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Iraq urges Turkish troops pullout, threatens military action

Jim W. Dean - Turkey keeps pushing its "unsaid hand" that it has permission to be in Kurdistan to train troops with Kurdish permission, and hence it is none of Baghdad's business.

CIA-Mossad Party Animal Caught in Iraq

ISIL Leader Abu Bakr Al-Baqdadi's chief of staff has been killed in an airstrike in Northern Iraq, media reports said on Tuesday.

Turkey breaks Iraq agreement to send in more troops

Jim W. Dean - After Turkey had promised Iraq it would not send more troops into Iraq without consulting Baghdad first, it has announced today that more troops are going in, to fight terrorism, but without permission. You just can't make this stuff up!

Canadian Air Force Gives ISIS a Big Assist in Iraq

Military sources announced on Monday that the warplane that bombarded the Iraqi army's military positions in Anbar province on Sunday belonged to Canada's Air Force.

Iraq: Captured Mobile Phone Ties Turkish Intelligence to ISIS

(IraqiNews.com) Salahuddin – On Monday, al-Hashed al-Shaabi leader Jabbar al-Maamouri announced, that the security forces have found a mobile phone belonging to a prominent leader...

Iraq urges UNSC resolution against Turkey troop deployment

Jim W. Dean - The new destabilization scam now is having military powers asserting the right to put military forces into another country simply by declaring the act as a counter-terrorism move being done for national defense...a blank check on military aggression.

Pentagon Caught Lying About Iraq Bombing Error

An unverified video has emerged allegedly showing US forces carrying out an airstrike that an Iraqi PM says killed at least 30 Iraqi government...

US Urges Turkey to Draw Back Troops from Iraq

The US has urged Turkey to respect the Iraqi sovereignty and territorial integrity and to draw back its “unauthorized” military forces from northern Iraq. US...

Northern Iraq: A falling out among thieves

Islamic State militants launched an attack on a military camp in northern Iraq where Turkish troops are stationed on Wednesday. According to officials, seven...

First Line Russian Armour Arrives in Iraq

The Russian Defense Ministry supplied a large cargo of military and arms aid to Iraq as part of the Moscow-Baghdad growing anti-terrorism cooperation.

While Turkey invades Iraq, Kurds sign illegal gas deal with Turkey

Editor's note: The Kurds would normally be unable to deliver on this kind of project without two things, Turkish help in seizing Baghdad's gas fields and full cooperation from ISIS.

McCain and Graham: 100,000 Troops Needed in Iraq to Defeat...

The US is to send some 10,000 troops to Iraq to provide support for a 90,000-strong force from the Gulf states, a leading Iraqi...

Exclusive Interview: Nouri al Maliki on US-Turkish Involvement in Iraq

Nahed Al Husaini VT Damascus Bureau (Exclusive interview with former Prime Minister Nouri al Maliki

Iraq Considering Air Attack on Turkish Incursion

Iraqi Prime Minister Haidar al-Abadi ordered the country's air force to go on alert after the Ankara government ignored Baghdad's recent warnings to withdraw Turkish troops from Northern Iraq.

Is Erdogan Planning to become the Mad King of Iraq?

by Gordon Duff, Senior Editor and Nahed al Husaini, Bureau Chief, VT Damascus   In direct consultation with the highest levels of the government in Baghdad,...

Iraq Gives Turkey Ultimatum, Will Seek UN Support, Sanctions Against Turkey

"Iraq has the right to use all available options, including resorting to the UN Security Council in the absence of the withdrawal of these forces within 48 hours," Abadi said

Turkish Press: Turkey Moving 14,000 Troops into Iraq in Ploy...

FATIH ŞEMSETTIN IŞIK ISTANBUL Editor's note:  The piece below is by a government controlled press outlet and gives Erdogan's version of events to which Baghdad and...

Iraq Offers to Send Troops to Turkey to Fight ISIS, at...

  TEHRAN (FNA)- Spokesman of Iraq's Volunteer Forces (Hashd al-Shaabi) Karim al-Nouri blasted Ankara for dispatching troops to the Northern parts of Iraq, and warned...

Reuters Hoax: Turkish Troops Enter Iraq for Training Mission, But Training...

More than 100 Turkish military personnel have been deployed in the Mosul region in northern Iraq to provide training, various media have reported, citing Turkish security sources.

Senior MP: Turkey Preventing Delivery of Russian Helicopters to Iraq

TEHRAN (FNA)- A senior Iraqi lawmaker blasted the Turkish government for impeding delivery of Russia's military helicopters to his country. "Turkey is preventing the delivery...

Breaking: Iraq Will File Protest at UNSC if Turkey Confirmed to...

