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259 Killed in Iraq; Bombers Back in Baghdad

During Memorial Day observances at Arlington National Cemetery, U.S. President Barack Obama admitted that three U.S. servicemembers have given their lives in “combat” in Iraq and then...

Families of British soldiers killed in Iraq may sue Tony Blair after Chilcot report

The families of slain British soldiers might sue former UK PM Tony Blair if evidence suggests the equipment provided to the troops during the...
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Video: Fight for Fallujah: Iraqi forces enter major ISIS stronghold

Iraqi forces have entered Islamic State-held Fallujah, one of their key strongholds in Iraq, capturing a police station, Reuters reported. On Sunday, Iraq ... Via...

100 Killed in Iraq; New Operation Launched near Mosul

100 Killed in Iraq; New Operation Launched near Mosul A massive operation was launched near Mosul according to Kurdish officials, with the...

Iraq Special Forces Surround Fallujah; 208 Killed

Pictures of Iranian General Qassem Soleimani visiting Shi’ite militiamen in Fallujah have outraged Sunni lawmakers from Anbar province. Iranian media released the pictures of the al-Quds brigade...

‘Absolutely brutal’ Chilcot Iraq war report will not let Tony Blair & Jack Straw...

Sir John Chilcot’s Iraq war inquiry report will not let former Prime Minister Tony Blair,...

Military Denies Bombing Fallujah Hospital; 18 Killed in Iraq

Military Denies Bombing Fallujah Hospital; 18 Killed in Iraq Military forces denied targeting the hospital in Falluja with artillery strikes; however, the hospital...
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Video: Iraqi forces slice through ISIS fortifications on all fronts around Fallujah

Iraqi government-led forces are slicing through ISIS positions around Fallujah, the citadel of the terror organization in the country. After less than a week...

95 Killed in Iraq; Fighting Continues in Fallujah

95 Killed in Iraq; Fighting Continues in Fallujah Conditions in Fallujah are deteriorating rapidly, according to officials. Supplies of essential items such...

Some Light in Iraq’s Dark Tunnel

The U.S. invasion of Iraq in 2003 blasted apart the country’s political structure and left behind widespread chaos, but Iraqis...

‘Unforgivable’: Majority of Brits can’t absolve Tony Blair of his Iraq war sins

Former Prime Minister Tony Blair can never be forgiven for taking the UK into the...

Tony Blair in Big Trouble Over Iraq War Lies?

With just over six weeks to go before the long-awaited release of the Chilcot report into the Iraq War, the calls for former Prime...

Mounting Concerns for Fallujah Residents; 259 Killed in Iraq

Mounting Concerns for Fallujah Residents; 259 Killed in Iraq Grand Ayatollah Ali al-Sistani asked the Iraqi government and the Shi’ite militias to...

66 Killed in Iraq; Forces Claim Victory in Garma

66 Killed in Iraq; Forces Claim Victory in Garma In Fallujah, fighting has subsided in order to clear booby-traps laid out by...

Is the UK’s Iraq Inquiry Set to “savage” Tony Blair?

In spite of all the scepticism regarding the long delayed UK Iraq Inquiry into the illegal invasion of Iraq, with predictions (including by myself)...

Baghdad Claims Progress in Falluja; 164 Killed Across Iraq

Baghdad Claims Progress in Falluja; 164 Killed Across Iraq Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi visited the Falluja frontlines personally and announced that troops...

Falluja Operation Begins; 219 Killed in Iraq

On the heels of a victory in Rutba, Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi announced the launch of Operation Breaking Terrorism (كسر الإرهاب‎) to recover Falluja. The Islamic State militants...

‘Tony Blair lied on Iraq and will be exposed by Chilcot report’ – Corbyn

Former Prime Minister Tony Blair’s lies about weapons of mass destruction and his secret war...
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Video: Anti-govt protesters clash with Iraqi forces in Baghdad

At least three people are reported dead and scores injured after Iraqi state forces used live bullets and tear gas against anti-government protesters attempting...

