navigation-background arrow-down-circle Reply Icon Show More Heart Delete Icon wiki-circle wiki-square wiki arrow-up-circle add-circle add-square add arrow-down arrow-left arrow-right arrow-up calendar-circle chat-bubble-2 chat-bubble check-circle check close contact-us credit-card drag menu email embed facebook snapchat-circle facebook-square facebook faq-circle faq film gear google-circle google-square googleplus history home instagram-circle instagram-square instagram linkedin-circle linkedin-square linkedin load monitor Video Player Play Icon person pinterest-circle pinterest-square pinterest play readlist remove-circle remove-square remove search share share2 sign-out star trailer trash twitter-circle twitter-square twitter youtube-circle youtube-square youtube

Iraqi troops advance on western Mosul as Mattis holds talks

Iraqi forces advanced Monday into the southern outskirts of Mosul on the second day of a push to dri…

U.S. service member dies in non-combat incident in Iraq

A U.S. service member died Monday in a non-combat related incident in Iraq, officials said.

Iraqi forces advance on Islamic State-held western Mosul

U.S.-backed Iraqi forces launched a large-scale military operation on Sunday to dislodge Islamic Sta…

Headlines

Iraqi troops advance on western Mosul as Mattis holds talks

Iraqi forces advanced Monday into the southern outskirts of Mosul on the second day of a push to dri…

U.S. service member dies in non-combat incident in Iraq

A U.S. service member died Monday in a non-combat related incident in Iraq, officials said.

Iraqi forces advance on Islamic State-held western Mosul

U.S.-backed Iraqi forces launched a large-scale military operation on Sunday to dislodge Islamic Sta…

Pentagon cites evidence of Islamic State group 'exodus' from Raqqa

A months-long campaign to isolate and pressure the Islamic State group's self-declared capital of Ra…

Syria and monitoring group blast Turkey over civilian deaths

The Syrian government and an opposition monitoring group condemned Friday what they called Turkey's…

Military says Jan. 18 airstrikes in Libya bore critical intel

Senior U.S. military officials say the massive airstrikes that killed more than 80 Islamic State mil…

Islamic State suicide bombing at Pakistan shrine kills 75

An Islamic State suicide bomber struck inside a famed shrine in southern Pakistan on Thursday, killi…

Baghdad car bomb claimed by Islamic State kills 55

A car bomb at a Baghdad auto dealership killed at least 55 people and wounded more than 60 on Thursd…

The Pentagon could send conventional military forces into Syria

President Donald Trump wants to bring more force to bear on the Islamic State. This proposal appears…

ISIS counterattacks as Iraqi forces prepare for Mosul push

The Iraqi army has been moving troops around Mosul ahead of an expected push to retake its western h…

Travel ban risks alienating key partners in fight against ISIS

American forces were perched high on the top of the Bashiq Mountain, calling in airstrikes that poun…

Assad says U.S. troops welcome in Syria to fight 'terrorism'

Syrian President Bashar Assad said in an interview released on Friday that the United States is welc…

The 'pain train': C-130s ferry troops to Iraq, keep bases supplied

It's an often unheralded and sometimes painful task, but the resupply missions conducted by the 386t…