By Ed Sykes | 06/19/14 02:04 PM
Experts on Iran's efforts to expand its nuclear program testified before the House Armed Services Committee in Washington Thursday. The country is currently in the middle of nuclear negotiations, as security forces in Iraq continue to battle Islamist militants.
By Susan Crabtree | 06/19/14 02:37 PM
President Obama announced plans to send a team of U.S. military advisers to Iraq to try help the country's security forces beat back an al Qaeda-inspired insurgency gaining ground across large swaths of the country.
By Sean Lengell | 06/19/14 01:53 PM
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi says the U.S. shouldn't coordinate with Iran on counterterrorism efforts, despite suggestions by the Obama administration that it may be willing to work with Iran in helping squelch militant gains in neighboring Iraq.
By Paul Bedard | 06/19/14 01:37 PM
Texas Gov. Rick Perry said that the federal government has taken up every bit of spare available space in his state to house the tens of thousands of illegal children flooding over the U.S. border, leaving him with no rooms for Texans who might be left homeless in a natural disaster like a...
By Larry Elder | 06/19/14 10:52 AM
President Obama, on Dec. 12, 2011, called Iraq "self-reliant and democratic."
By Austin Bay | 06/18/14 10:41 AM
The Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant's bloody media foray into northern Iraq adds another international dimension to Syria's thoroughly internationalized civil war.
By Cal Thomas | 06/16/14 04:43 PM
“It is rather for us to be here dedicated to the great task remaining before us -- that from these honored dead we take increased devotion to that cause for which they gave the last full measure of devotion -- that we here highly resolve that these dead shall not have died in vain.” (The...
By Spencer Brown | 06/16/14 04:16 PM
While Obama administration officials downplay the military challenge in Iraq, Iran is sending combat troops.
By Susan Crabtree | 06/16/14 02:00 PM
In a rare split, Sens. John McCain and Lindsey Graham do not agree on whether the U.S. should work with Iran to beat back an insurgency in neighboring Iraq. Both Republicans are urging President Obama to take swift military action in Iraq to fight the al Qaeda-inspired Islamic State of Iraq...
By Susan Crabtree | 06/16/14 09:52 AM
The Obama administration signaled that talks with Iran on countering insurgents in Iraq may begin this week amid renewed negotiations with Tehran and other world powers over trying to reach a long-term agreement to curb its nuclear program.
By Susan Crabtree | 06/13/14 01:07 PM
With an insurgent group in control of large swaths of Iraq and quickly gaining ground, President Obama announced Friday that the U.S. could intervene militarily to help stabilize security but ultimately the country would need to solve its own problems.
By Susan Crabtree | 06/13/14 08:01 AM
President Obama faced more pressure to intervene militarily in Iraq Friday but his choices became more complicated with reports of Iran stepping in to help its besieged neighbor as Baghdad braced for an attack from insurgents. As the country careened into full-blown sectarian violence, Shiite...
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