Protest Casualties Higher; 65 Killed, 506 Wounded in Iraq

Protests in Baghdad led to heavy security throughout the city on Saturday, and many usually busy streets remained empty. Tahrir Square, where demonstrators have been gathering,...

21 Killed, 124 Wounded in Iraq; Baghdad Protests Turn Deadly

21 Killed, 124 Wounded in Iraq; Baghdad Protests Turn Deadly Demonstrators were able to breach security and enter the Green Zone again...

53 Killed in Iraq; Security Forces Draw Closer to Jordanian Border

53 Killed in Iraq; Security Forces Draw Closer to Jordanian Border Security forces captured more territory on the international highway west of...

Green Zone Incursion Calls Into Question Iraq’s Future as a State

Former Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki leads an obstructionist parliament familiar to those watching Republicans in U.S. Congress. (Photo: Thierry Ehrmann / Flickr Commons) On April...

Mass Grave Found near Mosul; 219 Killed Across Iraq

To lessen any hostility from security forces, Shi’ite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr recalled his Saraya Salam (Peace Brigades) from Baghdad and Sadr City streets. They were deployed as...
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Video: COMBAT CAM: Iraqi forces target ISIS petrol sites

Iraqi Ministry of Defense has released footage of coalition aircraft targeting Islamic State petrol station, infrastructure and tactical sites near Mosul and Fallujah, ... Via...

Carnage in Baghdad; 184 Killed in Iraq, including Australian

Carnage in Baghdad; 184 Killed in Iraq, including Australian An Australian man was killed on Tuesday in Daquq when the mine he...

Spies over Baghdad: NSA newsletter reveals agency’s role in Iraq War

NSA intelligence played a key role in preparing the UN for the US invasion of Iraq and aiding the subsequent occupation, while senior agency...

Former VP off Interpol List; 70 Killed in Iraq

Former VP off Interpol List; 70 Killed in Iraq Security forces have launched a significant operation against Rutba. The city, which lies...

Trump blasts Tony Blair for Iraq War ‘disaster,’ says Britain should stand up to...

Presumptive Republican nominee for the US presidential election Donald Trump has attacked former Prime Minister Tony Blair for the Iraq War “disaster,” saying he...

71 Killed in Iraq; ISIS Stage Several Attacks Around Baghdad

71 Killed in Iraq; ISIS Stage Several Attacks Around Baghdad The Shi’ite-led government is shutting down or curtailing media outlets popular with...

Kurd Fighter in Iraq Destroys US-Made Turkish Helo With Russian-Model Missile

Kurd Fighter in Iraq Destroys US-Made Turkish Helo With Russian-Model Missile Peter Van Buren, May 16, 2016 There’s no past in...

Crimes of Aggression? Alex Salmond’s quest to have Tony Blair impeached over Iraq hits...

Scottish National Party (SNP) MP Alex Salmond wants to re-energize a cross-party alliance to see...
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Video: ISIS suicide bombers attack Iraqi gas plant near Baghdad

A suicide bomb attack killed at least 11 people and injured 21 others at a state-run cooking gas factory on the outskirts of Baghdad,...

Heavy Fighting in Anbar Province; 362 Dead in Iraq

Heavy Fighting in Anbar Province; 362 Dead in Iraq In a televised speech, Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi warned that the political impasse...

Soccer Fans Among 86 Killed in Iraq

Soccer Fans Among 86 Killed in Iraq   U.S. military officials fear a continued string of bombings and attacks against civilian targets could stretch...

600 Iraqi civilian abuse claims against British soldiers rejected in court

Six hundred cases against UK troops involving allegations of abused and mistreated Iraqi civilians have...

Bloody Day for Baghdad; 188 Killed in Iraq

The Iraqi government declared that the Islamic State militants now control only 14 percent of the Iraqi territory, down from a high of 40 percent in...

86 Dead in Iraq; ISIS Attacks a Police Station in Abu Ghraib

Demonstrations broke out in Sadr City a day after a massive bombing killed scores of residents. Some charged the government with lax security. Others, including Hakim al-Zamili,...

