Loveday Morris



Iraqi officials expect the U.S. air campaign to widen in the coming days as a coalition continues to form.

  • Sep 16, 2014

The US-backed plan to recruit Sunni tribes and subdue Shiite militias is doomed, some politicians say.

  • Sep 13, 2014

After talks during Kerry visit, Saudi Arabia and other Sunni states in the region agree to boost military help.

  • Sep 11, 2014

Sunni and Shiite politicians applaud decisive U.S. action but are critical of delays to reach the decision.

  • Sep 11, 2014

Kerry makes unannounced visit to Iraq to congratulate new premier, build alliance against Islamic State.

  • Sep 10, 2014

Confirmation vote gives the U.S. an opening to expand its role in fighting the Islamic State.

  • Sep 8, 2014

The troops were aided by U.S. airstrikes, marking a sharp escalation of the American military campaign.

  • Sep 7, 2014

Families in the Shiite south threaten revenge killings against Sunnis if they don’t receive the bodies of their sons.

  • Sep 2, 2014

Officials said militants were driven from the dam in northern Iraq after being pummeled by U.S. airstrikes.

  • Aug 18, 2014

The counterattack is bolstered by U.S. airstrikes in a new phase of the American military mission.

  • Aug 18, 2014
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