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Iraq crisis: NGO says Syrian al-Qaeda has merged with ISIL

Jun 26, 2014

Iraq crisis: NGO says Syrian al-Qaeda has merged with ISIL

The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said the merger is significant because it opens the way for ISIL to take control of both sides of the border: from Iraq and Syria #White House #World #Barack Obama #Terrorism #Syria #Jay Carney #NewsTracker #USA #Iraq #United States of America #al-Qaida #Drone Strikes #Jihadists #kurdish #Mosul #Militancy in Iraq #Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant #US withdrawal from Iraq
Iraq: Sushma Swaraj to meet Indian envoys to discuss crisis

Jun 23, 2014

Iraq: Sushma Swaraj to meet Indian envoys to discuss crisis

The militants, led by the jihadist Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS), seized the towns of Rawa and Ana after taking the Al-Qaim border crossing on Saturday #World #sushma swaraj #NewsTracker #Iraq #Insurgency #Shi'ite #al-Qaida #Nouri al-Maliki #Ramadi #Sunni #India Iraq relations #Ana #ISIL #ISIS #Iraq insurgency #Indians in Iraq #Iraq crisis #Rawa
Iraq insurgency: Militants seize two more towns, kill 21

Jun 23, 2014

Iraq insurgency: Militants seize two more towns, kill 21

The militants, led by the jihadist Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS), seized the towns of Rawa and Ana after taking the Al-Qaim border crossing on Saturday, residents said. #World #NewsTracker #Iraq #Insurgency #Shi'ite #al-Qaida #Nouri al-Maliki #Ramadi #Sunni #Ana #ISIL #ISIS #Iraq insurgency #Iraq crisis #Rawa
Iraq: Baghdad fear-stricken, economy upset as ISIL inches closer

Jun 23, 2014

Iraq: Baghdad fear-stricken, economy upset as ISIL inches closer

Battlefield setbacks and the conflict's growing sectarian slant is turning Iraq's capital into an anxiety-filled place waiting for disaster to happen. #World #TheLongView #Iran #Iraq #Baghdad: #al-Qaida #Nouri al-Maliki #Shiites #Sunnis #ISIL #ISIS #Iraq insurgency #Iraq crisis #Peace Brigades

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Iraq: Baghdad fear-stricken, economy upset as ISIL inches closer

Aug 08, 2014

A guide to daily developments in Iraq

The U.S. military, three years after pulling out of Iraq, launched airstrikes against Islamic State targets in the country's northern region Friday, using drones and fighter jets to stem a Sunni insurgency led by the al-Qaida breakaway group... #Iraq #Al-Qaeda #Baghdad
Iraq: Baghdad fear-stricken, economy upset as ISIL inches closer

Jul 25, 2014

Women charged with sending money to al-Qaida-linked group in Somalia

Five people, including two women in the U.S., have been charged with funneling money to the Al Qaeda-linked extremist group Al Shabab in Somalia, prosecutors said... #Al-Qaeda #Somalia #Al-Shabab
Iraq: Baghdad fear-stricken, economy upset as ISIL inches closer

Aug 20, 2014

After James Foley's death, another American hostage at risk by Islamic State

In a horrifying act of revenge for U.S. airstrikes in northern Iraq, militants with the Islamic State extremist group have beheaded American journalist James Foley and are threatening to kill another hostage, U.S. officials say. The White House must ... #Syria #Iraq #Barack Obama #New Hampshire #Al-Qaeda #Facebook