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Iraq

‘America can’t be part of any solution to stop the ISIS violence’
The solution has to be within the region itself and that is why the people in the way should oppose any further involvement of the Americans or their allies as they have created this terrible scenario inside Iraq, political analyst Chris Bambery told RT.

17.06.2014 09:17

​Gruesome ISIS atrocities: Video shows Iraqi soldiers insulted, then executed (GRAPHIC)
Militants taking-over parts of Iraq make no bones about broadcasting their reign of terror. Fresh footage from the ISIS-occupied territories shows Iraqi soldiers being taunted and executed by exuberant militants.

17.06.2014 07:36

Obama announces 275 troops to deploy to Iraq for embassy security in Baghdad
US President Barack Obama has announced 275 US troops will be deployed to Iraq to provide security for the US Embassy in Baghdad as Sunni insurgents continue to test the nation’s security forces in its push closer to the capital.

16.06.2014 22:16

You've been lied to all the time: Chelsea Manning issues dire warning about Iraq
As the White House weighs the possibility of taking military action in war-torn Iraq, WikiLeaks source Chelsea Manning is warning that it’s imperative that the American media demands unfettered access to any operations overseas.

16.06.2014 17:09

Desperate times: Kerry says US ready to turn to Iran, drone strikes, to fight ISIS
US Secretary of State John Kerry says that Washington is ready to use radical measures to halt the ISIS offensive in Iraq – including enlisting Iran’s help and launching air strikes.

16.06.2014 16:08

‘Blair has finally gone mad’: London mayor ridicules ex-PM over Iraq
Tony Blair’s essay on how the Middle East should blame its own religious dynamics for its troubles – instead of Western attempts at intervention - has seen London Mayor Boris Johnson launch a scathing attack on the “unhinged” former PM.

16.06.2014 10:00

‘Black flag of jihad will fly over London’: Alarm over UK-born Iraq fighters' threat
Terror alerts, 9/11-style bombings and murders of British citizens will soon come to London’s streets, according to chilling threats from UK citizens fighting alongside Islam’s most violent terrorist group operating in Syria and Iraq.

16.06.2014 05:28

​Islamist terrorism factories steaming in top gear
It was a bad week for blowback. So it goes. Tit-for-tat. Violence begets violence, as every schoolboy knows.

16.06.2014 08:20

ISIS 'greatest national security threat since 9/11,' lawmakers warn
Prominent US Republicans say the recent success of Al-Qaeda offshoot ISIS in Iraq and Syria poses a danger not only to the stability of the Middle East, but also to US national security.

16.06.2014 03:56

ISIS 'execute' 1,700 Iraqi soldiers, post gruesome pictures (GRAPHIC)
Radical Sunni militants who have been capturing cities in northwest Iraq claimed on Twitter that they executed 1,700 Iraqi soldiers. The radicals posted graphic photos as evidence.

16.06.2014 02:04

US preparing for direct dialogue with Iran over ISIS threat in Iraq – report
The US is getting ready for an open dialogue with Iran to discuss Iraq’s security concerns and ways of responding to radical Sunni militia that have been gaining ground in western Iraq, The Wall Street Journal quoted senior US officials as saying.

15.06.2014 23:42

US evacuates Baghdad embassy staff as ISIS militants overrun another town in northwest Iraq
Sunni insurgents led by ISIS jihadists captured the northwestern Iraqi town of Tal Afar on Sunday, reports say, as the militants continue their advance on Baghdad. The US says it is relocating some of its embassy staff to other Iraqi cities.

15.06.2014 20:02

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