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Islamic State threat in Iraq, Syria

US-led coalition launches 21 air strikes in Syria and 13 in Iraq since yesterday morning as fight intensifies with ISIS around Kobani - @Reuters

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Canada

Canadian man pleads not guilty to charges that he sent money and provided support to Tunisian jihadists believed responsible for 2009 suicide attack in Iraq that killed 5 American soldiers - @AP

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Islamic State threat in Iraq, Syria

US-led coalition conducts 26 air strikes in Iraq and Syria since early yesterday, joint task force says - @Reuters

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Islamic State threat in Iraq, Syria

Kurdish forces have fired rockets into Mosul in Iraq for 1st time since ISIS overran it, military says - @Reuters

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Islamic State threat in Iraq, Syria

Editor's note: Some reports Peshmerga fighters have made advances in Iraq, possibly within shelling distance of Mosul, ISIS's stronghold in Iraq. - Sean

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Islamic State threat in Iraq, Syria

US-led coalition conducts 12 air strikes in Syria, 13 in Iraq against ISIS since early yesterday, US military officials say - @Reuters

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Iraq crisis

US and Iraq beginning preparations for assault to begin by summer to retake Mosul from Islamic State militants, US military official says - @WSJbreakingnews

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Iraq crisis

Vice President of Iraq Iyad Allawi says it is 'not the time' to have a Kurdish state - @AlArabiya_Eng

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Islamic State threat in Iraq, Syria

Iraqi PM Haider Al-Abadi in London praises anti-ISIS strikes by US-led coalition, says they are increasingly effective - press conference

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Islamic State threat in Iraq, Syria

Police arrest 2 German men suspected of being members of Islamic State, federal public prosecutors office says - @Reuters

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Islamic State threat in Iraq, Syria

US-led airstrikes have 'taken more than half' of Islamic State's leadership, US Ambassador to Iraq says - @AlArabiya_Eng

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Iraq War

Tony Blair 'regrets' delay of Chilcot inquiry report into 2003 Iraq invasion - statement

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Britain general election 2015

Sir John Chilcot tells David Cameron there is 'no realistic prospect' of Iraq report being published before May general election - @itvnews

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petroleum

Iraq Deputy Prime Minister says oil price slump has reduced government revenues by 50% - @BBCKamal

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Iraq War

President Obama: 'The shadow of crisis has passed, and the State of the Union is strong'; says economy is growing, fewer troops remain in Iraq and Afghanistan

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Iraq War

US Supreme Court allows lawsuits to move forward against government contractors in Iraq and Afghanistan by declining appeals from Halliburton and KBR - @Reuters

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Iraq crisis

Canadian Brig.-Gen. Michael Rouleau says no forces were injured in Iraq, stresses exchange of fire does not signal start of combat mission - @RosieBarton

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Islamic State threat in Iraq, Syria

Canada says special forces came under fire from Islamic State militants in Iraq in past week - @CBCNews

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Islamic State threat in Iraq, Syria

200 captive Yazidis released by ISIS, Kurdish officials say - @AP

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Islamic State threat in Iraq, Syria

US and its allies conduct 29 air strikes on ISIS targets in Syria and Iraq in 24-hour period - combined joint task force

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