June 19, 2014
Washington is interested in sharing information with Iran over Sunni militants in Iraq, says U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry.
Syria's biggest Kurdish group, the Democratic Union Party, was accused of employing child soldiers and committing other abuses, according to a Human Rights Watch report.
Saudi officials denied any involvement in ISIS activities across Iraq and that the kingdom didn't provide any "moral or financial support" to the terrorist network.
Iraq's armed forces are preparing to retake the city of Mosul.
A number of U.S. officials have openly stated that they think Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki should step down.
Hundreds of thousands of Iraqi volunteers are signing up to fight with Baghdad against the jihadist group, the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant.
June 18, 2014
Iraq has appealed to the United States to conduct air strikes on the Sunni militants' strongholds who are responsible for seizing the country's main oil refinery.
ISIL militants abducted at least 100 people, including 40 Indian citizens working at a Turkish construction company near Mosul.
British Prime Minister David Cameron said ISIS terrorism could touch UK soil if the extremist group continued to advance in Iraq and Syria.
Iraq's Kurds have finally formed a new government as of Wednesday following months of debate.
Palestinian factions in the troubled Lebanon camp of Ain al-Hilweh, tightened security ahead of Ramadan in response to developments in Iraq.
Iraq's political leaders called for national unity against ISIS extremists during a closed-door meeting on Tuesday.
ISIS militants attacked Iraq's largest oil refinery in Baiji, reportedly capturing 75 percent of the plant and killing five soldiers.
ISIL militants kidnapped nearly 60 people, including a group of Turkish construction workers, near the town of Dor.
“They pushed us to do this,” Hawrami said. “We’re going to create facts on the ground... Don’t ask me to surrender my rights into your hands.”