Development In Iraq
October 1, 2014
Iraqi tribesmen have found a depot of Jordan-made weapons belonging to ISIL Takfiri militants in northern part of the country.
Islamic State militants have beheaded nine Kurdish fighters who were captured during clashes near Kobani.
Iraqi Kurdish troops drove IS fighters from a strategic border crossing with Syria Tuesday.
The British Royal Air Force has begun air strikes against Islamic State militants in Iraq.
September 30, 2014
Kurdish Peshmerga forces are carrying out military operations against Islamic State militants on three different fronts in northern Iraq.
Islamic State militants have released a new video featuring British hostage John Cantlie criticizing Obama's military strategy.
Iraqi soldiers have recaptured over a dozen villages in Diyala province from IS militants.
September 29, 2014
It’s perfectly reasonable to negotiate with villains like Isis, so why don’t we do it and save some lives? Nobody criticises the Israeli government when it swaps prisoners with Hezbollah
September 28, 2014
For the first time since Britain's parliament authorized air strikes against Islamic State militants, two RAF jets flew combat missions over Iraq.
Iraq's Foreign Minister once again rejected the idea of foreign troops in Iraq at the U.N. General Assembly.
September 27, 2014
British politicians have overwhelmingly voted to launch air strikes alongside the U.S. and France against the Islamic State in Iraq.
September 26, 2014
Militants from the extremist group, the Islamic State, have executed a prominent Iraqi women's rights activist in the city of Mosul.
September 25, 2014
Security Council passes legally binding resolution to tackle surge of foreign terrorist fighters.
David Cameron's speech to the UN General Assembly: British PM warns world leaders of Isis's 'murderous plans to expand its borders' and pledges to take action
French President Francois Hollande on Wednesday confirmed the death of Frenchman Herve Gourdel, who was held hostage by Algerian militants linked to Islamic State.