Department of Defense
Military Strikes Continue Against ISIS Terrorists in Syria, Iraq
Department of Defense
SOUTHWEST ASIA, June 15, 2017 — U.S. and coalition military forces continued to attack the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria yesterday, conducting 28 strikes consisting of 67 engagements, Combined Joint Task Force Operation Inherent Resolve officials ...
Coalition Forces Are Using a Harmful, but Mostly Legal, Gas in the War on ISIS
End of ISIS: US and Iraqi Forces Prepare for Final Battle After Surrounding Old City
ISHM: June 9 - 15, 2017
Trump promised he would protect persecuted Christians. But he's sending Christians back to Iraq.
Sending them back to Iraq is not an automatic death sentence, but being a Christian in Iraq is hard. If you are a Christian, you should be deeply troubled by the deportation of your sisters and brothers from Detroit. Because persecution is real — and ...
Iraqi Christians targeted for deportation face 'death sentence' in Iraq, lawyers say
Iraqi detainees launch case to halt deportation from US
Activist says if they are deported to Iraq they will be killed
The New Yorker
What Gertrude Bell's Letters Remind Us About the Founding of Iraq
The New Yorker
Eventually, Bell was entrusted by the British government, on the basis of her unparalleled knowledge of the region, to sketch out what she describes as “a reasonable border” between Iraq and the territory controlled by Ibn Saud, the founder of the ...
Hundreds of People Have Been Hospitalized as Food Poisoning Strikes a Displacement Camp in Iraq
(HASSAN SHAM U2 CAMP, Iraq) — Food poisoning at a camp for displaced residents of Mosul has made more than 700 people sick, with hundreds hospitalized, Iraqi officials said Tuesday. The incident at the Hassan Sham U2 camp, about 13 miles east of ...
Hundreds at Iraq refugee camp ill from contaminated food
Iraq: Food poisoning strikes hundreds at camp for displaced
Hundreds hospitalized after Iraq refugee camp hit by food poisoning
Iraq Dethrones Saudi Arabia As India's No.1 Oil Supplier
Iraq has been India's largest supplier of crude oil for the last three months, shipping data from Bloomberg has revealed. This means that OPEC's number-two has dethroned the cartel's leader—Saudi Arabia—which has been the top supplier in the world's ...
Iraq Sends Millions of Barrels of Oil to US While Saudis Cut
Iraq is new oil king, beats Saudis in fastest growing market
Iraq takes Saudi crown to become oil king of key Asian market
Iraq: Mental health needs mount after years of war - Iraq | ReliefWeb
Iraq's recent history has been dominated by wars. Generations of Iraqis have grown up in shattered families, living in camps or among the rubble of their home ...
Iraq's 2017 Target for Oil Expansion Within Reach, WoodMac Says ...
Iraq's ambition to boost oil-output capacity to a record 5 million barrels a day is “not unrealistic” as the country prepares for the end of OPEC-mandated supply ...
White phosphorus use by US-led coalition forces in Iraq condemned by humanitarian groups
“US-led forces should take all feasible precautions to minimise civilian harm when using white phosphorus in Iraq and Syria.” In early June, an internet café in Raqqa was hit by white phosphorus, killing approximately 20 people, a local resident told ...
Coalition Strikes Continue Against ISIS in Iraq, Syria
Iraq/Syria: Danger From US White Phosphorus
ISIS Weapons Capabilities Significantly Degraded in Iraq Stronghold
Iraq Could Boost Oil Output To 5 Million Bpd This Year
If you thought Iraq's plans to increase its oil production to 5 million bpd were rather pie-in-the-skyish, think again. Iraq's plans to increase its oil production capacity to 5 million barrels per day to be ready for the end of OPEC's cuts is “not ...
Iraq: Humanitarian Snapshot (as of 31 May 2017)
The humanitarian crisis in Iraq remains complex with multiple, unpredictable and volatile dynamics impacting civilians. The pace of displacement, and return, is one of the fastest on recent record. Since military operations began in Mosul in October ...