Iraq crisis: Funerals for two killed in Green Zone clash
Funerals have taken place in Baghdad for two people killed when protesters stormed the city's fortified government district, the Green Zone on Friday. At least 60 people were injured when Iraqi troops drove back thousands of mainly Shia Muslims ...
'Poorest of Iraq's poor stormed Green Zone in Baghdad, where politicians live in palatial opulence'
Funerals held in Iraq after protesters breach fortified Green Zone
Obama, Iraqi PM Confer on Crisis in Baghdad
Iraq: Border With Jordan to Open Soon, After Year of Closure
Iraq's border crossing with Jordan is expected to open in about two weeks, after an almost year-long closure, allowing for a resumption of vital trade and a return of Iraqi refugees, an Iraqi diplomat said Saturday. Iraq had closed the crossing in July ...
Silencing the critics: Iraq's media muzzle
When Haider al-Abadi took over as prime minister of Iraq in 2014, he lifted bans on media outlets that had been shuttered under the former administration. Less than two years later, press freedom appears to be in decline once again – and critics say ...
Western fighters joining the Kurds to fight Isis in Iraq and Syria
The operation to retake Mosul and its surrounding villages from Isis prompted Troy to return to Iraq this year but the bid to wrangle the city from the jihadist group is moving forward at a snail's pace. For more than two months Troy has been waiting ...
Daesh commanders fleeing western Iraqi town as security forces close in
Senior commanders from the Takfiri Daesh terrorist group have reportedly started fleeing the town of Karma in Iraq's beleaguered western province of Anbar en masse as Iraqi security forces are making headway toward the area. Iraqi military commander ...
UN Envoy to Iraq Urges Unity in Anti-Daesh Fight Amid Protests in Baghdad
LA veteran reunited with cat he left behind in Iraq
LOS ANGELES -- CBS affiliate Los Angeles had cameras rolling when a local veteran was reunited with the little kitty he had to leave behind in Iraq. As baggage handlers carried him to his old friend, the tabby meow-ed up a storm, and that's fitting ...
Veteran reunited with kitty he left behind in Iraq
Local Veteran Reunited With Little Kitty He Left Behind In Iraq
Navy reservist reunited with cat he met in Iraq
New Central Command chief expresses cautious confidence on Iraq
The Denver Post
TAJI, Iraq — The top American general for the Middle East said Friday he is confident that Iraq is on course to defeat the Islamic State, but his words were spare and cautious, his tone notably muted. Gen. Joseph Votel, the new head of U.S. Central ...
US general: Iraq 'on course' to crushing ISIS
Horrific Murders, Suicide Bombings as ISIS Loses Ground in Iraq
Strikes Continue Against ISIL Terrorists in Syria, Iraq
Reduce U.S. Casualties By Arming Iraq's Minorities
Yazidi refugees watch as othes celebrate news of the liberation of their homeland of Sinjar from ISIL extremists, while at a refugee camp on November 13, 2015 in Derek, Rojava, Syria. Kurdish Peshmerga forces in Iraq say they have retaken Sinjar, with ...
Why this British man left behind his family to fight Isil in Iraq
Lawyers to be prosecuted over Iraq abuse claims
The Ministry of Defence welcomed the decision after more than a decade of legal battles with the firm over allegations of torture and abuse by British troops following the Iraq invasion. Ministers have accused the firm of “ambulance chasing” and claim ...
IMF agrees $5.4 billion standby loan for Iraq
Iraq's economy has been hit by the plunge in oil prices since mid-2014 and the country is expected to have a financing gap of $17 billion this year unless it can secure more funding, an IMF document obtained by Reuters showed. The cost of fighting ...
IMF agrees $5.4bn Iraq bailout to tackle Isis and budget deficit
Iraq Reaches $5.4 Billion IMF Funding Accord, Minister Says
IMF Announces $5.4B Loan Over 3 Years to Iraq