Development In Iraq
October 12, 2014
Officials in Iraq's Anbar province are calling for the U.S. to send ground troops into Iraq to help battle Islamic State militants.
A series of bomb attacks has left at least 26 people dead in Iraq, amid the deadly violence that rages on across the country.
Thousands of Kurds in Britain and across Europe protest against the ISIS attack on Kobane as Turkey stubbornly refuses to help the besieged town.
The Islamic State reportedly publicly executed a local Iraqi cameraman in northern Iraq on Friday, highlighting the dangers faced by both international and local media workers in Syria and Iraq.
America's plans to fight Islamic State are in ruins as the militant group's fighters come close to capturing Kobani and have inflicted a heavy defeat on the Iraqi army west of Baghdad.
October 11, 2014
Iraq's army killed nine militants from the Islamic State and destroyed an IS base in the northern Saladin province, according to security officials.
October 9, 2014
A car bomb explosion in Iraq’s capital city of Baghdad has claimed at least 12 lives.
An Australian jet fighter has targeted positions of the ISIL terrorists in Iraq for the first time since the country joined a US-led international coalition against the terror group.
The British Defence Secretary Michael Fallon said the UK will become more involved in the fight against IS, but ground troops won't be deployed to Iraq and Syria.
US President Barack Obama says the “barbaric” ISIL terrorist organization poses a threat to the world and fighting against the group will be a “difficult mission.”
Isis in Kobani: Still no sign of Turkey reacting to threat on its border as John Kerry says preventing the fall of the town is 'not a strategic objective'
October 8, 2014
The FBI has appealed to the public for any information on individuals who may have traveled abroad to fight alongside Isis.
October 7, 2014
A car bomb has killed at least 17 people and injured 13 others in Iraq's Saladin Province.
IS militants have entered the Syrian Kurdish town of Kobani after weeks of intense fighting.
October 6, 2014
The French Ministry of Defense says Paris is going to step up its military presence in Iraq.