Mar 20, 2015
BAGHDAD [MENL] -- Iraq, acknowledging the shortcomings of the military, hasapproved funding of Iranian-backed Shi'ite militias to battle Islamic Stateof Iraq and Levant.
Feb 11, 2015
WASHINGTON [MENL] -- The United States, which long warned that the Iraq Armywould need years of training, plans a major ground offensive against IslamicState of Iraq and Levant in early 2015.
Jan 16, 2015
BAGHDAD [MENL] -- The Iraq Army has begun employing an advancedRussian-origin anti-tank guided missile.
Jan 05, 2015
NICOSIA [MENL] -- Iraq, a major recipient of U.S. aid, has signed a militarycooperation accord with neighboring Iran.