Loveday Morris



The newly arrived include U.S. veterans who have tried to sign on with Iraqi Christian militias.

  • Mar 2, 2015

Officials called the move a response to Islamic State militants who have destroyed ancient artifacts in Mosul.

  • Feb 28, 2015

Securing the Islamic State stronghold is seen as an essential step to retaking Mosul.

  • Feb 21, 2015

WORLDVIEWS | A document circulated online also says Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi excelled in math.

  • Feb 19, 2015

Moqtada al-Sadr took the decision following reports of executions and mass killings by “brazen” militias.

  • Feb 17, 2015

Basra residents complain that the government ignores their needs while relying on the province’s oil revenue.

  • Feb 17, 2015

Politicians blame the government, which they say allows Shiite militias to act without recourse.

  • Feb 14, 2015

Iraqi security forces repelled the attack by eight would-be suicide bombers outside Ayn al-Asad base.

  • Feb 13, 2015

Militants came within two miles of the base, according to tribal fighters.

  • Feb 12, 2015

The course of true love never did run smooth, and in Basra, a city with a strong presence of religiously conservative Shiite militias, such a public display of affection inevitably risked a backlash.

  • Jan 30, 2015
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