Admitting the Iraq War Disaster

Despite being total failures, the same people responsible for the Iraq War still dominate the foreign policy of both the Democratic and Republican Parties. As a...

U.S. Service Member Among 67 Killed in Iraq

A U.S. service member died in Iraq of a non-combat injury on Friday. No further details were immediately given. At least 50 mass graves have...

SAS snatches Mosul ISIS leaders in Iraq lightning raids

British special forces under US command have reportedly captured three mid-ranking Islamic State (IS, formerly...

Mission creep? 100s more British troops could be sent to Iraq

Despite the death of a US Navy SEAL on Tuesday while training Iraqi troops, UK...

Lessons from Iraq’s Green Zone Protests

The neocon-engineered disaster in Iraq continues to unfold with protests now penetrating the super-secure Green Zone, but Official Washington resists...

US service member killed near Irbil, Iraq in 'enemy fire'

US Defense Secretary Ash Carter says an American service member has been killed in Iraq. A...
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Video: Anti-corruption protesters storm Iraqi paraliament in Baghdad (SPECIAL COVERAGE)

Hundreds of supporters of influential Iraqi Shiite cleric Moqtada al-Sadr, who have been protesting corruption, have stormed Baghdad's Green Zone. Via Youtube

Contractor Hired Former African Child Soldiers To Guard US Forces in Iraq

A defense contractor hired mercenaries from Africa for $16 a day to guard American bases in Iraq, with one of the company’s former directors...

American B-52 bomber hits ISIS weapons facility in Iraq (VIDEO)

Video footage of an American B-52 Stratofortress bomber destroying an Islamic State weapons storage facility has...
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Video: UK companies recruited ex-child soldiers to work for US in Iraq – report

A number of private British defence companies may have recruited former child soldiers from Africa to work in American army bases in Iraq. That's...

Iraq: Back to the Beginning

With the dispatch of 200 more troop to Iraq, bringing the total to some 4,000, the buildup to the Third Mideast War is approaching...

More ‘Boots on the Ground’ as Obama Again Bolsters Endless Iraq War

Nika Knight Signaling further escalation of U.S. military force in Iraq, U.S. Secretary of Defense Ash Carter announced Monday that 217 additional troops would be...

US to send 200 more troops, Apache helicopters to Iraq to fight ISIS

The US will deploy 217 troops and Apache helicopters to Iraq as part of operations against...

Military chiefs face bashing in Chilcot Iraq war report, possibly published before Brexit vote

Sir John Chilcot’s massively-delayed Iraq war report could be published before the EU referendum despite...

Publish Chilcot Iraq war report within a fortnight or face 'uproar' – MP

There is no good reason why the Chilcot Inquiry report into the legality of the...

Chilcot redacted? Spies to scrutinize Iraq war report before publication

Relatives of British soldiers killed in the Iraq war are concerned that the security services...
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Video: COMBAT CAM: Iraqi Defense Ministry shows video of airstrikes allegedly targeting ISIS

he Iraqi Defense Ministry released a video allegedly showing its air forces targeting ISIS west of Baghdad. According to the ministry, Islamic State suffered...
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Video: Combat footage: Iraq’s elite counterterrorism forces vs ISIS in battle for strategic town

Iraq's elite counterterrorism forces claim to have entered the center of strategically important Hit town which is located along Islamic State supply line. RT...
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Video: “We Will Prevail”: Three Words, Three American Presidents & An Endless War in...

http://democracynow.org - On Tuesday, President Obama announced he's exploring ways to scale up the battle against the self-proclaimed Islamic State in Iraq ... Via Youtube

United States of terrorism? One-third of Iraqis believe the US supports ISIS

The US has spent more than 13 years in Iraq under the guise of fighting terrorism....

Iraq’s Artifacts of Exile

Tell Harmal lion, by Michael Rakowitz In the initial aftermath of the U.S. invasion of Iraq, looters swept through the National Museum in Baghdad and...
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Video: U.S. Radioactive Weapons Fueling Birth Defects in Iraq

Investigative journalist Barbara Koeppel examines how the U.S. is getting away with using radioactive weapons that are causing spikes in birth defects and ... Via...

