baghdad
May 2016

Takin’ it to the streets

May 2015
Oct 2014

Dispiriting.

The Pentagon is sugarcoating the situation in Iraq

Noah Rothman Oct 20, 2014 12:01 PM

Cui bono?

“Partners” on the ground.

Unwavering equivocation.

If ISIS takes Anbar, Iraq will be cut off from OPEC

Noah Rothman Oct 13, 2014 1:51 PM

The offensive continues.

Honesty, for a change.

“Moderate” Syrian rebels less than impressed with US efforts, too.

Growing threat.

Sep 2014

“Unfortunately, there is zero coordination with the Free Syrian Army.”

On the ground.

Aug 2014

US, Iraq, Kurds team up to retake Mosul Dam from ISIS

Ed Morrissey Aug 16, 2014 11:31 AM

Too little, too late?

Jun 2014

Iraq launches offensive on ISIS in Tikrit, Mosul

Ed Morrissey Jun 28, 2014 1:01 PM

Maliki’s last gasp?

Kerry to Kurds: “United Iraq is a stronger Iraq”

Ed Morrissey Jun 24, 2014 10:11 AM

Will ISIS hit Baghdad with suicide-bombing wave?

New government by July 1 may be too little, too late.

ISIS now controls most of western border.

Sadr militia chants, “No, no to America.”

Experts: Obama should have seen Iraq unrest coming

Allahpundit Jun 17, 2014 11:21 AM

“It was very clear to people how bad these guys are.”

Quotes of the day

Allahpundit Jun 16, 2014 10:41 PM

Widening.

Will ISIS plot another 9/11?

Iraqi Kurds seize Kirkuk as army flees

Ed Morrissey Jun 12, 2014 8:01 AM

ISIS marching on Baghdad next.

Apr 2014