Defense Secretary Mattis: US will stay in Iraq a while
Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said Monday he believes U.S. forces will be in Iraq and in the fight against Islamic State militants for a while, despite some rocky times between the two nations. Speaking at the end of a day of meetings in Baghdad with ...
Defense Chief Contradicts Trump on Iraq and Oil
Jim Mattis to Baghdad: 'We're Not in Iraq to Seize Anybody's Oil'
Trump's defense chief, in Iraq, says: We're not here for your oil
US troops in Iraq operating closer to front lines
BAGHDAD – After three years of being told they could not go to the front lines, U.S. troops advising Iraqi forces as they evict ISIS from Mosul no longer face those tight restrictions, according to the top U.S. commander in Iraq, Lt. Gen. Stephen ...
US troops in Iraq move closer to the front lines in fight for Mosul
Battle for Mosul: Iraqi forces take key village near airport from ISIS
Defense Confirms that Endless War in Iraq Will Continue Under Trump
Counter-ISIS Strikes Continue in Syria, Iraq
Department of Defense
SOUTHWEST ASIA, Feb. 20, 2017 — U.S. and coalition military forces continued to attack the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria yesterday, Combined Joint Task Force Operation Inherent Resolve officials reported today. Officials reported details of ...
Iran blames sandstorm on Iraq after protests over power cuts
TEHRAN, Iran – Iranian authorities on Monday blamed neighboring Iraq for a sandstorm that knocked out power in an oil-rich southern province and sparked protests against local officials. Masoumeh Ebtekar, a vice president in charge of environmental ...
Iran Blames Iraq For Sandstorm That Crippled Power Grid
Los Angeles Times
Defense Secretary Mattis arrives in Iraq and makes clear the US is not there to take oil
Los Angeles Times
Defense Secretary James N. Mattis made an unannounced visit to Iraq's capital on Monday to reassure allies of the U.S. military's commitment to support the sprawling operation to recapture the city of Mosul from entrenched Islamic State militants ...
Trump's security pick an Iraq war hero
Trump Picks Legendary Iraq War General And Vietnam Critic To Replace Mike Flynn
Canadian troops in Iraq mount pressure on ISIS around Syrian border
Canadian special forces have shifted their operations in northern Iraq to put pressure on ISIS in places outside the strategic city of Mosul — including along the border with Syria. Rather than firing, now they're mainly scrutinizing. High atop a ...
Trump site hacked by attacker purportedly from Iraq - The Next Web
A server on President Trump's campaign site, donaldjtrump.com was hacked on Sunday and defaced with a message from an attacker claiming to hail from Iraq.
“Secure” Trump website defaced by hacker claiming to be from Iraq
Human Rights Watch
Iraq: Sunni Women Tell of ISIS Detention, Torture
Human Rights Watch
Although accounts of gender-based violence have emerged from areas under ISIS control, these are the first cases against Sunni Arab women in Iraq that Human Rights Watch has been able to document. Researchers interviewed six women in Kirkuk, ...
New drilling in Iraq from Russia's Rosneft - UPI.com
Russian oil producer Rosneft reported Monday it started new drilling operations in Iraq, alongside a Chinese contracting partner.
Iraq: Trump's Muslim ban 'a matter of life and death' | Iraq | Al Jazeera
Haval al-Kurdi, his wife and their three children were preparing to leave Iraq last month to start a new life as refugees in the United States. They were scheduled ...
Iraq's prime minister says country wants off travel ban black list ...