Development In Iraq
June 24, 2014
The ISIS-controlled Al Qaim Syria-Iraq border was bombed Tuesday, but it is not yet clear who is behind the attack.
Over 1,000 people have been killed in Iraq in less than three weeks as extremist militants launched an offensive nationwide.
Iraqi forces responded to ISIL attacks across the north and east of the country in an attempt to regain control of captured towns.
After days of intense fighting, ISIL has taken control of a strategic oil refinery in the Salahuddin Province.
Six members of a Sunni family in Baghdad were killed by gunmen as ISIL militants continue their violent campaign across Iraq.
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry visited Iraqi Kurdistan Tuesday to urge Kurdish leaders to partake in the new Iraqi government.
June 23, 2014
Extreme Sunni militants are now in control of the Shiite town of Tal Afar and its airport in northern Iraq.
As the ISIL and other Sunni groups move capture multiple towns in western Iraq, the Jordanian government insists its border with Iraq is secure.
Sunni militants are advancing west and have seized the towns of Rawa and Ana.
Secretary of State John Kerry made an unannounced trip to Baghdad Sunday as Iraqi forces continue to battle ISIL militants.
June 22, 2014
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry told reporters Sunday that Washington is not responsible for the current crisis in Iraq.
An air strike carried out by the Iraqi military has killed at least 40 ISIL militants in Tikrit.
Militants with the ISIL have seized the town of Rutba in Iraq's Anbar province.
June 21, 2014
At least 17 militants were killing in infighting in Iraq's Kirkuk province, and ISIS has captured a key Iraq-Syria border crossing.
Around one million Iraqis have been uprooted from their homes ever since ISIL militants launched attacks in the country, according to UNHCR.