Iraqi Air Force takes delivery of two more F-16s

The Iraqi air force has taken delivery of two more F-16 fighter jets, bringing to six the number of the sophisticated U.S. planes it...

Islamic State unlikely to be ejected from Mosul in 2016: U.S....

An Iraqi-led operation to retake the Islamic State stronghold of Mosul is unlikely to take place this year, a top U.S. intelligence official told...

Iraq deploying thousands of troops to retake Mosul

The Iraqi army is deploying thousands of soldiers to a northern base in preparation for operations to retake the ISIL group's hub of Mosul,...

Iraqi Army liberates all of Ramadi

On Tuesday afternoon, the Iraqi Defense Minister announced full liberation of Al-Ramadi after a two month long battle with the so-called "Islamic State of...

Syria & Iraq battlespace, Feb. 3, 2016 (Video)

South Front with a comprehensive battle update from Syria and Iraq.

Turkish planes violate Iraqi airspace to attack PKK positions

The Turkish Air Force launched a number of airstrikes on Wednesday that targeted the Kurdistan Workers Party's (PKK) positions inside the town of Sidakan...

Barzani: ’time has come’ for referendum on Kurds’ statehood

Iraqi Kurdish leader Massoud Barzani declared that the "time has come" for the country's Kurds to hold a referendum on statehood, his office said...

Iraqi premier warns against sending troops to Syria

Press TV have reported that the Iraqi premier has warned against the deployment of ground troops to Syria, describing the envisioned move as a...

ISIS leader makes rare public appearance in Iraq

The Islamic State of Iraq and Al-Sham's (ISIS) founder and leader "Sheikh Ibrahim Abu Bakr Al-Baghdadi" has reportedly made his public appearance this year...

Iraq says risk to Mosul dam affecting anti-ISIL offensive

An adviser to the Iraqi Prime Minister said on Wednesday that the risk of Mosul dam collapsing and unleashing a huge wave onto the...