Syria, Iraq troops link at border for first time in years
A map by the Central Military Media, allied with the Syrian government, showed Syrian troops at the border with Iraq, northeast of al-Waleed border crossing point with Syria. The Lebanese al-Manar TV linked to Hezbollah, the militia fighting alongside ...
The San Diego Union-Tribune
EU Considers Iraq Security Mission After Mosul Falls: Diplomats
U.S. News & World Report
LUXEMBOURG (Reuters) - The European Union may send a new security mission to help stabilize Iraq after the expected recapture of Mosul from Islamic State, diplomats said, cautioning that plans were at an early stage. EU foreign ministers will hold a ...
Iraqi Forces Begin Assault on Mosul's Old City
Iraqi forces storm Old City of Islamic State-held Mosul, US reports progress
Volunteer 'adventure' in Iraq still haunts Derek Coleman
Iraqi forces have taken back a vital conduit from Islamic State, but questions remain
Los Angeles Times
Days after Islamic State blitzed through northern Iraq and snatched the city of Mosul in mid-2014, it made a powerful statement of conquest: a bulldozer punched a hole through the sand berm marking the line between Iraq and Syria, an event captured in ...
Iraq says troops recaptured key border crossing from 'Islamic State'
Belgium extends its mission against IS in Iraq and Syria
Iraq Forces Take Syria Crossing From IS
Russia's military says it may have killed IS leader; West, Iraq skeptical
FILE PHOTO: A man purported to be the reclusive leader of the militant Islamic State Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi making what would have been his first public appearance, at a mosque in the centre of Iraq's second city, Mosul, according to a video recording ...
Russia claims killing ISIL leader Baghdadi
Islamic State leader Baghdadi 'may have been killed by Russia'
Iraq VP accuses Qatar of having tried to split his country
CAIRO Qatar promoted a plan to split Iraq along sectarian lines, Iraqi Vice President Iyad Allawi said on Saturday, voicing support for the isolation of Doha by some Arab states. Saudi Arabia, Egypt, the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain have broken off ...
Iran should stop interfering in Iraq, Iraqi VP Allawi says
FILE PHOTO - Iraq's Vice President Iyad Allawi speaks during the ''Addressing violent extremism, a shared responsibility'' session on the last day of the World Economic Forum (WEF) on the Middle East and North Africa at the King Hussein Convention ...
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
Chaldean advocates working fast to prevent deportations to Iraq
ICE arrests in metro Detroit terrify Iraqi Christians
Man set to be deported to Iraq doesn't even speak Arabic, family says
DETROIT - Hadeer Siba, who grew up in the U.S., according to relatives, was one of 114 Chaldean immigrants from Iraq facing deportation after widespread Immigration and Customs Enforcement arrests that took place in Metro Detroit on June 11. If he gets ...
Iraqi Christians caught in US deportation face “Death Sentence” in Iraq
Chaldeans in US: Why aren't more Christians speaking out against deportations to Iraq?
ABC Action News
Soldier reunited with dog he adopted in Iraq - abcactionnews.com ...
ABC Action News
A Spring Hill soldier and a dog he adopted in Iraq have been reunited.
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 ...