Terrorists have attacked a Real Madrid fan club in Iraq for the second time in one month, this time targeting and killing 12 Blancos fans on the night their club won their 11th European Cup by beating Atletico Madrid on penalties inShow More Summary
One month after disturbing reports emerged that the cash-strapped Islamic State regime, which as noted last week is rapidly losing control over territory it had gained during its 2014 blitz offensive in 2014 in Iraq and Syria, has been...Show More Summary
US Tragic terrorist attack in Iraq Real Madrid’s celebrations will be dampened today after it was today reported that ISIS had killed 12 Real Madrid fans in Iraq during the Champions League final. Watching the match in Baakouba, 60km north of Baghdad, Real Madrid fans were gunned down by four terrorists just before the penalty shoot-out […]
Kurdish Peshmerga forces are carrying out a large-scale offensive against the positions of Daesh terrorist group near the city of Mosul in the northern Iraq, the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan’s (PUK) media center said in a statement Sunday.
Saudi Foreign Minister Adel Jubeir said on Sunday that sending Iranian Shiite armed units to Iraq to participate in military operations or undergo training is unacceptable.
Chief of the elite military Special Forces of the Revolutionary Guards “Quds,” General Ghasem Soleimani, said that if the Islamic Republic of Iran had not helped the Syrian army, Daesh would be ruling the whole territory of Syria to...
A bombed out street in Raqqa, Spring 2016 The war against the Islamic State (IS) is about to enter a new, possibly decisive phase. For the first time since it overran large portions of Syria and Iraq and declared its caliphate, IS militants...Show More Summary
Servicemen from the U.S.-led coalition were seen near the front line of a new offensive in northern Iraq launched on Sunday by Kurdish peshmerga forces that aims to retake a handful of villages from Islamic State east of their MosulShow More Summary
TARIQ CAMP, Iraq (AP) — Iraq’s special forces have completed a troop buildup around Fallujah ahead of an operation to retake the Islamic State-held city west of Baghdad. Maj. Dhia Thamir, of the Special Forces Service, says the last battalion arrived at dawn Sunday at the sprawling Tariq Camp outside Fallujah. Thamir declined to comment […]
HASSAN SHAMI, Iraq (Reuters) - U.S. servicemen were seen by a Reuters correspondent near the frontline of an offensive launched on Sunday by Kurdish Peshmerga forces in northern Iraq that aims to retake a handful of villages from Islamic State east of their Mosul stronghold.
By Juan Cole | (Informed Comment) | – – BBC Monitoring surveyed the Arabic press on 27 May for the issue of the Iranian role in the Iraq government campaign to take…
Contracting: America, China, Hong Kong, Russia, Ukraine, Austria, Hungary, Poland, Slovakia, Turkey, Syria, Libya, Iraq, Yemen, Kosovo, Afghanistan, Philippines, Venezuela, Nigeria, South Africa, Malaysia, and Brazil, though the latter...Show More Summary
On this Memorial Day, the Los Angeles Times pays tribute to the California service members who have died in the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq by publishing a selection of comments posted over the last year by those who knew and loved them. Hundreds more can be read on The Times' database, California's...
An operation to oust the Islamic State from a stronghold in Iraq raises concerns that it could feed the same sectarian tensions that have let militants flourish there.
BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Sunni politicians in Iraq condemned on Saturday a visit by Iranian General Qassem Soleimani to Shi'ite paramilitary forces fighting alongside the Iraqi army to drive Islamic State militants out of the Sunni city of Falluja.
Knights of Columbus CEO Carl Anderson testified before a congressional subcommittee, warning that indigenous Christians and other minorities in Iraq and Syria face extinction in less than a decade and that the United States can avert this crisis.
This election is about holding those responsible for the thousands of dead in Iraq and the bankruptcy of the country.
Courtney Kube, NBC News national security producer, talks with Rachel Maddow about new military plans to drive ISIS from Raqqa, Syria and also Fallujah, Iraq.