Development In Iraq
August 4, 2014
The Iraqi Prime Minister has requested the air force provide support to Iraq's Kurdish forces.
Militants from the extremist group the Islamic State have taken control of the Mosul Dam.
August 3, 2014
The Islamic State of Iraq and Syria has captured two northern Iraqi towns, Zumar and Sinjar, and a nearby oil field after a battle with Kurdish forces
Iraqi army forces backed by thousands of volunteers have pushed ahead with their campaign against Takfiri ISIL militants in several areas of the country, inflicting losses on the terrorists.
August 1, 2014
Iraqi Foreign Minister Hoshiyar Zebari says Maliki is mainly to blame for the country's struggle with ISIS militant invasion.
At least ten people were killed in multiple bombings around Baghdad Friday.
July 27, 2014
Newly-released video footage shows the ISIL Takfiri terrorists summarily executing at least 50 Syrian government soldiers in the troubled northern Syria.
July 24, 2014
A shooting and bombing attack on a bus carrying prisoners to Baghdad left 51 prisoners and nine policeman dead.
The main Kurdish blocs in Iraqi parliament have agreed on the candidacy of Fuad Masum for the next president of Iraq.
July 23, 2014
the Iraqi parliament is meeting Wednesday to vote on a new president.
At least 19 people were killed from Iraqi government airstrikes on the militant-held city of Fallujah over the past two days.
July 22, 2014
The UN has denounced ISIL's treatment of Christians and other minorities in Iraq and called on the country's government to do more against the militant group.
July 21, 2014
Militants from radical group ISIS have taken control of key facilities along the Euphrates and Tigris rivers in Iraq, with the threat of cutting water supplies to the Shia population, south of the country.
An ultimatum issued by ISIS militants is causing Mosul's Christians to flee by the hundreds.
July 20, 2014
The Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIS) has claimed responsibility for recent car bombs in Baghdad that left at least 27 dead.