Dec 03, 2014
WASHINGTON [MENL] -- The United States has led a Western program to form andtrain a national guard for Iraq.
Jul 06, 2014
WASHINGTON [MENL] -- The United States has established a military presencein Iraq's autonomous region of Kurdistan.
Dec 11, 2013
BAGHDAD [MENL] -- Iraq, unable to defend against Al Qaida strikes, has beenquietly allowing the dominant Shi'ite community to organize militias.
Sep 25, 2013
NICOSIA [MENL] -- Iran has launched attacks on Kurdishinsurgents near the border with Iraq.