Iran Starts Building $2.5 Billion Power Plant in IraqIran announces start of its largest engineering services project ever, as its influence expands in Iraq even as American influence fades.
US Chief of Staff Blames Obama-Clinton Iraq Policy for ISISUS Army general who spent most years in Iraq condemns 'frustrating' pullout against his advice that led to rise of ISIS.
White House Decries ISIS 'Atrocities' After Bombing Kills 90ISIS bombing on Muslim holiday leaves 16-ft wide crater and 90 dead. White House condemns 'purposeful and vicious' civilian targeting.
Hamas, Saudis to Work Together Against ISIS?There's no love lost between Hamas and Saudi Arabia, but a common enemy may bring the two together.
US Returns Hundreds of Iraqi Artifacts After Raid on ISISISIS's top financier caught with artifacts raided from Assyrian-era historical sites; they were likely to be sold on the black market.
ISIS Breaks Own Cruelty Record: Blows Up Baby for DemonstrationArabic media reports say ISIS trainer taught recruits booby-trap methods by blowing up infant child.
21 Killed in String of Baghdad BombingsA string of bomb explosions, including two suicide attacks, kill at least 21 in Shiite-dominated neighborhoods of Iraqi capital.
ISIS Jihadists Attack Iraqi Forces in AnbarISIS fighters attack Iraqi police and soldiers in an area considered a major staging ground for operations to reconquer Anbar.
Obama: The Fight Against ISIS Will be LongPresident Obama says the coalition battling ISIS would intensify its campaign, but warns there could still be setbacks.
How ISIS is Making Sunnis an Offer They Can't RefuseExperts reveal the tactics of intimidation and promises of protection that ISIS is using to try and tip the power balance in Iraq, Syria.
Iraqi Warplane Accidentally Bombs Baghdad; Seven DeadAt least seven dead after plane malfunctions over eastern Baghdad.
Christians Fight Back Against ISIS's Islamic WarAfter suffering choice of forced conversion, tax to stay Christian or death, Iraqi Christians are taking up arms to fight for their faith.
US, Iran-Backed Shi'ite Forces Not CooperatingPentagon reveals Shi'ite fighters at Iraqi base where 450 US troops were sent, but that the two forces not working together to fight ISIS.
Australian Jihadists Beheaders Killed in IraqTwo Australian citizens believed killed fighting for ISIS in Iraqi city of Mosul; one posted pictures of young son holding severed heads.
American Airstrike Kills 'Person of Interest' in Benghazi AttackPentagon says an ISIS operative involved in the 2012 Benghazi attack was killed in an airstrike in northern Iraq.
ISIS to Turn Biblical Prophet Jonah's Tomb into a 'Fun Park'Iraqi minister decries 'crime against heritage' as ISIS contracts to build 'park and fun city' on tomb of ancient Jewish prophet in Mosul.
One Year On, No Quick Fix to ISIS 'Caliphate'Islamic State here to stay for foreseeable future, experts say - but how is it enduring US-led air campaign and Kurdish onslaught?
Watch: Rice's Damning List of Hillary Clinton's AccomplishmentsNational Security Adviser praises Democratic candidate for Iraq pullout and TPP - exposing Middle East blindness and trade deal flip-flop.
ISIS Foreign Legion Unleashes Quadruple Car BombingFour ISIS suicide car bombers, a Kuwaiti, Palestinian Arab, Briton and German, leave at least 11 fighters dead in Toyota convoy of death.
Iraq's Ex-PM Blames ISIS Success on Mother of All ConspiraciesInstead of admitting attempt to commandeer army and isolate Sunni majority, ex-premier says 'it's a conspiracy to deny conspiracy.'
ISIS Video Celebrates a Year to Its 'Caliphate'One year later, ISIS recalls capture of Mosul when US-trained Iraqi troops fled in a lavish propaganda film.
Obama Sends More Troops to Iraq, But Still No ISIS Strategy450 more US personnel will join 3,100 military advisers already in Iraq; Republicans slam Obama for 'tactical' moves without strategy.
Obama Approves 450 More Troops for IraqPresident Obama approves the deployment of 450 more American military trainers to Iraq as fight against ISIS continues.
Report: Yazidis Kill Arab Villagers in Revenge AttackIn response to endless massacres and mass rapes by ISIS and other jihadists, Yazidi militias strike Sunni villages in Iraq.
Pentagon Planning to Deploy More Troops to IraqPentagon spokesman reveals new plans to train more Iraqi forces and Sunni tribal fighters are being finalized.
Iraqi Government HQ Lethally Assaulted by TerroristsTerrorists launch attack during council meeting, leaving civilians and police dead; attack exactly one year after ISIS launched offensive.
Iraqi Forces Advance in ISIS-Controlled BaijiIraqi forces advance against ISIS in Baiji as they try to retake the strategic town for a second time.
'Voice of Saddam's Regime' Dies at 79Former Iraqi foreign minister Tareq Aziz dies in hospital after years of poor health as a convicted prisoner.
Sunni Tribes in Iraq Swear Loyalty to ISISInfluential tribal sheikhs announce allegiance to ISIS and express enmity to Shi'ite-run government, as sectarian tensions continue to boil.
