High alert amid fear of war in Iraq a looming minefield for US-led coalition
About 6,000 Kurdish Peshmerga reinforcements have been moved into defensive positions around the oil-rich city of Kirkuk, Iraq, amid fear of attack from Iraqi troops, officials from the semi-autonomous region of northern Iraq say.
Kurdistan and Iraq tensions lift oil prices
Iraq on Edge as Kurdish, Iraqi Forces Face-off in Kirkuk
Thousands of Kurdish troops sent to Kirkuk to face 'Iraqi threat'
Deadliest IED Back on Iraq Battlefield
The roadside bomb that killed a U.S. soldier and wounded a second in Iraq last week was a type of improvised explosive device considered the deadliest used against U.S. forces in the long conflict, a top U.S. general said Thursday. The device that hit ...
Minot bombers fighting ISIS in Iraq, Syria
Nearly a thousand ISIS fighters choose surrender, not martyrdom, in ...
More than 1000 foreign ISIS terrorists enter Syria via Iraq: report
Kurd fighters in Iraq briefly block roads to Mosul
"Some ISIL terrorists have been allowed to enter Kirkuk," Iraq's Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi said on Wednesday. "We ask the Kurdistan region and we ask Kirkuk - which is under the federal authority - to send officials to Kirkuk to get these ...
Is Iraq On The Brink Of Civil War?
Iraq orders arrest of Kurdistan officials over independence vote ...
Hundreds of suspected Islamic State militants surrender in Iraq: source
Lethal roadside bomb that killed scores of U.S. troops reappears in ...
IRBIL, Iraq — A roadside bomb that killed an American soldier in Iraqthis month was of a particularly lethal design not seen in six years, and its reappearance on ...
New probe launched into deadly IED attack in Iraq | TheHill
The top U.S. military land commander in Iraq said a second investigation has been opened to determine who is responsible for the deadly roadside bomb that ...
Military Strikes Continue Against ISIS Terrorists in Syria, Iraq > U.S. ...
U.S.-Led Forces Clear ISIS From Much of Iraq | National News | US ...
Iraq - Complex Emergency Fact Sheet #8, Fiscal Year (FY) 2017
On September 21, the Government of Iraq (GoI) launched a military offensive to retake Kirkuk Governorate's Hawija District and the east bank of Salah ad Din Governorate's Shirqat District from the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS), according to ...
Former Marine Overcomes Addiction Following Deaths of 29 'Brothers' in Iraq by Competing in Ironman
For 10 years, haunted by the memory of 29 Marine comrades who fought with him in Iraq and didn't make it home, Mike Ergo numbed his sorrow with drugs and alcohol, hoping that each time he passed out drunk, it would help him to forget. Nobody is more ...
What Should the West Do With Fighters Returning From Syria and ...
Can a jihadi who went to fight in Syria be peacefully reintegrated into society? How can governments be sure he won't carry out attacks once he's back at home?
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Troops in Iraq, Syria Ask Chairman's Senior Enlisted Advisor: 'What's Next?'
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Troxell, the senior enlisted advisor to the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, visited U.S. troops in Iraq, Syria and Jordan. "I wanted to see how we understood it and how we were getting after it," Troxell said in an interview. He said he also ...
Isis is facing near total defeat in Iraq and Syria – but it has been beaten and come back before
Under-17 World Cup: Iraq eye historic knockout stage passage
Making their second U-17 World Cup appearance, Iraq have been the surprise package of the proverbial 'group of death' as they are well placed to advance to the knockout stage following a spirited 1-1 draw against two-time champions Mexico and a 3-0 ...
Iraq beat Chile for first win
Iraq ready to play role of dragon slayer in tale of two teams
FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: Iraq coach avoids putting pressure on star striker Mohammed Dawood