Iraq investigating elite unit accused of human rights violations in Mosul campaign
IRBIL, Iraq — The Iraqi government said it has begun an investigation into one of its elite police units amid allegations that security forces have committed human rights abuses, including torture, rape and extrajudicial killings, in the battle to ...
Pentagon report says more than 100 civilians killed in March bombing in Iraq
US air strike on IS killed 105 civilians in Iraq's Mosul
Iraq investigating claims of civilian abuse by soldiers in Mosul
A path forward for Syria and Iraq -- post-Islamic State: David Ignatius
But it should also focus some urgent discussions about a post-ISIS strategy for stabilizing Iraq and Syria. For all President Trump's bombast about obliterating the Islamic State, also known as ISIS, the Raqqah campaign has been delayed for months ...
The Hill (blog)
To defeat ISIS, Trump needs an economic strategy for Iraq
The Hill (blog)
Addressing Iraq's economic challenges is critical to defeating the Islamic State. As our military strategists work to dislodge ISIS from Iraq, officials must simultaneously develop an economic strategy to combat the instability, insecurity and ...
US failed to keep proper track of more than $1 billion in weapons and equipment in Iraq
IRBIL, Iraq — The U.S. Army failed to properly keep tracks of hundreds of humvees, tens of thousands of rifles and other pieces of military equipment that were sent to Iraq, according to a government audit from 2016 that was obtained by Amnesty ...
US lost track of $1bn arms and kit in Iraq, says Amnesty
Report: Army failed to effectively track more than $1 billion in US weapons, equipment in Iraq
US Lost Track Of Nearly A Billion Dollars Of Arms Sent To Iraq
Iraq and Iran both say they support extending OPEC output cuts for 9 months
The oil ministers of Iraq and Iran both told CNBC on Wednesday that they're ready to back a deal to extend OPEC-led production cuts through the first quarter of 2018. OPEC is meeting in Vienna to discuss rolling over its six-month deal with 11 other ...
Iraq Could Make Or Break The OPEC Deal
Iraq to back Opec-led output cut extension
Iraq, Saudi Arabia agree to extend support for OPEC cut on oil output
Iraq's Oil Minister: Kurdistan Exports Not Part Of OPEC Cut Extension
The oil exports of Iraq's semi-autonomous region of Kurdistan are not subject to the extension of OPEC's production cuts, Iraq's Oil Minister Jabbar al-Luaibi told Kurdish media network Rudaw during the OPEC meeting in Vienna on Thursday. According to ...
The Pope and Trump discuss protection of Christians in Iraq
Prior to the rise of ISIS in 2014, there were about 400,000 Christians in Iraq of various Chaldean, Assyrian, Syriacs and Armenian sects. Now there are about 200,000 who are sheltered in the Kurdistan Region with about that many having sought refuge ...
Nato to join the US-led coalition against Isis fighting in Iraq and Syria
The North Atlantic Treaty Organisation (Nato) is joining the US-led international coalition fighting Iraq and Syria based extremists Isis, the institution's secretary general has confirmed. “This will send a strong message of unity and Nato's ...
Department of Defense
Counter-ISIS Campaign Progresses in Iraq, Syria, Afghanistan ...
Department of Defense
Air Force Lt. Gen. Jeffrey L. Harrigian, commander of U.S. Air Forces Central Command, said counterterrorism efforts in Iraq, Syria and Afghanistan are proving ...
U.S., Coalition Strikes Target ISIS Terrorists in Syria, Iraq, May 25, 2017
Lawmakers demand documents, testimony from U.S. contractor in Iraq sex trafficking case
A U.S. Air Force MQ-9 Reaper unmanned aerial vehicle sits in a shelter at Joint Base Balad, Iraq in this file photo. An investigation by The Associated Press this month found that Sallyport Global fired two of its investigators after they uncovered ...
Lawmakers Probe US Contractor in Iraq Sex Trafficking Case