Islamic State exporting terror despite losses in Iraq
The terrorist attack in Bangladesh Friday highlights the resiliency of the Islamic State and its ability to pull off high-profile assaults around the world, despite losing territory in Iraq and Syria. The terror attacks like the one in Bangladesh and ...
Airstrike kills two Isis military leaders in Iraq
“Coalition forces conducted an airstrike against two Isil senior military commanders on 25 June near Mosul, Iraq, resulting in their deaths,” Pentagon press secretary Peter Cook said in a statement on Friday, using a different acronym for Isis. “The ...
Pentagon: US Airstrike Kills 2 Senior ISIS Commanders In Iraq
Coalition forces kill two senior ISIS military commanders in Iraq
Two 'senior' IS military leaders killed in Iraq strike: Pentagon
While Obama Worries About 'Boots On The Ground,' Iran Promises All-Out Iraq Invasion
Members of Iran's Basij militia march during a parade to commemorate the anniversary of the Iran-Iraq war (1980-88), in Tehran September 22, 2010. Iranian leaders hoping to lift morale at a time of rising prices, food shortages and threats of attack ...
Iraq air strikes kill scores of militants fleeing Fallujah
BAGHDAD — Iraq's Defense Ministry has released footage showing air strikes on dozens of vehicles described as a convoy of Islamic State fighters fleeing the western city of Fallujah after its recapture by the Iraqi military. Scores of militants are ...
Coalition Strikes Continue Against ISIL in Iraq, Syria
Iraq: Airstrikes take toll on ISIS
Raw: Iraq Airstrikes Kill Scores of IS Fighters
Iraq seeks to postpone Paris Club reimbursements
BAGHDAD, July 1 (Reuters) - Iraq will seek to postpone the repayment of debt owed to the Paris Club of creditor nations as it grapples with a liquidity crisis caused by low oil prices and the cost of the war on Islamic State, the central bank said on ...
Minot Iraq Veteran shares views on fireworks
"This is a picture of me with a rotator gun that was used in the movie 'Terminator'," says Robert Simpson, an Iraq Veteran. But it wasn't all stars and Hollywood. "It was pretty scary because you hear a boom and you had to run and take cover and ...
Marine Artillery Unit Fired 2000 Rounds at ISIS in Iraq
The first Marine artillery unit on the ground in Iraq fighting Islamic State militants made its mark in the fight, the commander who sent in the Marines said this week. The 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit deployed last October in what was supposed to be ...
Russian Weapons to Play Significant Role Liberating Iraq's Mosul From Daesh
On June 29, United States Ambassador to Iraq, Stuart Jones and Iraqi Finance Minister Hoshyar Zebari signed a declaration according to which the US will provide Iraq with a $2.7 billion loan. The money will help enhance the capabilities of the Iraq Army.
One In Five Children In Iraq Are In Serious Danger, Says UNICEF
The humanitarian situation in Iraq is critical, and under the current circumstances, children are more likely to suffer than anyone else. One in five Iraqi children are at serious risk of death, injury, sexual violence, abduction, or indoctrination ...
Children under severe threat in Iraq, says Unicef
Its report, A Heavy Price for Children, says 10 per cent of children have fled their homes since 2014 when Islamic State swept into Iraq, seizing the Sunni cities of Ramadi, Falluja and Mosul. A third of the country's children, or 4.7 million, are in ...
UNICEF finds 3.6 million children at risk from increasing violence in Iraq
3.6 million children risk sexual violence, death in Iraq
Iraq Crisis: 3.6 million children now at risk from increasing violence