by Will Freeman Posted on August 1, 2014
The U.S. is keeping military aid flowing to Iraq's government even as it provides support to vicious militias that kill Sunni civilians and deepen the sectarian split driving the current civil war.
by Will Freeman Posted on July 24, 2014
Thousands of Christians have been forced to flee the second-largest city in Iraq, where their families had lived for over a thousand years.
by Hayes Brown Posted on July 24, 2014
The group, while terrible, hasn't ordered this particular form of mutilation in the cities they've captured.
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by Hayes Brown Posted on July 15, 2014
Despite what the former Vice President claims, Iraq was nowhere near the "very stable" place he claims it was when he left office.
by Hayes Brown Posted on July 10, 2014
Despite the headlines, the militant group ISIS hasn't captured usable chemical weapons or nuclear bomb materials.
by Will Freeman Posted on July 10, 2014 Updated: July 11, 2014
ISIS is now the richest terrorist group in the world, and part of their fortune is coming from the black market trade in ancient artifacts.
by Hayes Brown Posted on July 7, 2014
Americans are also still opposed to the idea of sending ground troops back to Iraq, no matter how bad the situation is getting.
by Hayes Brown Posted on July 6, 2014
The missions that nearly 800 U.S. servicemen and women are undertaking as the Iraq crisis continues.
by Jack Jenkins Posted on July 2, 2014
Few have taken ISIS's extreme position of claiming the full power of the caliphate, where a leader assumes total legal and religious authority over Muslims near and far.
by Hayes Brown Posted on June 30, 2014 Updated: June 30, 2014
At least $240 million dollars has made its way into Blackwater's coffers since its lead manager in Iraq threatened to kill an American government official.