"If the Iraqi government receives enough evidence and details, without any hesitation it will file a protest at the UN Security Council and all other relevant...

Is Cameron a Chamberlain pretending to be a Churchill?

The British military elite learned their lesson in Dunkirk. This time they are going to be ready.

Russia Continues to Knock Out Illegal Oil Trade in Syria and...

Russian aircraft on Thursday morning delivered the third massive strike at terrorists in Syria MOSCOW, November 19 /TASS/. Russian bombers on Thursday destroyed the headquarters...

ISIS Tribal Executions Paid Back in Spades in Iraq

The leader of Albu Nimir tribe in Anbar, Naeem Kawood, announced on Saturday the destruction of the ISIS headquarters in the area of Albu Hayat west of Ramadi, while pointed out to the killing of 250 ISIS elements in the region.

NEO – When Terror Victims Become the Hunters

Jim W. Dean - The worm has turned on State-sponsored terrorism. Those who planned to use terrorist military formations as the cheap regime-change tactic of this century are watching their new toy going down in flames

Israeli Army Colonel Captured in Iraq along ISIS Militants

Israeli Army Colonel Captured in Iraq along ISIS Militants An Iraqi security source said that an Israeli army colonel “Yusi Oulen Shahak” related to “Golani”...

Baghdad Not to Allow US Troops to Enter Iraq through Kurdistan...

TEHRAN (FNA) - Senior Iraqi lawmakers strongly voiced their opposition to the US government's decision to dispatch forces to Iraq in line with Washington's...

No, Thanks! Iraq Rules Out Need for US Ground Operation

On Tuesday, US Defense Secretary Ashton Carter said that the Pentagon had not ruled out conducting ground attacks against ISIL.

US Wipes Out Iraq Army Unit in No So “Friendly Fire”...

22 Iraqi Troops Killed in US Airstrikes in Ramadi TEHRAN (FNA)- Iraqi security sources disclosed that the US-led coalition's airstrikes have once again killed 22...

Iraq: US Supplying ISIS, Bombing Campaign a Hoax

A senior Iraqi legislator blasted the West-led coalition for assistance to the terrorists in his country and Syria, and said some of the coalition members are likely to soon defect the grouping to join the quadrilateral anti-ISIL alliance

Russian Bombing in Iraq to Begin

As Russian airstrikes push ISIL terrorists from Syria into Iraq, Moscow and Baghdad agreed to hit the militants in Iraq, said Hakem al-Zameli, the head of the Iraqi Parliament’s National Security and Defense Commission, according to Fars News Agency.

NEO – America’s Coalition of Treachery

Gordon Duff - There is no longer any effective or credible command structure behind any American military forces including the 16 intelligence agencies, and the up to 300,000 private military contractors and mercenaries,

Special Forces soldier dies in Iraq hostage rescue, 1st US casualty...

Jim W. Dean - A hostage rescue mission can be a once in a lifetime opportunity for Special Ops people. The story about being "along for the ride" as advisers is baloney of course.

Updated: Israeli General Captured in Iraq Confesses to Israel-Isis Coalition

USA Parliament (Intr) Foreign Minister and European Department for Security and Information Secretary General Ambassador Dr Haissam Bou Said exclusively confirms to VT that the Israeli Brigadier Yussi Elon Shahak captured by the Iraqi popular army confessed during the investigation that...

New PM Tells Obama Canada to Withdraw Fighter Jets From Syria,...

Mere hours after defeating Stephen Harper, Canadian Prime Minister-designate Justin Trudeau has told US President Obama that he will withdraw Canadian jets from Syria...

Yazidi Militias Prepare Offensive Against ISIL in Northwestern Iraq

A commander of the Yazidi forces said that Yazidi militias are preparing the operation to liberate the city of Sinjar in the north-west of...

ISIL ‘Most Probably’ Used Chemical Weapons in Iraq

As the self-proclaimed Islamic State terrorist group loses ground in Syria, diplomatic sources report that IS militants have “most probably” used chemical weapons against...

Iraq Mulling to Replace US with Russia in Anti-Terrorism Campaign

TEHRAN (FNA)- Iraq's Former National Security Adviser Mowaffak al-Rubaie underlined the necessity for replacing Washington with Moscow for joint war on terrorist groups. "The parliament...

Breaking: Israeli General Commanding ISIS Captured in Iraq

It is not Gen. Benny Ganz as he is a bit too old for field work. It is Brig. Gen. Yussi Elon Shahak and his ID number is 34356578765Az231434

Iraq shows off airstrike by new Chinese-made combat drone (VIDEO)

Jim W. Dean - The unprepared Iraqi officer corps, where real work is distained in preference to ceremonies and teas, allowed ISIS to build a major army on what the Iraqi deserters left behind.