Iraqi forces advance to weaken ISIL stronghold of Mosul
Iraqi forces have recaptured four villages from the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) group near its stronghold of Mosul.
Trump’s Fight vs. The Khans: How much damage is he doing?
Mark Halperin and John Heilemann discuss the dispute between Republican nominee Donald Trump and Khizr and Ghazala Khan, parents of Capt. Humayun Khan, a Muslim-American soldier awarded the Bronze Star and Purple Heart after he was killed in Iraq in 2004.
Trump rebuts criticism by Army father at DNC
Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump rejected criticism from the father of a soldier killed in Iraq who said the Republican presidential nominee had 'sacrificed nothing and no one.
Aid shortage leaves Iraq’s displaced suffering
Violence in the south of the city of Mosul is forcing civilians from their homes, adding to the nearly three and a half million Iraqis who are internally displaced.
ISIL leader Omar Al-Shishani killed in Iraq
The Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant has confirmed that its senior operative Abu Omar al-Shishani has been killed just south of Mosul.
Iraq is Harvard for terrorism - Donald Trump
Presumptive Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump called Iraq, 'Harvard for terrorism' on Tuesday at a campaign event in Raleigh, North Carolina.
ISIL kills at least 11 Libyan fighters near Sirte
At least 11 Libyan fighters have been killed in battles with fighters of the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) near the city of Sirte. Forces loyal to the government in Tripoli say they are making gains but ISIL denies it is losing ground.
Iraq continues offensive to retake IS-held Mosul
The Iraqi army troops and allied militia continued on Friday what is expected to be a long and difficult offensive to retake the second city of Mosul, the Islamic State group's main hub in Iraq.