US Embassy in Iraq Reports Threat Against Baghdad Hotels
"As a reminder, U.S. citizens should maintain a heightened sense of security awareness and take appropriate measures to enhance their personal security at all times when living and working in Iraq," an emergency security message for U.S. citizens on ...
Iraq's Unique Wildlife Pushed to Brink by War, Hunting
By planting trees, they hoped to attract migrating birds—and eventually tourists—to this largely barren swath of northwestern Iraq. In an area with scarce water, they carved out an artificial pond—and then watched as wild pigs and the occasional ...
Echoes of Iraq Heard in Latest Threats Against Iran
In an eerie parallel to the George W. Bush administration's fevered fixation on "regime change" in Iraq from its very earliest days, the freshly minted Donald Trump administration has wasted little time in laying the groundwork for a disastrous ...
Trump claims Iran is 'taking over' Iraq in late-night tweet
International conflict over Iraq is back on
Iraq: Populations at Risk - Current Crisis (15 January 2017)
The extremist armed group the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant has committed genocide, war crimes and crimes against humanity in Iraq. As they confront ISIL, some Iraqi Security Forces and Shia militias are also committing human rights abuses.
VIDEO: US and Coalition Airstrikes Continue Against ISIL Terrorists In Syria, Iraq
Iraq's displaced 'in another prison' after fleeing ISIL
Iraq forces arrest 13 in E. Mosul amid reports of abuse
The forgotten generations: Palestinian refugees in Iraq
Erbil, Iraq - Inside Baharka IDP Camp, a government-run refugee camp that provides emergency shelter for over 4,000 internally displaced people, 18 Palestinian families live in a cluster of makeshift homes. Located near the Kurdish city of Erbil, the ...
Iraq's Security, Integrity Key to Mideast Stability
A senior Iranian official said any threat to Iraq's security and territorial integrity will affect the entire Middle East, stressing that the Islamic Republic opposes Iraq's partition and any interference in its internal affairs. Speaking to reporters ...
NATO HQ (press release)
NATO now providing counter-IED training in Iraq
IHS Jane's 360
After months of preparation, NATO launched a new training programme in Iraq on 5 February to instruct the country's security forces in counter-improvised explosive device (C-IED) techniques. The alliance said about 30 enlisted Iraqi soldiers will ...
NATO launches training effort in Iraq
NATO counter-IED instructors deploy to Iraq
NATO starts anti-ISIL bomb training in Iraq
AMN Al-Masdar News (registration)
PMU exterminate dozens of ISIS fighters in Iraq
AMN Al-Masdar News (registration)
The predominately Popular Mobilization Units (PMU) killed dozens of ISIS fighters, Al-Sumaria News claimed on Monday. The killings came as the PMU repulsed an ISIS offensive at the al-Siniyah area of Haditha. “The PMU managed to foil an attack ...
World Bank links financial support for Iraq to reconciliation
U.S.-backed Iraqi and Kurdish forces have dislodged Islamic State from most cities that the hardline Sunni group captured in 2014 in Iraq, and they are now fighting the militants in their last major stronghold, Mosul, in the north. While mainstream Shi ...
'This will be your fate': Iraq is using ISIS corpses to wage a psychological war in Mosul
US-Led Coalition Trains Mosul Police, Plans for IS-Free Iraq
Iraq Forces Ask For Help Fighting ISIS' Bomb-Dropping Drones
Ski resort brings winter cheer to Iraq displaced
Korek resort (Iraq) (AFP) - In the fledgling ski resort of Korek in war-torn Iraq, the only battles are snow fights between visitors who often leave their traumatic memories at the foot of the slopes. That's what Fawaz Behnam and many of the children ...