Kurds offer land for independence in struggle to reshape Iraq
As Iraqi forces continue their advance towards key Isis-defended districts in west Mosul, attention is turning to what northern Iraq will look like once the jihadi group is routed. Ministers from the Kurdistan regional government (KRG) believe that one ...
Kurdish reporter Shifa Gardi killed in Iraq
Mosul battle: Kurdish reporter Shifa Gardi killed in Iraq
Kurdish Journalist Killed Covering Iraq's Battle For Mosul
ISIS is using commercially available drones to drop grenades in Iraq
An Iraqi special forces member shoots at a drone flown by Islamic State group jihadists in Mosul on Jan. 8, 2017. MOSUL, Iraq—As they advance into Islamic State's remaining urban stronghold of west Mosul, Iraqi forces are struggling to counter the ...
Iraq Air Force Bombs ISIS in Syria for First Time
US-backed troops move into ISIS' last Iraq bastion
US changes rules of engagement for Mosul fight in Iraq
Saudi's Adel Al-Jubeir makes surprise visit to Baghdad
Saudi Arabia's foreign minister has made a rare visit to Baghdad in an attempt to mend the kingdom's tense relations with Iraq. Adel al-Jubeir's surprise trip on Saturday marked the first official visit by a Saudi foreign minister since 1990, and the ...
Saudi foreign minister makes landmark visit to Iraq
Saudi Arabia to Appoint New Iraq Envoy, Iraqi Foreign Ministry Official Says
'Iraq's neutrality can help Iranian-Saudi rapprochement' – Saudi FM on surprise Baghdad trip
Australia joined 2003 Iraq War solely to boost ties with Bush – army think-tank
It also gives insight into how the political decision to enter the unpopular war was made – Howard's statements about enforcing UN resolutions, combatting global terrorism, and contributing to the post-war reconstruction of Iraq were dismissed in ...
Counter-ISIS Strikes Continue in Syria, Iraq
Department of Defense
SOUTHWEST ASIA, Feb. 25, 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 ...
Iraq hits ISIS in Syria - with Russia, without US
Top general: US mulling 'long-term commitment' in Iraq
Pentagon prepares for bigger, bloodier war in Iraq and Syria
The British charity clearing up landmines in Iraq - The Telegraph
As Western-backed Iraqi troops retake Mosul, families are returning to their homes, despite the deadly threat posed by Isil's booby traps and landmines.
Clearing land in Iraq
After decades of conflict, Iraq is now one of the most contaminated countries in the world. Since early January, Handicap International's weapons clearance teams have identified, collected, and destroyed more than 1,000 explosives in the governorates ...
UN News Centre
UNESCO meeting lays groundwork for reviving, protecting Iraq's cultural heritage
UN News Centre
24 February 2017 – As details on the destruction of and damage to Iraq's rich and diverse cultural heritage emerge, the United Nations cultural agency has appealed to the international community to help protect and revive the country's archaeological, ...
Iraq hopes to reclaim heritage lost to Islamic State group - Art ...
Suicide PUPPIES? Horror footage shows tiny dog 'strapped with explosives by ISIS'
The PMU, or Al-Hashd Al-Sha'abi, is a group of militia, brought together and state-sponsored to battle with jihadis in Iraq. In 2014 the group was incorporated into the country's armed forces to help fight on the battlefield as major cities were ...
Iraq: US Advisors Empowered To Call In Airstrikes
U.S. military advisors assisting with the recapture of Mosul from the Islamic State have been empowered to call in strikes instead of routing requests through a joint command center further from the battle zone, U.S. Army Lt. Col. James Browning said Feb.