Islamic State has lost this much territory in Iraq and Syria this year
Today, the Islamic State is a much diminished force as it suffers a string of battlefield losses backed by U.S.-led airstrikes in Iraq, while Syrian rebels and President Bashar al-Assad's forces have been fighting it in Syria. Officials estimate that ...
Iraq: UN refugee agency warns of struggles and new displacements in Mosul
After more than $1.6 billion in US aid, Iraq's army still struggles
Two years ago this week, tens of thousands of Iraqi troops fled Mosul, the largest city in northern Iraq, as the Islamic State seized control. Senior U.S. and Iraqi military leaders say foreign assistance since then has helped to correct, at least ...
Twin bombings kill at least 28 in Iraq's Baghdad
Attacks pressing ISIS in Syria, Iraq
ISIS claims deadly attack on army checkpoint
US, Coalition Continue Counter-ISIL Strikes in Syria, Iraq
Department of Defense
SOUTHWEST ASIA, June 10, 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 ...
What Blair accidentally revealed about Iraq during his criticism of Jeremy Corbyn was very interesting indeed
Normally anybody who criticises Jeremy Corbyn is guaranteed knee-jerk support by the British media which apparently feels that it does not even have to pretend to be non-partisan when it comes to the Labour leader. The only political figure similarly ...
Having British troops in Syria proves that the lessons of Iraq have not been learnt
Captured in Iraq, Northern Va. man regrets choosing ISIL
This photo posted online by PUK shows the Virginia driver's license found on 26-year-old Mohamad Jamal Khweis, who turned himself in to Kurdish forces in northern Iraq on March 14, 2016. The American Islamic State group fighter who handed himself over ...
An American Found in Iraq Fleeing From ISIS Is Charged
Feds Charge American Captured in Iraq After He Joined the Islamic State
American ISIS fighter captured in Iraq charged in federal court
US-Led Coalition Carries Out 19 Airstrikes Against Daesh in Syria, Iraq
Eight additional strikes throughout Iraq destroyed Daesh units, mortar and weapons systems, bunkers and fighting positions. The US-led coalition of more than 60 nations has been carrying out airstrikes against the Daesh in Syria and Iraq since the ...
I Was With Muhammad Ali on His Hostage-Release Trip to Iraq
President Obama's comments on the Iraq trip were republished in a USA Today article that ran immediately following the news of the champ's death. "We admire the man who has never stopped using his celebrity for good — the man who helped secure the ...
Iraq special forces 3km from Fallujah centre
Fallujah: Iraq's elite counterterrorism service moved to within three kilometres of central Fallujah on Friday and consolidated positions in the south of the city, the operation's commander said. Speaking from the edge of the city's Shuhada ...
Army ops in Fallujah 'destroying' city: Iraq grand mufti
Destruction of Fallujah – another legacy of the 2003 American invasion of Iraq
Daesh Militants Kill at Least 30, Including Children, in Iraq's Fallujah
A desperate woman's email from Iraq reveals the high toll of Obama's low-cost wars
President Obama came to office promising to end the United States' long and costly wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. Instead of sending tens of thousands of ground troops to distant battlefields, he has increasingly relied on aerial drones, attack planes ...
ISIS leader al-Baghdadi 'is wounded in air strike on command centre in Iraq'
Reports have come in from an Iraqi TV channel that Islamic State leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi has been wounded in an air strike in northern Iraq. Al Sumariya TV cited a local source in the northern province of Nineveh saying that Baghdadi and other ...
No confirmation on Baghdadi hit in Iraq