“Getting back there and being with everyone watching the game felt good,” the 26-year-old West Side resident said. Betances, a member of U.S. Army 82nd Airborne Division, recently finished a deployment to Iraq that began last June. He returned home to ...