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German respondents were slightly more divided about the American air strikes in Iraq, with 48 percent of Germans saying they
Hajir's mother is one of several Yazidis interviewed this week by BBC reporter Yalda Hakim at the camp in Dohuk. Tens of
According to reports on Saturday, Islamic extremists killed more than 80 men from the Yazidi religious minority group in
"What would airstrikes accomplish?" he asked. "We know that Iran is aiding the Iraqi government against ISIS. Do we want
By Missy Ryan and Will Dunham Appearing on the program "Fox News Sunday," Senator Lindsey Graham of South Carolina, another
Discussions about extending the U.S.–Iraq Status of Forces Agreement fell apart in 2011 after Iraq's government adamantly
"That entire analysis is bogus and wrong but frequently gets peddled around here," he said. During his daily briefing, White
The U.S. conducted its first airstrike against Islamic militants outside the Kurdish city of Irbil in Iraq on Friday, the
President Barack Obama authorized U.S. airstrikes in northern Iraq Thursday night, warning they would be launched if needed to defend Americans from advancing Islamic militants and protect civilians under siege. His announcement threatened a renewal of U.S. military involvement in the country's long sectarian war.
According to the White House, Vice President Biden spoke with Maliki on Wednesday (along with other Iraqi political leaders