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Iraq denies resuming joint ops with US-led coalition

An Iraqi government spokesman denied reports on Thursday that joint operations had resumed between local forces and the US-led coalition fighting Islamic State group...

US resumes joint military operations in Iraq

The United States on Wednesday resumed joint military operations with Iraq that had been put on pause after the US drone strike that killed...

Esper: Information Indicated ‘Broad Scale’ Attack Within ‘Matter of Days’

Defense Secretary Dr. Mark T. Esper reiterated his belief on Sunday morning talk shows that elimination of Iranian Gen. Qassem Soleimani would prevent an...

US rejects Iraq request to discuss troop withdrawal

The United States on Friday rejected a request by Iraq to start talks on pulling out its 5,200 troops, notching up the discord after...

63 ‘terrorists’, 25 others killed in Niger army base attack

Heavily armed assailants stormed a military base in Niger on Thursday killing 25 people and leading to fierce clashes that killed 63 “terrorists”, the...

Joint Chiefs Chairman: Defensive Measures Prevented Casualties in Iranian Attack

Although Iranian missiles damaged equipment and infrastructure at U.S. and ally-occupied military installations in Iraq yesterday, training and defensive readiness paid off in no...

#IranvsAmerica: months of escalating tensions

Tensions between Iran and the United States have been steadily escalating for months. After a US strike killed a top Iranian commander last week...

Iran fired ‘more than a dozen’ missiles against US forces in Iraq: Pentagon

Iran fired “more than a dozen” ballistic missiles on Tuesday (Jan 7) against two airbases in Iraq where US and coalition forces are based,...

Germany to withdraw some troops from Iraq

Berlin: Germany will withdraw some of its troops deployed as part of the anti-IS coalition in Iraq, the ministry said Tuesday, in the latest...

Pompeo sees ‘real likelihood’ Iran will try to hit US troops

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Sunday that Iran will probably try to attack American troops after a US strike killed a top...