Iraq Is Broke. You Have To Pay for It.

The next time a candidate or reporter asks during a debate about education or healthcare “But how are you going to pay for that?”...

The Chilcot Inquiry-inquiry: Farcical probe launched into Iraq War report delay

Pushing the boundaries of farce, an inquiry into the Chilcot Inquiry will be launched to...
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Video: Ex-Iraqi interpreter for US army abandoned, stranded on Macedonia border

Among thousands of refugees trapped on the Greek and Macedonian (FYROM) border there are some who qualify for asylum more than others. RT's Roman...
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Video: Iraqi forces free 1,500 prisoners from underground ISIS jail

At least 1500 prisoners have been liberated by Iraqi forces from an underground Islamic State prison, Iraqi officials said. The jail was found during...

Iraq Ranks In Ten Most Corrupt Countries In World, Again

Iraq, the failed state that over 4,600 (and counting…) Americans died to free from some evil tyrant 13 years ago, is still ranking high...
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Video: ‘Problem of Islam’ or ‘Iraqi war fallout’? Panel Discussion following Brussels attacks

The Brussels bombings (and the Paris attacks before them) underscore the immense dangers Europe faces from terrorism. Alongside those fears - concern that ... Via...

Iraq Invasion: Anniversary of The Biggest Terrorist Attack in Modern History?

Since terrorism’s tragedy is again in the news, it is timely to revisit perhaps one of the biggest acts of terrorism in modern history...

Iraq: Another Fine Mess

The cradle of civilisation has become a free for all. Twenty five years after a US-led international coalition of states invaded Iraq...

Ex-US Army Iraqi interpreter seeks refuge in Greece after US rejected entry – report

A former Iraqi US Army interpreter is languishing in a troubled refugee hotspot of Idomeni after...

US deploys more troops on the ground in Iraq to fight ISIS

Washington has sent a detachment of US Marines to Iraq to bolster the fight against the...

Hillary Clinton’s Support for the Iraq War Was No Fluke  

(Photo: Zimbio) In March 2003, just before the U.S. invasion of Iraq, about 100 CODEPINK women dressed in pink slips weaved in and out of...

US Military Contractors Return In Droves to Iraq

America’s mercenaries smell the blood (and the money) and are returning to Iraq. Mercs are a great thing for the U.S. government, in that they...

Pink-Slipping Hillary: On Remembering the Victims of the Iraq War

The following is an excerpt from False Choices: The Faux Feminism of Hillary Clinton , edited by Liza Featherstone and forthcoming June 14 of this year. In March...

Daesh losing battle to forces in Iraq, Syria: US envoy

The United States and its allies claim that they have pounded at least 14 Daesh (ISIL) positions in Iraq and Syria, with a US...
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Video: Turkish military helicopter shot down by Kurds in North Iraq – reports

Reports have emerged that Iraqi Kurds have shot down a helicopter, which they say was used in airstrikes against them. Turkish officials have made...
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Video: Iraqi Kurds claim downing Turkish helicopter – why would govt stay quiet about...

Iraqi Kurds claim downing Turkish helicopter used in airstrikes against them - reports. READ MORE: http://on.rt.com/7609 RT LIVE http://rt.com/on-air Subscribe ... Via Youtube

Iraq’s Greatest Danger Yet: Collapse of: “The most dangerous dam in the world.”

It is hard to believe anything more catastrophic could befall Iraq with perhaps three million dead, between the strangulating 1990 onward embargo and the...

Video: Flower beds, chairs and even clock: Iraqi man recycles old tires into furniture

A tyre repairer in Iraq is recycling tyres destined for the rubbish dump and transforming them into colorful pieces of furniture. Not only are...

Video: Ruins of War: Iraqi army retakes major part of Ramadi from ISIS

Abandoned houses, shelled vehicles, and ruins everywhere were the desolate remains of cities and towns that an RT crew witnessed while flying over areas...

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