Powerful Iraqi Shi'ite Muslim cleric Muqtada al-Sadr met with Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi late March 27 after starting his sit-in following weeks of protests in the Iraqi capital.
The death toll from a suicide bombing at an Iraqi soccer stadium has climbed to at least 30, officials said on March 26.
The Pentagon will submit a proposal to U.S. President Barack Obama to increase the number of American troops in Iraq, the nation's highest-ranking military officer said on March 25.
U.S. President Barack Obama will meet with NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg at the White House on April 4, the White House announced on March 25.
Powerful Iraqi Shi'ite Muslim leader Muqtada al-Sadr warned of an escalation in street protests if politicians obstruct a government overhaul planned by Prime Minister Haidar al-Abadi.
Dozens of people have been killed by a suicide-bomb attack south of the Iraqi capital, Baghdad.
U.S. Defense Secretary Ashton Carter says the second-in-command of the Islamic State terrorist organization has been killed in a U.S. raid.
The Iraqi military says a major operation to recapture the northern city of Mosul from Islamic State (IS) militants "has begun."
A second Iraqi migrant to Finland was found guilty this week of a war crime for posting photos of himself on Facebook with the decapitated head of an enemy fighter.
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump said the United States should significantly cut spending on the NATO military alliance.
The United States recently opened a small Marine outpost in northern Iraq and it has already come under fire from the Islamic State (IS) group.
Prominent Iraqi Shi'ite Muslim cleric Muqtada al-Sadr has called on the government to provide every Iraqi citizen with a share of the country's expanding oil revenues.