Refugees, vets come together to share stories of Iraq
For Jawad Al Amiri, life in Iraq during the reign of Saddam Hussein was filled with silence -- about atrocities he witnessed or silence about his own feelings. His sister was poisoned by secret police. His brother-in-law was tortured. His two brothers ...
Department of Defense
Military Strikes Continue Against ISIS in Syria, Iraq > U.S. ...
Department of Defense
SOUTHWEST ASIA, July 26, 2017 — U.S. and coalition military forces continued to attack the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria yesterday, conducting 27 strikes ...
Military coup in Iraq ousts monarchy - archive, 1958
Bagdad is hot but apparently not excessively bothered as Iraq settles down into its new revolutionary mould. A ruined office here and there, a plethora of posters, a few erased slogans, an armed guard at the airport, an elated taxi-cab driver - these ...
North Huntingdon preschool surprises dad a day before Iraq deployment
Staff Sgt. Tom Porter of North Irwin got a surprise send-off at his son's North Huntingdon preschool Wednesday, the day before he reports to Fort Hood, Texas, to train for a deployment to Iraq. “I'm totally surprised by this. It's a very welcome ...
How Intelligence Failures Contributed to ISIS Territorial Gain in Iraq
In Public Safety (blog)
In early July 2017, the Iraqi government regained control of Mosul from the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS), thereby ending a bloody and destructive nine-month campaign. ISIS controlled Mosul for almost three years after seizing control of the ...
ISIS is using booby-traps to preserve the chaos as its 'caliphate' shrinks in Iraq
Freed from ISIL, Mosul slowly comes back to life
Two more German women 'identified among group held in Iraq'
Canada to beef up police presence in Iraq after fall of Mosul
Canada plans to send more police officers to Iraq to advise and train their counterparts as the war-torn country gradually moves from military to police control of newly liberated areas, including the city of Mosul. The Liberal government will shortly ...
New York Daily News
Artist uses Iraq refugees, war veterans in radio project
News 12 Hudson Valley
After nearly five years of research, Rakowitz distilled his project into a radio broadcast that would involve putting the vivacious and caramel-voiced Abdulwahed back on the air, and using Philadelphia-area Iraqi refugees and local Iraq war veterans as ...
Iraq in Philadelphia-Art Project
2100 Fort Polk soldiers will deploy to Iraq this fall
Waxahachie Daily Light
KPLC-TV reports that City of Leesville spokesman Sonny Harrell said Thursday that soldiers from the 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division, will conduct combat and anti-terrorism operations in Iraq. The unit will maintain a presence at their ...
Petrofac wins $100 million in contracts in Iraq
LN) said Wednesday it has secured a contract extension and a new award with a combined value of more than $100 million for construction management, engineering, commissioning and start-up services for two International Oil Companies in Iraq. Shares at ...
Petrofac shares rise on $100m order boost in Iraq
Petrofac announces Iraq contracts worth $100 million
Petrofac wins two deals in Iraq
Iraq Will Give Money to Anyone Who Can Find the Missing Indians Kidnapped by ISIS
Iraq has announced it's offering financial rewards for information regarding the whereabouts of dozens of Indian citizens believed to have been kidnapped by the Islamic State militant group (ISIS) in 2014. Iraqi Foreign Minister Ibrahim al-Jaafari ...
Sushma Swaraj: Can't Say 39 Indians Missing In Iraq Are Dead ...
Missing Indians in Iraq: Would be a sin to declare someone dead without evidence, says Sushma Swaraj
Indians missing in Iraq: 'It is a sin to presume they are dead,' says Sushma Swaraj in Lok Sabha