Iraq News

  • al nuri mosque isis

    ISIS blows up historic mosque where 'caliphate' was declared

    By SETH J. FRANTZMAN

  • Mahdi Army

    Iranian-backed militias reach Iraq-Syria border

    By SETH J. FRANTZMAN

  • Iraqi Special Operations Forces (ISOF) gather during an operation to clear the al-Zirai district of

    Iraqi forces using siege and stealth to evict ISIS from Mosul

    By REUTERS

  • ONE OF MANY churches destroyed by ISIS in the Christian town of Qaraqosh, Iraq.

    ISIS crimes scarred Iraqi history and landscape

    By SETH J. FRANTZMAN

  • Shia militia flags hang from a mosque in Mosul

    A hitchhiker’s guide to the militias that now dominate much of Iraq

    By SETH J. FRANTZMAN

  • IRAQI SECURITY FORCES battle ISIS terrorists yesterday in western Mosul.

    On the ground in Mosul: The face of a new Iraqi military, forged in war

    By SETH J. FRANTZMAN

  • Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi

    Report: ISIS leader Baghdadi close to being 'captured or killed'

    By YASSER OKBI/ MAARIV HASHAVUA

  • Trump Israel

    White House source: Trump to leave Iraq off new travel ban order

    By REUTERS

  • Iraqi Shi

    Iraqi Shia cleric Sadr condemns Trump, calls to liberate Jerusalem

    By SETH J. FRANTZMAN

  • Christmass Tree

    Iraqis celebrate first Christmas near Mosul after Islamic State pushback

    By REUTERS