What the US needs to do to prevent a new ISIS in Iraq
Shelly Culbertson, senior policy researcher at the RAND Corporation, explains the steps that the US can take in leading the stabilization effort in Iraq to prevent the rise of a new ISIS. Following is a transcript of the video. Shelly Culbertson: I'm ...
Army Ranger describes battles of faith, fury in Iraq
After ISIS Defeat, Millions Of Shiite Muslims Make World's Largest Pilgrimage in Iraq
The first pilgrims to rise wake before first light. In the hours before dawn the Shiite faithful return to the roads of southern Iraq, bound for the holy city of Karbala. The frail and the elderly, the young men carrying colored flags of devotion and ...
Latest US military deaths reported in Afghanistan, Iraq
Daytona Beach News-Journal
As of Saturday, at least 2,260 members of the U.S. military have died in Afghanistan since 2001, according to the Department of Defense website. An additional 20,289 U.S. service personnel have been wounded in action, according to the website.
Iraq forces open new front in final push against IS
At the peak of its power in 2014, IS ruled some seven million people in a territory as large as Italy, encompassing large parts of Syria and nearly a third of Iraq. It is now being flushed out of its last desert hideouts in Iraq at the same time as its ...
IS conflict: Iraq begins final push to clear western desert
Iraq forces say IS retreating deep into desert
After Syria, Saudi and Iranian Eyes Turn to the Next Arena: Iraq
Olean Times Herald
Iraq Fights IS Militants in Northwest Desert
Olean Times Herald
Iraqi forces comprised mainly of Shite paramilitary troops continued their thrust north Saturday to clear Islamic State group militants from desert fortresses in the northwestern part of the country. (Nov. 25). Subscribe for more Breaking News: http ...
Iraq launches operation to clear desert near Syria of Islamic State
Iraqi army commanders say the military campaign will continue until all the frontier with Syria is secured to prevent Islamic State from launching cross border attacks. “We will completely secure the desert from all terrorist groups of Daesh and ...
Iraq Launches Operation To Clear IS Fighters From Desert Near Syria
ISIS has been militarily defeated in Iraq and Syria
The Islamic State Is Finished In Iraq and Syria, Iran Declares
Only 50% of regions between Salahuddin, Anbar liberated: Military
Iraqi security forces ride in vehicles travelling to Mosul to fight against militants of Islamic State at an Iraqi army base in Camp Taji in Baghdad, February 21, 2016. REUTERS/Ahmed Saad. Baghdad (IraqiNews.com) The Joint Operations Command announced ...
On the Iraq border archaeological digs are a minefield – in every ...
At the ancient site of Charax Spasinou, military activity has left an indelible mark. Should it be viewed as modern damage – or as an important record of historical ...
How War Dogs in Iraq Rekindled a Lost Military Tradition
The handler and his dog were trying to keep up as the marine unit rushed toward its target, a building thought to be the base for insurgents responsible for a series of attacks in Mahmudiyah, Iraq. Then Marine Corporal Mike Dowling saw a yellow-green ...
UN News Centre
United Nations News Centre - ISIL 'down but not out' in Iraq; UN ...
UN News Centre
The military victory against the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL/Da'esh) is only one component of a complex battle that addresses the root causes of ...