Loveday Morris



Haditha has remained an outpost of resistance, but its nearly six-mile-long dam that is the country’s second-biggest producer of hydroelectric power makes it a valuable prize for the Islamic State.

  • Jul 21, 2015

The explosion targeted a marketplace filled with Shiites shopping for the Eid holiday.

  • Jul 18, 2015

U.S. and Iranian military advisers assist Iraq, but the countries don’t want to be seen as working together.

  • Jul 15, 2015

The items were found by U.S. forces during an operation targeting an Islamic State leader in Syria.

  • Jul 15, 2015

Sunni nations are worried that cash from sanctions relief will help Shiite Iran increasingly fund proxy wars.

  • Jul 14, 2015

The operation was backed by intensive U.S. airstrikes in Ramadi, the provincial capital.

  • Jul 13, 2015

Iraqi forces have bombarded the city in recent days as Shiite militias say Fallujah is their main priority.

  • Jul 8, 2015

The bomb was dropped because of a “technical fault” during a sortie that targeted Islamic State militants.

  • Jul 6, 2015

The wave of attacks was one of the most sophisticated assaults on Egypt’s powerful army in decades.

  • Jul 1, 2015

Tribal feuding, sectarian distrust and security concerns complicate the return of displaced families.

  • Jun 19, 2015
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