September 2, 2015
Turkey's parliament will discuss a motion to extend military operations in Iraq and Syria.
Over 18 Turkish workers were kidnapped Wednesday by masked men in military uniforms during a raid in Baghdad.
Over 12 Iraqi soldiers were killed after being hit by mortar shells during clashes with Daesh militants in Anbar province.
Violence in Iraq killed 1,325 people during the month August, according to the UN.
September 1, 2015
The new strategy will address the recent bombings across Iraq’s violence-wracked capital.
August 31, 2015
Welcome to the year where a brutal terrorist organization has more 'brand recognition' that the Vatican and Jersey.
Four Iraqi Shia fighters believed to be from the Popular Mobilization forces were chained up and burned alive in a new video released by Daesh extremists.
Theeb gets new release date in Iraq's cinemas, the ninth Arab country to host the film.
The US-led coalition against Daesh hasn't made much of an impact on the militant group, and with Turkey announcing joint airstrikes in Syria with America last week, it made matters worse.
August 30, 2015
Since Tunisian street vender Tarek al-Tayeb Mohamed Bouazizi set himself alight in 2011 sparking the Arab revolts, it was against corruption. Over the years, demonstrations have continued across the Middle East by why is corruption still never-ending?
Hundreds of people were abducted in Iraq's western province of Anbar by Daesh militants, according to local media outlets.
The Turaibil/Karameh crossing has been closed since mid-July over security concerns, adding to Jordanian exporters' woes.
Five Iraqi army officers were killed on Saturday by a roadside bomb planted on the border between Iraq and Jordan, according to an Iraqi military source.
August 28, 2015
A bomb detonated in eastern Baghdad on Friday in a suspicious car that had been taken to a police station.
August 27, 2015
The Kurdish government said oil companies operating in northern Iraq will get help to endure the depressed oil economy.
Two Iraqi army generals, among others, were killed Thursday when a Daesh suicide bomber detonated his vehicle in the provincial capital of Ramadi.
August 26, 2015
Kurdish forces in northern Iraq launched an early morning offensive against Daesh militants in Kirkuk province on Wednesday, seizing ten villages and 250 square kilometers of territory.
Three Lebanese men were arrested by security forces under suspicion of forming a Daesh recruitment cell.
Ten people were executed in front of their family members by Daesh in the Iraqi town of Mosul, a Kurdish spokesperson said.
According to a New York Times report, Pentagon probes claim officials have skewed reports on US military progress against Daesh.
August 25, 2015
A suspected Daesh militant struck an Iraqi military convoy with an explosives laden vehicle near Ramadi.
Turkish security sources announced that 34 suspected PKK members have been killed in northern Iraq during an aerial asssault.
The ad received backlash from Twitter users when the extremists posted it last week.
The council held its first discussion solely dedicated to gay rights on Monday.
The Obama administration said it had "no intention" to reopen an embassy in Tehran that has been closed for decades.
Lawmakers in Iraq called on Prime Minister Haider Al-Abadi to sever ties with the Islamic Da’wa Party and declare a state of emergency in the country.
August 24, 2015
Three suicide car bombs were used in an attack on an Iraqi military outpost in Anbar province that killed eight soldiers on Monday.
Jordanian film "Theeb" lands in Iraqi cinemas on Thursday.
At least 500,000 people fleeing violence from the Iraqi province of Diyala were told to leave Kirkuk within one month by the city's council.
August 23, 2015
Daesh militants used suicide bombs and mortars in an attack that killed 17 Iraqi soldiers and six Sunni militiamen in Iraq's Anbar province on Sunday.
Demonstrators reopened access to roads that led to the Umm Qasr port after two days of protests.
Daesh abducted 20 people from villages near Kirkuk after accusing them of cooperating with the Iraqi government.
Turkey began an offensive against the PKK on July 24, shortly after a deadly suicide bombing in southeastern Suruc district that killed 34.
Two separate attacks in the provincial capital of Ramadi left up to 50 Iraqi soldiers dead, a top official said Saturday.
August 22, 2015
The Iraqi army, backed by volunteer forces, has managed to recapture a major village from Daesh in the northern province of Salahuddin, as it continues the battle against the militant group.