Iraq: Fallujah "fully liberated" after monthlong fight
In a statement, the U.S. central military command overseeing the U.S.-led coalition in Iraq said: "The Coalition continues to provide support through strikes, intelligence, and advice and assistance to the Iraqi Security Forces operating in Fallujah ...
Treasured possessions of Iraq special forces, in photos
Sgt. Majid Rahim, 26, of Iraq's elite counterterrorism forces, shows his dog tag and a special forces pendant on June 8, 2016, at a battle position on the southern edge of Fallujah, Iraq during a military operation to oust Islamic State militants from ...
Iraq declares battle for Fallujah is 'over'
Iraq: Fallujah Finally Free
Falluja: Iraq PM Haider al-Abadi hails recapture from IS
The man bringing electricity to Iraq
Baghdad, Iraq - Before the 2003 invasion of Iraq, the country's national grid supplied the capital, Baghdad, with between 16 and 20 hours of electricity each day. But more than a decade after the fall of Saddam Hussein, electricity supplies have ...
Military Strikes Continue Against ISIL in Syria, Iraq
Department of Defense
SOUTHWEST ASIA, June 26, 2016 — U.S. and coalition military forces continued to attack Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant terrorists in Iraq and Syria yesterday, Combined Joint Task Force Operation Inherent Resolve officials reported today ...
Another 32 air strikes target IS in Syria, Iraq
Coalition Strikes Target ISIL in Iraq, Syria
First the Suez crisis, then the invasion of Iraq. And now this referendum
Tony Blair's backing of George W Bush's invasion of Iraq was another. And the calling of this referendum ranks pretty close in the hierarchy of monumental prime ministerial miscalculations. The only remotely convincing explanation I have heard for this ...
Jamal Penjweny: rose-tinted dreams from Iraq
Jamal Penjweny is a shepherd turned artist who represented Iraq at the 2013 Venice Biennale, and whose work has appeared in the New York Times and National Geographic. Born in 1981, in a village in present-day Kurdistan, he now lives in Sulaymaniyah ...
Susan Rice: The US Must Fight Terrorists Abroad in Iraq, Syria and Beyond
Susan Rice, the White House National Security Advisor and former U.N. Ambassador, addressed the opening ceremony at the Aspen Ideas Festival Sunday, an event co-hosted by the Aspen Institute and The Atlantic, commenting on a number of recent world ...
Refugee student, Edmonton teacher find a novel in his experience fleeing Iraq and Syria
OTTAWA — What's your secret wish? That's the first question teacher Winnie Canuel asks her students at the start of English as a second language classes at her Edmonton school. For Abu Bakr al Rabeeah, an Iraqi refugee from Syria, there were two ...
Hundreds of new US troops to Iraq a 'possibility'
The top U.S. commander in Iraq, Lt. Gen. Sean MacFarland, by all accounts has not yet asked for more troops, several U.S. officials told CNN. "He engaged with dialogue up through his chain of command where he thinks there might be an area where we ...
'These are not allies': The most potent force fighting ISIS in Iraq has been accused of torturing and executing ...
Yuri Kozyrev—Noor for TIME
ISIS Oil Ministry Headquarters In Iraq Destroyed In 34 New Strikes
Shia cleric Sadr calls on Iraq gov't to resign
Iraq's firebrand Shia cleric Muqtada al-Sadr has renewed calls for Prime Minister Haidar al-Abadi's government to resign. “I call on the current Iraqi government to tender its resignation,” al-Sadr said in a statement on Saturday. He went on to ...