IS militants attack Iraq cafe used by Real Madrid fans
Islamic State militants have attacked a cafe in Iraq frequented by supporters of the Spanish football club Real Madrid, killing at least 12 people. Three men opened fire with machine guns at the al-Furat Cafe in the mainly Shia town of Balad early on ...
Real Madrid Mourns Soccer Fans Killed in Attack on Cafe in Iraq
Real Madrid Mourns Soccer Fans Killed in Iraq Bombing
Isil massacres 16 Real Madrid supporters in Iraq café
ISIS claims more Iraq attacks, killing 20 at coffee shop, checkpoint
Experts have said a security vacuum has opened in Iraq as it faces renewed political turmoil. Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi is struggling to firm up a government capable of battling ISIS and, at the same time, address the country's long-standing ...
At Least 13 Dead in Iraq Coffee Shop Attack
Islamic State attacks north of Baghdad kill 16, sources say
Advocating a War in Iraq, and Offering an Apology for What Came After
Pentagon: Troop Numbers In Iraq 'Change Daily'
U.S.-led coalition instructors monitor as they train Iraqi soldiers from the army's 72nd infantry brigade while participating in a joint live ammunition exercise at Besmaya military base in south of Baghdad, Iraq, January 27, 2016. REUTERS/Thaier Al ...
Crowds Line Streets to Honor US Navy SEAL Killed in Iraq
Thousands of people — including motorcycle-riding combat veterans, schoolchildren waving flags and mothers with strollers — lined the streets of this military town Friday as the funeral procession of a Navy SEAL killed in Iraq passed by on its way to ...
Crowds line streets to honor Navy SEAL killed in Iraq
Coronado-based Navy SEAL killed in Iraq laid to rest
Exclusive: Iraq oil projects face delays as companies resist spending cuts
The arrangement worked smoothly when oil prices were above $100 a barrel but since crude has collapsed to $40 a barrel, Iraq has been struggling to find enough oil to repay the companies for their investment. Iraq relies on oil for nearly all its ...
Iraq oil projects face delays as companies resist spending cuts
Kurdish official sees Iraq fragmenting despite US efforts
Najmaldin Karim, in fact, is calling for the eventual partition of Iraq, partly because Shiite Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi has not implemented the reforms he promised when he took over in 2014 from Nouri al-Maliki, who also had become very ...
New York Times
Belgium's Anti-ISIS Airstrikes Expand From Iraq Into Syria
New York Times
PARIS — The Belgian government, a member of the American-led coalition that has been bombing Islamic State targets for nearly two years, said Friday that it was expanding Belgium's airstrikes beyond Iraq into neighboring Syria. A spokesman for Prime ...
US-Led Coalition Carries Out 21 Airstrikes Against Daesh in Syria, Iraq
Isil fanatics could use chemical weapons in defence of Iraq's second city, warns senior coalition officer
Isil militants are expected to use chemical weapons in a desperate defence of Mosul as Iraqi troops prepare to retake the country's second city, a senior coalition officer has warned. The recapture of Mosul, which has been in the hands of Islamic State ...
Video: Iraq's Najaf, the holy rebel city
It is nicknamed the "Shiite Vatican City." Throughout the year, the city of Najaf in southern Iraq attracts millions of pilgrims who come to pay their respects at the tomb of Imam Ali, cousin and son-in-law of the Prophet Mohammed. The Iraqi holy city ...
US, Coalition Continue Strikes Against ISIL in Syria, Iraq
Department of Defense
SOUTHWEST ASIA, May 13, 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. Officials ...