Iraq Forces Repel ISIS Car Bomb AssaultIraqi security forces use anti-tank missiles to repel suicide bombers driving vehicles packed with explosives, including a bulldozer.
Fight Against ISIS Could Take 'A Generation or More'General John Allen notes ISIS is a 'global threat' that has wreaked havoc on the Middle East; fight 'will be a long campaign.'
More than 10,000 ISIS Jihadis Killed in AirstrikesUS Deputy Secretary of State dismisses criticism of air campaign, insists 'significant progress' has been made in fight against ISIS.
Iranian Revolutionary Guards Commander Killed in IraqCommander Jassem Nouri was fighting ISIS alongside Hezbollah in Ramadi takeover.
Two ISIS Propaganda Filmmakers Killed in Iraq AirstrikeAmerican national believed to be one of dozens of ISIS commanders killed in response to brutal execution of Iraqi soldier.
Iraqi PM: We Lost 2,300 Armored Vehicles to ISISIraqi security forces lost 2,300 Humvee vehicles when ISIS overran Mosul, Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi reveals.
Just Like ISIS: Iraqi Shia Militiamen Burn Sunni Man AliveIn gruesome reenactment of ISIS burning of Jordanian pilot, Sunni man accused of belonging to ISIS burned by Iraqi militias.
ISIS Claims Blasts at Upscale Baghdad HotelsISIS claims responsibility for car bombings at two upscale Baghdad hotels that killed at least nine people.
Dual Bombs Blast Baghdad HotelsCar bombs rip through upscale hotels in center of Iraqi capital, leaving at least 9 dead and dozens others wounded.
Blasts in Baghdad Kill at Least 3Car bombs explode near two of the Iraqi capital's most high-profile hotels, killing at least three people and wounding 13.
Iraq Exhumes 500 Bodies from ISIS Massacre in TikritRemains of nearly 500 people, believed to have been executed by ISIS during Speicher massacre in Tikrit, exhumed Wednesday.
When Baghdad Burned: The June 1941 Farhud MassacreThe fusion of Nazism and Arab nationalism in the Middle East spelled unimaginable horror for Iraq's ancient Jewish community.
Senior Shia Cleric Criticises Sectarian Name of Anti-ISIS Op.Influential Shi'ite cleric says codename for operation against ISIS in Anbar could paint already-sectarian war...as a sectarian war.
US Laments Shia Militias' Blatantly Sectarian Name for Iraq Op.Shia Islamist militias inflame tensions by using Shia slogan for operation to oust ISIS from majority-Sunni Anbar Province.
Iraq Cutting Off ISIS Ahead of Offensive to Retake RamadiIraqi forces try to tighten noose on capital of largest province which fell to ISIS, full scale assault within days.
Iraq Blocking Citizens Fleeing ISISAid group says Iraq is forcing people from Anbar province, where Ramadi recently fell to ISIS, to return to the battle zones.
How Iran's Militias Are Better Than Iraq's ArmySoldiers reveal 'will to fight' isn't Iraqi army's only problems, as lack of supplies and leadership highlight benefits of Shi'ite forces.
Joe Biden Tries to Smooth Iraq Ties After Pentagon OutburstVice President attempts to smooth tensions with Baghdad after US Sec of Defense suggests the Iraqis have lost 'will to fight' ISIS.
Iraq Condemns US Defense Secretary Carter's CriticismAfter US defense chief says Iraq lacks will to defeat ISIS, Iraqi leaders and generals note surprise, say he was 'fed wrong information.'
Sec of Def Ashton Carter: Iraqis Have No 'Will to Fight' ISISUS Secretary of Defense criticizes Iraqi forces for fleeing Ramadi and leaving the city to ISIS, despite having them 'vastly outnumbered'
Iraqi Deputy PM Berates 'Shameful' Retreat from ISISSunni politician condemns army fleeing from ISIS as it conquered Ramadi, says US airstrikes are 'not enough.'
ISIS Conquers Last Syrian Border Crossing to IraqISIS continues blitz, seizing last crossing held by Assad's regime forces and solidifying hold after conquering half of Syria.
Pentagon to Expedite Shipment of Shoulder Weapons to IraqAn expedited shipment of 2,000 shoulder-fired weapons from Washington expected to arrive in Iraq next week.
American Airstrike in Syria Killed 2 Children, Military AdmitsOfficials in the United States military admit that airstrikes against Islamist extremists in Syria killed two children last November.
US Arming Iraq with 1,000 Anti-Tank Missile Systems against ISISSystems needed to deal with massive suicide car bomb onslaughts by ISIS, as US wonders what went wrong in Ramadi.
ISIS Enters Ancient Palmyra, Threatening Priceless ArtifactsIslamic State jihadists enter ancient Syrian city for second time, after briefly taking parts on Saturday, now control a third of the city.
Obama Considering Arming Iraqi Sunni Tribes against ISISWhite House facing criticism over substituting decisive policy for 'posturing and half-measures,' after ISIS advances in Iraq.
Militias, ISIS Amass for Shia-Sunni Showdown in Iraq's RamadiAfter Islamic State sweeps Iraqi army aside in 3-day blitz, Iranian-backed militias poised for counterattack; Iranian DM visits Baghdad.