Iraq

The incident took place during Ashoura commemorations, when hundreds of thousands of people converge on the city of Karbala.
Nicholas Slatten played a part in a 2007 massacre of Iraqi civilians, including children.
Jimmy Aldaoud reportedly came to the U.S. as a baby and didn't speak Arabic. He died after he was unable to get insulin, his family says.
The freshman senator from Arizona used her maiden speech to tell the story of an Iraq War veteran who died by suicide.
After voting for the Iraq War, Biden tried to drastically reorganize the country along ethnic and sectarian lines and helped lay the groundwork for ISIS to thrive.
David Bellavia, who is credited with saving the lives of his entire squad, will receive the nation's highest military decoration.
From walking back his Hyde Amendment stance to bungling his climate plan rollout, the 2020 presidential candidate had a rough seven days.
The 2020 Democratic candidate's critique came after Biden publicly changed his mind about the Hyde Amendment.
The South Bend Mayor also called the Iraq War, which he said national security adviser John Bolton helped create, one of the worst foreign policy mistakes in U.S. history.
Rising tensions with Iran look at lot like the march to war against Iraq in 2003, the "Late Show" host says.
“To survive those deployments in Iraq and to die like this is just devastating,” Ronald Sanchez's former wife said.
At the root of the recent spike in tensions appears to be Trump’s decision a year ago to pull out of the nuclear deal.
It's the latest sign of tensions sweeping the region over still-unspecified threats that the Trump administration says are linked to Iran.
They've risked their lives working for the American military abroad, yet the number of interpreters being granted U.S. visas has fallen sharply.
The figure is hundreds more than the number the U.S.-led coalition claims over the entire four-year campaign against IS, the groups said.
"Congressman Jones will long be remembered for his honesty, faith and integrity," his office said.
"God, he's talking to special operations soldiers in Iraq. It's sort of embarrassing," former Gen. Barry McCaffrey told MSNBC.
Critics say deployments of special operation forces — including Navy SEALs — are almost always classified events.
President Donald Trump visited troops in Iraq for the first time during his presidency.
The president told military personnel in Iraq that they'll get a raise of over 10 percent, their first in a decade. But it's 2.6 percent, and they get a hike every year.