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US Eyes New Aid to Iraq to Curb Insurgent March

With no obvious replacement for Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki — and no apparent intent on his part to step down — Washington is largely resigned to continue...

Militants Post Images of Mass Killing in Iraq

(BAGHDAD) — The Islamic militant group that swept across northern Iraq and captured two major cities last week has posted graphic photos that appear to show its...

Militants Post Photos of Mass Killing in Iraq

(BAGHDAD) — The Islamic militants who overran cities and towns in Iraq last week posted graphic photos that appeared to show their gunmen massacring scores of...

U.S. Boosts Baghdad Embassy Security, Moves Staff

(WASHINGTON) — Security at the U.S. embassy in Baghdad was bolstered and some staff members were being moved out of Iraq’s capital city as it was threatened by...

Iran’s President: Ready to Help Iraq if Asked

MoreSunnis, Shi’ites and Kurds Leap into Battle in Iraq, Risking a SplitObama: We’re Not Sending American Troops Back to IraqTurmoil in Iraq as Extremist...

ISIS Claims Massacre of 1,700 Iraqi Soldiers

New claims circulated on the radical militant group's Twitter and social media accounts purport to detail mass graves and brutal killings, in a gruesome...